Youth Power in the Journey to Solution: “Cyclove”
It was almost 20 minutes that the ambulance standing helpless was crying out loud in the abundance of different vehicles on the road beside our campus. It woke me up just when I fell asleep after a long day of school. Not only the noise pollution created by that, but what could have been the situation of the patient in the ambulance.
This is not a rare situation. Sometimes you might think it is just a waste of money or energy if you take a vehicle to somewhere. Because you could walk faster than how fast a vehicle can move in a traffic jam that has not ending.
Bangladesh, a beautiful country, is located in South Asia. It is green and is enriched with natural beauty.
However, it is getting polluted day by day. A main source of pollution anywhere including Bangladesh is the increasing number of different vehicles. Bangladesh is also one of the poorest countries in the world and the environmental issue will be another catastrophic effect on the issue.
In short, as the Adventure Club of Chittagong puts it, Automobiles are driving us.
There is no problem or matter in the world that could not be solved. All that is needed is will and believe in what you’re doing.
The new generation of Bangladesh, youth, is trying to answer a solution to this issue. Watch this short video to see what they offer:
This multimedia story is part of an assignment for Voices of Our Future a program of World Pulse that provides rigorous digital empowerment and citizen journalism training for grassroots women leaders. World Pulse lifts and unites the voices of women from some of the most unheard regions of the world.