Videos and Photos

UNICEF USA: Production of the First Plastic Brick from UNICEF USA on YouTube.

UNICEF USA: Oscar Andres Mendez, Co-founder of Conceptos Plasticos from UNICEF USA on YouTube.

UNICEF USA: Conceptos Plasticos from UNICEF USA on Vimeo.

UNICEF USA: Process to Create Bricks from UNICEF USA on Vimeo.

UNICEF USA: Children Attending Classes from UNICEF USA on Vimeo.

UNICEF USA: ED Henrietta Fore on Conceptos Plasticos from UNICEF USA on Vimeo.

© UNICEF/UNI212400/Frank Dejongh

© UNICEF/UNI212403/Frank Dejongh

© UNICEF/UNI212399/Frank Dejongh

For World Children’s Day, the children of the village of Sakassou, in the center of Côte d’Ivoire, painted their new school, made out of recycled plastic bricks blue. They took control of the school and showed the adults that they were the masters of the place. For every child, one voice.