A sailboat, made partially from flip-flops, takes on Africa’s biggest lake
A dhow – a traditional East African sailboat – made entirely from discarded plastic is about to set sail around Lake Victoria to raise awareness about marine litter.
UN Environment Programme
A dhow with a difference:
Rather than the traditional wooden construction, the 10-metre, 7️⃣-tonne vessel was made entirely from waste plastic collected on Kenya’s 🇰🇪 beaches. Next expedition➡️around Lake Victoria, Africa’s largest lake.