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At Stichting Clear Water Initiative we’re always looking for partnerships with like-minded people and companies. Gemsita is one those companies. It was created by Gemma Hendra, out of a passion for board sports, for the ocean, and for wanting to share

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Water is …


It’s been a while since her last guest blog but we could drag here away from her training for the next stop on the World Kite Tour. So without futher ado, here’s a word from ms Annabel van Westerop. “We

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Beach Cleanup: The City Edition Groningen

Iedereen heeft er wel eens van gehoord gehoord, een Beach Cleanup. Afval en andere aangespoelde rotzooi van het strand halen. Maar wat niet iedereen weet is dat 80% van de troep afkomstig is van land. Stichting Clear Water Initiative wil

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An Idea Worth Spreading


Two weeks ago I went to a TEDx meeting. It was great! All those people sharing their ideas, that got me thinking.  What are ideas worth spreading? I believe I have such a story. A story which is an idea worth

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Education and Prevention


I can’t decide whether to write this in Dutch or to keep on going in English. I think it will be the latter, for that way a bigger audience can be reached and since we want to raise more awareness

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Rise above plastics


We’re staying at plastics for a moment. As said before, 80 % of the plastics in the oceans come from land. Even though in the Netherlands there is propper waste management. So how come that much plastics enters the ocean

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Inge’s Clear Water Story


Inge Feenstra, Groningen, 23/011/2015  – The General Assembly of the United Nations adopted Resolution 64/292 on 28 July 2010 in which it accepted the right to safe and clean drinking water and sanitation as a human right that is essential for

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On Tour with Annabel


He he, net terug van twee maanden Europa. Als eiland meisje is dat altijd weer een beleving! Elke twee weken een wedstrijd en tussendoor nog even snel wat evenementjes voor sponsoren en trainen natuurlijk. Heerlijk vind ik dat! Heerlijk vind

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Clear Water Day 2015 and stichting Toekomstig Ghana

stichting Toekomstig Ghana

Groningen 13/08/2015, Inge Feenstra: As you may know we proclaimed August 15th as Clear Water Day. On this day we will raise funds for Stichting Toekomstig Ghana. Who? Stichting Toekomstig Ghana, they hope to improve the life of childern that live in

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Beach Cleanup Tour 2015


Stichting Noordzee, in association with Boskalis, has organised an annual Beach Cleanup Tour. They’ve held it for three year already and this time will be the fourth. It will start on August 1st  and end on August 27th. Stichting Clear

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