As part of their giving back to community program, 11 people from iLAB for Entrepreneurs Bali participated in our interactive training of Think Global Act Local at Zero Waste to Oceans – Community Environment and Skills Center in Sawangan, Nusa Dua Bali.
After being introduced to R.O.L.E. Foundation, each participants got an eco-passport sponsored by DPG Nusa Dua. After that they went to different stations to learn more about environmental problems and solutions in Bali. They learned about deforestation and problems related to oceans like unsustainable fishing and plastic pollution. They also did paper recycling, soap upcycling, training on waste management, 7 types of plastics, 3, composting, seed bank, seedlings, seed balls, herbs identification, tried Indonesian traditional herbal drink (jamu), making tie-dye using natural color from sappan wood and tried traditional weaving.
They also enjoyed traditional cakes and lemon grass tea. All fund raised during this interactive training will goes to environmental education of women and local children of Bali.