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After Plastic Ban, Islamabad German Embassy Staff Distributes Cloth Bags

After Plastic Ban, Islamabad German Embassy Staff Distributes Cloth Bags
After Plastic Ban, Islamabad German Embassy Staff Distributes Cloth Bags

In order to help the government implement its initiatives in climate change and impacts, staff at the German embassy in Islamabad distributed cloth bags to citizens alternate of polythene bags.

On Tuesday, the official Twitter account of the embassy has published photos of staff members greeted by citizens from different locations in the federal capital.

Images from schools, bazaars and car parks show citizens receiving cloth bags from German embassy staff.

“After ban of plastic bags entered into force in #Islamabad, we distributed cloth bags today at a Government school, Aabpara market & Blue Area. Important to raise people’s awareness to #avoidPlastic for the sake of our environment! #Reuse is the only solution,” read a tweet posted by the German Embassy.

The administration in Islamabad recently banned plastic bags, plastic bottles and food packaging as part of the “Clean and Green Pakistan” campaign.

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