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Top 5 Charities that are fighting to protect our world's oceans | How you can get involved!

Plastic pollution is a global crisis. Plastic marine litter affects at least 267 species worldwide including sea turtles, whales, dolphins and marine birds. A huge amount of plastic litter ends up in our oceans every year. Plastic pollution does not only affect marine life and their environment, it also affects mankind. To put the dilemma into perspective, we are all affected by plastic litter on a daily basis - almost 3/4 of European drinking water is polluted by plastic. Plastic chemicals absorb into the body - 96% of Americans age 6+ test positive for BPA. Each year, plastic consumption increases...


The Plastic Crisis & How It Is Killing Our Oceans | How You Can Make a Difference!

The Plastic Crisis & How It Is Killing Our Oceans | How You Can Make a Difference!

The Plastic Crisis & How It Is Killing Our Oceans | How You Can Make a Difference!

Our oceans are dying! | Get inspired by our favourite brands & people helping to protect our world’s ocean...

Our oceans are dying! | Get inspired by our favourite brands & people helping to protect our world’s ocean...

Olas is committed to producing clothing which protects our environment. We are always happy to find more inspiring people leading the way...

Olas is a brand inspired by the ocean and nature, we are committed to protecting our environment by using recycled materials to create our surf and yoga leggings.

The awareness of the plastic crisis is becoming more and more prominent; people are spreading the word and individuals are becoming more educated about how important it is to live sustainably.

Brands, ambassadors, charities, beach lovers and surfers are jumping on board in a bid to protect the...


Peace and plastic pollution in The East | Surfing and yoga in Sri Lanka and India

Peace and plastic pollution in The East | Surfing and yoga in Sri Lanka and India

Sri Lanka. An island full to the brim in culture, colour, love, fruit, palm trees...and plastic pollution. 

Pure paradise meets threats from the modern world. Plastic litters beautiful beaches like shells once did, it litters the streets like greenery once did. 

Plastic has crept into this wonderful island's everyday life. Sri Lankan's burn their general waste and unfortunately a lot of this waste is now plastic. As a result fumes of burning plastic pollutes the air. It is evident that plastic has sadly been subconsciously accommodated. This is nothing new but can we change it?


The more developed Western world can...


Surfers not street children | Ntando | The Journey: Part 1

Surfers not street children transform lives through surfing and mentorship. It is a project that empowers ex street children as they move towards adulthood. The team of former street children, who are now top surfers, are not only committed to their own continued transformation and journey towards independence but are ambassadors and role models for other kids still on the streets as well as an advocacy voice on the phenomenon of street children.

This film shot by production house Ruwac gives insight into Nando Msibi's story. Ntando was orphaned as a young child and lived...