Our impact in numbers

More than 140.000 Kg of plastic have been removed from the sea.

More than 20.000 Kg of used nets have been collected to prevent sea pollution, which were used to create more than 260.000 pairs of socks.

229 fishing boats participate in the action of cleaning the sea from plastic.

Extra income was created for more than 1.000 professional fisherman.

270 seaside professional fishermen have been trained in sustainable fishing techniques.

114 unemployed people were trained in professional fishing.

2016

Enaleia’s establishment as the first fishing school in Greece

2018

Enaleia launches the “Mediterranean CleanUp” project

2018 – 2019

  • 1 port
  • 10 fishing vessels
  • 60+ fishers
  • 15.000 Kg of marine plastic collected

Top 5 most influential European climate actions by UNEP

2019 – 2020

  • 4 ports
  • 40 fishing vessels
  • 240 fishers
  • 35.000 Kg of marine plastic collected

Greece, Italy

→ Young Championship of the Earth by UNEP

2020 – 2021

  • 21 ports
  • 229 fishing vessels
  • 1000+ fishers
  • 180.000 Kg of marine plastic collected

Greece, Italy

2021-2022

  • Enaleia launches the “Bahari Safi” project in Kenya
  • 28 ports
  • 300+ fishing vessels
  • 1500+ fishers

→ Ambassador of the Mediterranean Coast 2021 award by UNEP MAP