Gary Bencheghib is the founder of “Make a Change World”, an online media platform with the objective of sharing change makers and solutions to the world’s biggest problems.
Gary Bencheghib and his brother Sam rowed down the most polluted river in the world, the Citarum in West Java, Indonesia, to raise awareness on plastic pollution. Not only that, they rowed down the river in canoes made with plastic bottles and bamboo to really state their case. His campaign went viral and caught the eyes of the public, the news and even the Indonesian authorities.
This video is the debut of WowShack’s brand new video series “WowShack One-on-One”, an interview series that brings you closer to people that have interesting insights and impacts on Indonesia.
For our first ever episode, we bring you Meet Gary Bencheghib – The Guy Who Canoed Down the Most Polluted River in the World: