On Saturday, 19 September 2020, members of the Thai-Norwegian Chamber of Commerce and staff of the Royal Norwegian Embassy in Bangkok join a clean up in connection with the World Cleanup Day 2020 initiative in Pattaya. This activity organised by Trash Hero Bangkok in collaboration with Starboard and Amara watersport.
The Thai-Norwegian Chamber of Commerce is taking on a more prominent role in Thailand’s foreign business community in order to support actions today for a clean and green Thailand tomorrow.
One of these actions is to play an active role in the Joint Foreign Chambers of Commerce in Thailand (JFCCT)’s Sustainability Committee in order to push sustainability issues to top of the organisation’s agenda at all times. Thai-Norwegian Chamber of Commerce have two members of JFCCT’s Sustainability Committee: the CEO and founder of Starboard, a board manufacturer in Thailand, Svein Rasmussen and Eirik Mork Knudsen, Aibel Thailand‘s HSSE Manager at the plants in Thailand.
Svein Rasmussen is a world-class leader pushing sustainability issues in the region and is one of the persons behind Trash Hero Bangkok which has received global attention for their work.
The Thai-Norwegian Chamber of Commerce is proud to join Trash Hero activity again on World Cleanup Day 2020.
Date: 19 September 2020
Time: 9.00 – 12.00 hrs.
Location: The beach behind Amparam temple, Jomtien Pattaya
What to bring:
- Rubber gloves or trash pickers
- Face mask to prevent spreading from the Virus COVID-19
- Comfortable footwear
- Reusable water bottle, we provide refill drinking water
- Bring your lunch box (Non-plastic packaging – please bring bamboo/aluminum straws/cultery set instead)
- Insect reppellent spray
- Rubbish bags or reusable rubbish bag
- No sigle-used plastic allowed