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The Garbage Dreams Game

SUMMARY

Take on the role of the Zaballeen, who recycle 80% of the trash they collect.

RELEASE DATE 01.01.2010

Synopsis

The documentary Garbage Dreams goes inside the world of Egypt’s Zaballeen (Arabic for “garbage people”). The Garbage Dreams Recycling game invites players to take on the role of the Zaballeen, who impressively recycle 80% of the trash they collect.

Take on the Role of the Zaballeen. Start with one neighborhood, one factory, and one hungry goat. You have 8 months to build your recycling empire and get Cairo’s total recycling as high as you can.

Can you be as eco-savvy as the Zaballeen?

Funders:
ITVS, Chicken and Egg Pictures, The Corporation for Public Broadcasting, Our Children’s Earth Foundation / Tiffany Schauer

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Platforms

Web/Online

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