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Katrina Khan Roberts

Single Use Plastics by Katrina Khan-Roberts

June 2018 | Articles by Youth

I live in a Small Island Developing State (SID), vulnerable to contemporary global changes and challenges. This is intermingled with mismanagement of natural resources and processes. This ranges from the demand for raw materials to poor environmental p …

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Beating Plastic Pollution in Agriculture: Towards Innovative Recycling by Jhannel Tomlinson

June 2018 | Articles by Youth

Agriculture represents a critical share of the economies of Small Island Developing States (SIDS), specifically island nations like Jamaica where the sector contributes 7.9 per cent of national GDP (World Bank, 2018). With most agricultural chemicals a …