UK Pledges £61.4m To Help Commonwealth Eliminate Ocean Plastic

Date Published: Friday 20th April 2018

Prime Minister Theresa May has announced a £61.4m package of funding to boost global research into reducing plastic waste and to help countries across the Commonwealth to stop plastic waste from entering the seas to begin with.

The UK Government announced that New Zealand, Sri Lanka and Ghana have joined the UK and Vanuatu-led Commonwealth Clean Oceans Alliance (CCOA) in an agreement between member states to join forces in the fight against plastic pollution.

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