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Hello and welcome back to the hottest pod on record. The Tech for Good Live Podcast. With the entire planet ablaze, some of the volunteers here at Tech for Good Live have decided to spend another hour in front of screens to talk about all the key topics going down this week.
And what a blistering show we have lined up for you. We talk about my Tom’s favourite subject - waste and recycling! What a treat.
We hear about the roasting that International aid organisations took from the University of Oxford.
And is Meta going to bask in the glow of appreciation for its first annual human rights report? Hold onto your earbuds everybody - this one is going to be a scorcher!!!
Stat of the week
The big plastic count results are in and the shocking results suggest that the UK’s homes produce 96.6 billion pieces of plastic packaging waste a year, with only 12% being recycled in the UK.
Charity news of the week
New study finds NGOs are more focused on internal dynamics than resolving how their organisations fits into the world we're in:
Tech news of the week
Meta published its first annual human rights report:
Short and medium train journeys to be free in Spain following similar move in Germany to provide €9 train tickets:
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