Superhero inspires young Ugandians to live sustainably

Green Gloria is the creation of Ugandan cartoonist and illustrator, Benjamin Buhamizo. The comic was awarded by the Embassy of Sweden in Kampala during their ´Facing the Climate´ collaborations - a SI initiative to promote sustainable lifestyle.

Since October 2017 the biggest Ugandian daily New Vision´s and their youth section Toto Magazine has run the comics of Green Gloria,  the superhero who fights climate change, plastic monsters and environmental saboters. The comics is reaching out to 33000 young readers and 8000 schools. The character has become well known in Uganda and is also used in a number of schools educational programmes.