Villimale’ Cleanup 2016

Its been nearly four years since dustbins and signboards were first placed on the beaches of Villimale’. With the time that’s passed, some of the bins are now worn out, and the boxes they were placed inside have been subject to much wear and tear. It has also been a year since a community cleanup […]

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Litter Audit 2014

We have started our litter audit process for 2014 this weekend. Training was conducted on Friday and the audit for the east beach sample site was carried out on 20 December Saturday. There is one more training scheduled for Wednesday 11 am for new volunteers. This is to audit sample sites from the Barbecue Beach […]

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Waste Audit for Villingili Beach

Over 40 Kgs of waste accumulates on the beach per day! And over 14 tonnes of waste per year are accumulated on the beaches of Villingili. This is a large amount of waste for a small beach. EXTRAPOLATION OF BEACH WASTE AUDIT TOTAL SQ AREA AUDITED (FT) 26,745.00 TOTAL MASS OF WASTE COLLECTED (GRAMS) 72,775.00 AVERAGE […]

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Litter Audit for K. Villingili Beach 22 December 2012

A total of three sample sites was selected on the East beach, which is the most commonly used beach by picnickers. One (Site 1) from the main area under the trees where people choose to camp under the shade, one (Site 2) from near and containing bushes (Heylhifah), one (Site 3) from one of the […]

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Sweden Needs More Trash, Because It Has Turned All It’s Got Into Energy

Sweden Needs More Trash, Because It Has Turned All It’s Got Into Energy | Co.Exist: World changing ideas and innovation. Maldives could learn a thing or two from our European friends – A solution for our country’s waste management problems at Thilafushi; turn waste into energy! To read more about Thilafushi on Wiki click here

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