Break Free From Plastic

YOUTH

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.

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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.

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Break Free From Plastic Youth Ambassadors 2022

Get to know the current roster of BFFP Youth Ambassadors this 2022.

ASIA-PACIFIC

Laras Nauna Izzati Daminiyart
Sahabat Laut, Indonesia

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, Thailand

Kai-Yuan Tsung
Heirs to Our Oceans, Taiwan

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
India

Maleesha Gunawardana
The Pearl Protectors, Sri Lanka

Melissa Chen
Seas of Change, Australia

Africa

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

Latin-America

Renee Purcait
Let’s do it Panama, Panama

Giovanna Maria da Costa Corrêa
Circula CT, Brazil

Isabella Ikeda Leite
UFSC Plastic-free, Brazil

Europe

Amy Meek
Kids Against Plastic, UK

North America

Caroline Sunuwar
MASSPIRG Students, USA

Bodhi L Patil
SeaDragon Studios, Ocean Uprise, Canada

Amelia Eichel
Wonderfil, USA

Get in touch with us

For inquiries please email tiara@breakfreefromplastic.org