Awareness talk on "Microbeads, Marine Debris & Benefits of planting trees"
The Scouts of the World Award challenges all young people aged 15 to 26 years old, Scouts and non-Scouts, to think about the global issues they value and act upon them in their local community. The projects are led in three main fields of action: Development, Peace, and the Environment.
The awareness talk is prepared by 4 SWA members (rovers) and given to Chung Hwa middle school venture, skip and teacher it was held at Scout Building, Gadong, Brunei.
Members of SWA explain the topics presented (Microbeads, Marine Debris and Benefots of planting trees) 'what is it', 'what is the problem' and 'the solution to each problem'. SWA members also explain the motive of the project and promote SWA
The objective(s) of this project is:
-To encourage your stronger involvement in the development of society by giving you the knowledge, skills, motivation, and opportunities to face today’s global challenges.
-To recognise and promote your voluntary service project in the fields of development, peace, and the environment. These take the form of long-term development projects (with a long-term vision) run individually or by a team.
-To encourage National Scout Organizations (NSOs) to develop more educational opportunities to become world citizens. These initiatives will open up new fields of action and provide genuine responsibility, through partnerships with other key players in civil society. They will reinforce community service and international cooperation.