Would you expect plastic pollution in the ocean to affect a remote island? Carried by ocean currents plastic tends to collect in certain places — like Christmas Island in the Indian Ocean. A place known for its diverse and unique wildlife has one of most polluted beaches on the planet. And there are others. _ The message here is simple. We all have a responsibility to reduce our use of plastics. You may not think you can help but every one of us can! There are some really simple things that can help in a big way. Try starting with one ☝🏻 thing. You’ll be surprised just how easy it is. _ ✔️Stop using plastic straws ✔️Carry a reusable water bottle ✔️Bring your own cup to the coffee shop ✔️Pack lunch in reusable containers ✔️Say no to plastic utensils ✔️Skip the plastic produce bags ✔️Opt for items NOT packaged in plastic ✔️Recycle _ Video 🎥: @bbcearth #stopsucking#noplasricstraws#nooneuse#reducereuserecycle#noplasticbags#plasticoceans#plasticpollution#wecare#StartWithoneThing#onething#responsibility#beinghuman#fewandfar#fewandfarwomen
Perhaps my favourite tribe in South America - the #kogi people of #Colombia
Those eyes... I could look at this portrait all day... just imagine the stories this man could tell... #kolkatta#india#portrait
Awesome expressions from around the world... this time in #Kolkata - #india
My all time favourites - playing on the banks of the mighty #zambezi
Deep inside the #slums of #Delhi I found this gorgeous little girl. She was sick, malnourished and very shy. I produced this balloon out my back pocket and you should have seen the smile on her face...