World Cleanup Day 2023 is around the corner!
World Cleanup Day is the world’s largest one-day civic action, engaging more than 191 countries to tackle the global waste crisis, in which volunteers and partners worldwide came together to rid our planet of rubbish. It’s an opportunity for individuals and communities to come together and make a positive difference in the environment we all share.
This year, the Thai-Norwegian Chamber of Commerce (TNCC), in collaboration with the Royal Norwegian Embassy in Bangkok, Starboard, our premium member, and Trash Hero Bangkok, we are thrilled to invite you to the World Cleanup Day campaign, for a remarkable day that promises to make a lasting impact at Taco Lake.
Date: Saturday, 16 September 2023
Time: 09.00-12.30 hrs
Venue: Taco Lake (Map)
9.00-9.15 Meet at Taco lake
9.15-10.00 Welcome speech and introduction of Trash Hero Bangkok
10.00-11.30 Clean up session 1
- Group 1: Start walking on the road at May Market through the soi to Taco Lake
- Group 2: Paddle boards in the canal from Starboard HQ to Wat Bangplee Yai Nai
11.30-12.30 Clean up session 2
- Group 1 and 2 back to Taco Lake, sort trash, weigh trash and record amount of trash
- Keep recyclable trash
- Move other trash to the trash truck
Let’s come together, roll up our sleeves, and make a positive impact on our environment. Together, we can create a cleaner, greener, and more sustainable future for all.
Svein Rasmussen founded starboard in 1994. It all came from the vision of bringing innovation, quality and inspiration to the world of wind and water. Together with riders and partners around the world, Starboard and Tiki strive to be the best in the world and for the world. And today is the World’s leading Windsurfing and Paddleboarding brand, based in Thailand. Innovation is what drives us at Starboard, coupled with the idea that limits are often in our minds. No matter the context, our team will double down and keep designing equipment we believe can lead to an exciting future, challenge today’s status quo and bring forward innovation.
About Trash Hero
Trash Hero is a global volunteer movement, led, supported, and governed by Trash Hero World. At our heart is a growing grassroots network of chapters: unincorporated, community-based organisations that run our programmes. Each is affiliated to Trash Hero World and their national Trash Hero organisation if one exists. Currently, the network extends to 20 countries around the world: Indonesia, Thailand, Malaysia, Myanmar, Singapore, Czech Republic, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Switzerland, Poland, Holland, Georgia, Germany, USA, Australia, and Japan.
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09:00 - 12:30