Tag Archive for environmental protection

FYDP Guides Engage in Community Exposure

IMG_5551The approach of the exposure was thematic and each scheduled community visit carried with it specific leitmotifs such as asset creation and equitable distribution, good governance, vulnerable groups, and environmental protection. The group processing that followed presented an avenue for discussion among the guides, as they shared their experiences in these areas, as well as reflected on how a particular program such as this (once it becomes part of the curriculum of FYDP, hopefully to be implemented in the next school year) could provide a leverage for raising the level of awareness among first year students on the social realities of the day, so that they can contribute and commit toward social transformation.

Kutzuki Village: Reworking of Community Values and Opportunities

2-self-identity-neighborhood-IMG_0031-225x300The challenge is to learn from contrasting situations in Asia as to the social and environmental strategies for engaging communities. In ecosystems throughout Asia, socially acceptable systems are sought where governments were previously more focused on commercial and private rights. There is a long term need to engage communities and support them in building their capacity to manage resources.

ENTOMOLOGY RESEARCH INSTITUTE (ERI)

eriThe institute’s mission is to create a better world through research, publications and extension activities in the realm of environment, sustainable agriculture and human welfare by evolving alternate eco-friendly technologies and by training children and farmers to become agents of environmental protection and sustainable agriculture.