WORLD Feature: Young Palestinians launch initiative to reduce plastic use in blockaded Gaza

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Feature: Young Palestinians launch initiative to reduce plastic use in blockaded Gaza

Xinhua

09:04, August 01, 2020

A Palestinian young woman sews fabric bags inside a workshop in Gaza City, on July 26, 2020. Baraa al-Madhoun and Ghadeer al-Saqa, two young Palestinian women from the blockaded Gaza Strip, spend long hours sewing fabric bags, dedicated to their initiative of reducing the use of plastic bags in the coastal enclave. Together with five other natives of Gaza, they launched an initiative called My Bag that distributes fabric bags among shop owners and customers with the idea of changing the mindset of the Palestinian society. (Photo by Rizek Abdeljawad/Xinhua)

Palestinians sew fabric bags inside a workshop in Gaza City, on July 26, 2020. Baraa al-Madhoun and Ghadeer al-Saqa, two young Palestinian women from the blockaded Gaza Strip, spend long hours sewing fabric bags, dedicated to their initiative of reducing the use of plastic bags in the coastal enclave. Together with five other natives of Gaza, they launched an initiative called My Bag that distributes fabric bags among shop owners and customers with the idea of changing the mindset of the Palestinian society. (Photo by Rizek Abdeljawad/Xinhua)

A Palestinian young man sews fabric bags inside a workshop in Gaza City, on July 26, 2020. Baraa al-Madhoun and Ghadeer al-Saqa, two young Palestinian women from the blockaded Gaza Strip, spend long hours sewing fabric bags, dedicated to their initiative of reducing the use of plastic bags in the coastal enclave. Together with five other natives of Gaza, they launched an initiative called My Bag that distributes fabric bags among shop owners and customers with the idea of changing the mindset of the Palestinian society. (Photo by Rizek Abdeljawad/Xinhua)

A Palestinian young woman sews fabric bags inside a workshop in Gaza City, on July 26, 2020. Baraa al-Madhoun and Ghadeer al-Saqa, two young Palestinian women from the blockaded Gaza Strip, spend long hours sewing fabric bags, dedicated to their initiative of reducing the use of plastic bags in the coastal enclave. Together with five other natives of Gaza, they launched an initiative called My Bag that distributes fabric bags among shop owners and customers with the idea of changing the mindset of the Palestinian society. (Photo by Rizek Abdeljawad/Xinhua)

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