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eXXpedition sailing vessel SV TravelEdge

We need a multidisciplinary approach to solve the plastic pollution issue. eXXpedition is a series of all-female sailing voyages investigating the causes of and solutions to ocean plastic pollution. Whether you're a sailor, teacher, engineer, photographer, scientist or CEO, eXXpedition is looking for women from all over the world to learn about the problem firsthand and use their skills to solve it.

There are 5 trillion fragments of plastic floating on the surface of our oceans.

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Benefits

  • See first-hand the impact on plastic pollution in remote locations
  • Take part in workshops to help you identify how you can apply your skills to tackling plastic pollution
  • Become part of the eXXpedition community of amazing women

Challenges

  • You must identify as a woman to take part
  • Fundraising is required to cover the cost of your voyage

Making a difference

Over 175 women from 40 different nationalities have sailed onboard eXXpedition since 2014.

There are hundreds of other ways to solve plastic pollution

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Photo Credit: Sophie Bolesworth