Progress Against Plastic

Progress Against Plastic

Plastuck. Let’s be honest, we have a problem. The problem is getting worse. Maybe there is some merit in playing the blame game. Sure, some individuals and collectives are worse than others. If one looks at the statistics, some entire countries are worse than others....

Tackling the Problem of Electronic Waste

Tackling the Problem of Electronic Waste

How to tackle the growing problem of electronic waste Have you ever wondered what happens to electronic waste? Most of it goes to landfills which puts them at risk of leaking harmful substances into the environment. The US-based Environmental Protection Agency...

Progresif Heroes: Eyon Ukoi

Progresif Heroes: Eyon Ukoi

Starting out as a little-known farm stay in Lamunin, Eco Ponies Garden has grown to become a popular spot for ecotourism and for reigniting youth interest in sustainable farming. Under the vision of its founder, Eyon Ukoi, the garden is also taking the lead in...

Tasbee Stingless Bees

Tasbee Stingless Bees

Along the old Tutong Road, in Kg Sg Kelugos, is a stingless bee farm that is frequently visited so much that its owner, Hj Mitasby Hj Mamit, has become an authority on the matter. When Hj Mitasby set up the Tasbee Meliponiculture Farm in 2009 (meliponiculture means...

Borneo Global Issues Conference

Borneo Global Issues Conference

The greatest challenge of our time is climate change and there’s no denying the fact that as global citizens we have a responsibility to take care of the Earth. And the first step to caring is generating awareness through channels that will reach the most ears and...

Asia Pacific Rain Forest Summit 2016

Asia Pacific Rain Forest Summit 2016

Rainforests play an important role in maintaining the earth’s well-being and with more than half of Brunei covered with rainforest, Brunei saw a need for forest management and to hold a three-day summit. The Asia Pacific Rainforest Conference, which was attended by...

Young Media Advocacy Workshop

Young Media Advocacy Workshop

Social media is big and it’s here to stay – forever. The use of traditional media channels like print, TV and radio has evolved in the new era and it is now the age of new media. Now, with the help of the Internet, the use of online media is just a click of a button...

Exploring Brunei

Adventure begins with just one step into the outdoors and Brunei Darussalam is our Abode of Peace that’s just waiting to be explored! So whether you want to see the urban sights or get away from it all and surround yourself with nature, there’s something for everyone....

ISB 12th Borneo Global Issues Conference

ISB 12th Borneo Global Issues Conference

Ahh, the beauty of interschool learning – for the past 11 years the International School of Brunei (ISB) has been organising an interschool meet up, where they use a model United Nations conference simulation, which spreads awareness of the responsibilities we have as...

Square Foot Gardening

Square Foot Gardening

So you want to be healthy and have the idea of growing your own vegetables and herbs, but if you haven’t got the space, don’t want to buy loads of pots, or dig up half of your lovely grass lawn, there’s a simple solution you may not have heard of. As the name...