Heroes - Keeping up with T.H.B.
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Keeping up with trash hero borneo
Every year about eight million metric tons of plastic end up in our oceans. Trash Hero Borneo (THB) have been focusing more in ocean cleanups. THB held events for divers and snorkelers to collect the rubbish floating not only on top of the ocean but also deep inside. Besides that, they taught volunteers coral restoration and awareness.
Beach cleanup activity has slowed down as THB have been invited to talk about the awareness journey; to name a few, as global conservation speaker in ADEX 2018 at Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre, conservationist speaker during Malaysia International Dive Expo (MIDE) 2018 in Kuala Lumpur, as well as being a panel speaker for OPEN FORUM plastic pollution. The co-founder of Trash Hero Borneo, Monica Chin also organized awareness talk to the local Sabahans especially to the youths such as Seri Insan Borneo School and University Malaysia Sabah, as well as raising awareness to the hospital's staff and the rural people, to name a few.
Read more on TE Issue #10.
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