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Replanting mangroves

Stopping pollution and restoring mangroves CLEAR Community is always looking for new ways to engage communities, reduce pollution and improve the environment. Based at the Waste Bank at Caykung, near Nusawiru, intern Tri Setyorini Saputri, Agricultural Engineering graduate explains the importance of protecting ecosystems from plastic pollution and how CLEAR…

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Kick your plastic habit this February!

What is Plastic-Free February? For the last 4 years, CLEAR Community has risen to the challenge to avoid single-use plastic (as far as possible) for the month of February – and we’re asking YOU to do the same! It isn’t easy but by really examining your plastic habits, you realise…

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Takling sachet culture

Reducing plastic usage CLEAR encourages communities to embrace the six Rs as the guiding principles for reducing waste output: Rethink, Refuse, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Repair. To address the severe problem of littering by sachets made of single-use plastic, CLEAR is piloting refill stores at the village recycling centres (waste banks)…

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Join the November 2021 WorkOut4WasteWarriors

What could be better? Get fit while making the world a better place. Joining the WorkOut Just choose your favourite exercise, set yourself a target for the month, and sign up to start fundraising: https://donate.giveasyoulive.com/campaign/work-out-for-waste-warriors-2. It could be running, walking, cycling, swimming, gym, paddle-boarding… The choice is wide and it’s yours….

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Village Recycling Success

Despite COVID restrictions, CLEAR has helped five village waste management systems (Waste Banks). In the four months to August, 2259kg of waste was recycled, including 881kg plastic. With no municipal waste collection services, this is waste that would have been burnt or eventually have found its way into the rivers…

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Meet our Trustees

Here at CLEAR Community we have a great group of trustees using their varied expertise to help us empower communities in Java. Get to know them and see how they support our vision of providing Indonesians with effective waste management solutions and sustainable living practises. William – Chair Who I…

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