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NZ High Commissioner supports ‘no plastic bags’ effort

News 8 Jun 2018

New Zealand High Commissioner, Jonathan Schwass pledged to support Vanuatu’s efforts to beat plastic pollution at the ‘No Plastik Bag, Pls’ exhibition at Alliance Française Monday night.

He pledged that:

· We ( NZHC) pledge to implement a no single-use plastic policy in our High Commission office

· We ( NZHC) pledge that whenever our High Commission has meetings or conferences or functions, we will ask the venue/contractor for a plastic-free event.

· We ( NZHC) pledge that our High Commission will assign a person to be our environment representative, who will look at ways our office can reduce our plastic footprint

Source: Vanuatu Daily Post