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Perla në Qese / A Pearl in a Plastic Bag

Language: English

The biggest threat to the Lake Ohrid is the modern age waste. Plastic waste being the most dangerous. It envelops the beautiful pearl of Lake Ohrid in a plastic bag. Besides for its beauty, the lake is known for having the highest biodiversity in the world taking into account the number of endemic species per surface area. But for how long?
This video is produced to sensitise the inhabitants of Pogradec region about the value, beauty and threat of waste to the lake, with the aim to inspire and motivate all generations to better manage their waste by reducing, reusing and recycling it.

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Place/region: Lake Ohrid, Pogradec, Albania, Macedonia, Eastern Europe
Type: Video report
Production and personalities:
Director: Srdan Duranovic
Participant: Samuel Geiger, Andrea Cane, Ilir Prifti
Publisher: Craft Film Collective
Coproducer/sponsor: Eurpean Union; UNESCO; ICOMOS; IUCN; ICCROM
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Original: Video.MP4
Location: EV only
UMVS reference: SYNAV-2019-11-21-000518-CLT-EU-SD
Rights holder: Craft Film Collective