The purpose of this project is to reduce the amount of plastic leakage into the Indian Ocean in Vilanculos. This small city, located in front of Bazaruto Archipelago (Mozambique’s first declared marine protected area), has 78 km2 and 55 thousand inhabitants. Currently, the waste production is approximately 19 tons/day, being 2,7% of it plastics. During 12 months, 3R will establish. in partnership with the NGO ParCO, 2 ecopoints to receive and buy plastic waste from the local community, especially from waste pickers. The material will be sorted, processed, and sent to recyclers within and outside Mozambique.