Break Free From Plastic


Break Free From Plastic Youth is the movement of youth organizations and young leaders within BFFP that represents their generation’s increasing repudiation against single-use plastic. This movement of young people is led by the BFFP Youth Ambassadors, a group of leaders from all around the world who are working towards lasting solutions to the plastic pollution crisis.

Why should you join?

Get access to news, capacity-building training, and support from the Break Free From Plastic Movement.
Interact, discuss, and learn from other youth leaders from all around the world.
Discover similar projects that can be replicated in your own local community.
Join campaigns done simultaneously by young people globally to direct attention towards real solutions and systemic change.

How can I join?

1. Join the movement through this sign-up form
2. If you are registering your youth organization, choose “Youth Group / School-based group”
3. If you are an individual youth leader, register as an individual supporter. Note that you will be considered an individual youth leader only if you are 30 and below.

Break Free From Plastic

Youth Manifesto

The Break Free From Plastic Youth Manifesto presents the demands, commitments, and plans of action of members of the BFFP Youth Network against the growing plastic pollution crisis. This document was created during the BFFP Youth Summit 2022.

Mighty Ocean

A Mighty Ocean is a documentary created by the BFFP Youth Ambassadors of 2021. Six youth leaders from Indonesia, India, Ghana, and Brazil give us a glimpse of how they personally experience climate change, and show their stance as young people who are demanding change from plastics producers and policymakers.

Break Free From Plastic Youth Ambassadors 2022

Get to know the current roster of BFFP Youth Ambassadors that are organizing this summit.


Laras Nauna Izzati Daminiyart
Sahabat Laut, Indonesia
Kai-Yuan Tsung
Heirs to Our Oceans, Taiwan
Rd Sarah Rauzana Putri
Indonesia Plastic Bag Diet Movement (GIDKP), Indonesia
Tomoko Ikuta
UNICEF Young People’s Advisory Board (UNICEF YPAB), ASEAN Youth Advocates Network (AYAN), Thailand
Jairus Ismael Ligones Chiu
Kabiling Lunhaw, Philippines
Jedryc Romero
KalikaSan Pablo, Philippines
Amos Christudas
Coastal Students Cultural Forum, India
Shashank Prabhu
Waste Warriors Society, India
Abhishek Rawat
Nature’s Buddy, India
Kabya Chamling Rai
Maleesha Gunawardana
The Pearl Protectors, Sri Lanka
Melissa Chen
Seas of Change, Australia


Esther Maina
Kenyan Youth Biodiversity Network, Kenya
Brian Gichuki Mathenge
Githurai Social justice Movement and the Ecological Justice Movement-Kenya, Kenya
Taylen Reddy
Zero Waste Durban, South Africa
Junior Victory Ogodo
SEDI, Nigeria
Anyanwu Joseph
Stop Ecocide International, Nigeria
Nasra Juma
Nipe Fagio, Tanzania
Gwokyalya Joyce
End Plastic Pollution, Uganda


Renee Purcait
Let’s do it Panama, Panama
Giovanna Maria da Costa Corrêa
Circula CT, Brazil
Isabella Ikeda Leite
UFSC Plastic-free, Brazil


Amy Meek
Kids Against Plastic, UK


Caroline Sunuwar
Bodhi L Patil
SeaDragon Studios, Ocean Uprise, Canada
Amelia Eichel
Wonderfil, USA

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