World Environment Day’s call to end plastic pollution

PUBLISHED: Tue, 05 Jun 2018 14:55:59 GMT


One million seabirds and 100,000 marine mammals are killed every year over plastic waste. The alarming rates have seen the world dedicate this year’s environment day on beating plastic bags. Coletha Ruhamya, Director General of Rwanda Environment Management Authority joins CNBC Africa to discuss the impact of the ban on plastic bags which is in place since a decade ago.


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