Keeping Calabar clean, is a cleaning activity carried out by the YALI CROSS RIVER State Nigeria network in collaboration with CALABAR UPCYCLINING and RECYCLING group. In line with the vision of the YALI CROSS RIVER State Nigeria network which strongly in the clean and healthy environment, organized a one-day cleaning up of Calabar metropolis.
The project kicked off at 7:00 am and closed at 10:00 am with a total attendance of 28 YALI members, and other volunteers in attendance. The project serves as an opportunity to foster collaboration with the CROSS RIVER State government. During the exercise, YALI members unclogged gutters, swept the streets, removed plastic wasted in most of the markets.
Addressing the YALI team, a representative of Commissioner of environment Cross River State Nigeria thanked the YALI team Cross River State for the well-thought initiative to embark on a project such as this in Calabar metropolis.