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Kinshasa residents fed up of 'rivers' of plastic waste

SHOTLIST: KINSHASA, DR CONGO. 18 MAY 2019SOURCE: AFPTV -WS a river covered with plastic waste in the centre of Kinshasa city-MS a river covered with plastic waste in the centre of Kinshasa city-CU a river covered with plastic waste in the centre of Kinshasa city-CU plastic waste SOUNDBITE 1 - Eric Katankupole, resident of Kalamu area (man, Lingala/French, 20 sec):"It started between 2003-2004, the piling up of plastic waste and the people who throw away plastic waste. Especially when it rains, everyone benefits from throwing garbage in the rain in the Kalamu River." FRENCH: "Ça a commence en 2003-2004, l'entassement des déchets plastic et les gens qui jettent les déchets plastics . Surtout lorsqu’il pleut , tout le monde profite de jeter les ordures sous la pluie dans la rivière de Kalamu." -CU of a water seller walking on plastic waste -WS of a water seller walking on plastic waste -WS of Lambert Mukwemuvi looking at the plastic waste-WS plastic waste in the residential area of Limete SOUNDBITE 2 - Lambert Mukwemuvi, retired official (man, French, 12 sec):"We have to choose places to throw away the rubbish. We mustn't throw them in the gutters. Now there are floods all over the fields." FRENCH: "Il faut qu’on choisissent des endroits ou jeter les immondices. Il ne faut pas qu’on les jette dans les caniveaux . Maintenant il y a des inondations partout dans les parcelles." -WS plastic waste in the residential area of Limete - CU of plastic waste- MS of plastic waste- MS of plastic waste ///--------------------------------------

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