Environmental Awareness: Oil Drilling & Plastic Pollution

Introduction Environmental awareness is the first fundamental step towards environmentalism, which is the ideology that illustrates the importance of human respect, responsibility, and protection towards the Earth (1). There are thousands of environmental issues that weigh down on our Earth today. Learning about the cause-and-effect of some problems that harm our environment is a great… Continue reading Environmental Awareness: Oil Drilling & Plastic Pollution

The Ban on Single-use Plastic Bags in Rwanda: Can Preventing Pollution Do More Harm Than Good?

Rwanda is one of the smallest eastern countries of the African continent and home to about 12 million people. Rwanda is known as the land with “thousand hills,” beautiful savannas, abundant wildlife, and fascinating valleys. Because of the plethora of resources Rwanda hosts, it was victim to mass genocide in the 1990s, which is is… Continue reading The Ban on Single-use Plastic Bags in Rwanda: Can Preventing Pollution Do More Harm Than Good?