Awareness

Mr. Jerri Mulihin (right end), Simon Louvard (second from left) and Mr. Suhailie Kahar (second from right) with the local community in Sukau, lead by Mr. Madia Bin Top (fifth from left).

Training for Bee Farming in Sukau- Fight Nature with Nature

21st May 2015 – On the last 29th April 2015, Borneo Ecotourism Solutions and Technologies (BEST) Society hosted a training program for Bee Farming in Sukau delivered by Mr. Jerri Mulihin to 10 representatives of the local community in Sukau. The one day basic training of bee farming would be the pilot project to see […]

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A MILESTONE FOR BEST SOCIETY

Borneo Ecotourism Solutions and Technologies (BEST) Society achieved another milestone when it was selected as the finalist of the “Most Inspiring Responsible Tourism Initiative” category of 2014 Wild Asia Responsible Tourism Awards on the closing day of this year’s ITB Asia (Marina Bay Sands, Singapore). It was a double joy as Borneo Eco Tours – […]

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Project Matunggong 6/2009: Personal Financial Planning Seminar

BEST Society has been actively implementing a number of community projects including a seminar held in Matunggong which entitled “Personal Financial Planning” on the 19 th of September 2009 at Handicraft Training Centre, Kampung Pinawantai, Matunggong, Sabah . Mr Lam Kee Hing himself a member of the Panel of Advisors of BEST Society was the […]

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Mangrove Action Day in Kimihang, Kudat

KUDAT: On 28th July 2012, about 150 participants comprising villagers from Kampung Loro, Kampung Kimihang Darat, Kampung Kimihang Laut, as well as students and teachers of SK Sikuati, SMK Sikuati I and II, SK Bangau and SK Kampung Minyak showed their support in the Mangrove Action Day at Kimihang Beach here. The event is part […]

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SUKAU PRIMARY SCHOOL STUDENTS CELEBRATED WORLD ENVIRONMENTAL DAY WITH BEST SOCIETY

World Environmental Day is held every year on the 5th June. It is one of the principle vehicles through which the United Nations (UN) stimulates worldwide awareness of the environment and enhances the attention of “Green Tourism”. This year’s theme highlighted the relationship between quality of life and the health of forest with their ecosystem, […]

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Sukau Primary School Environmental Awareness Programme

Here’s toast to 18 future world leaders, for they will inherit the environment that we leave for them. There is an ancient Malay proverb which goes “melentur buluh biarlah dari rebungnya” which literally translates “when bending a bamboo plant, do it as its shoots” simply meaning that learning is beat done when at a young […]

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Kimihang Beach Environmental Awareness Campaign

Saturday, Kimihang Beach, KUDAT: It was an important day for 100 participants comprising village folks from Kampung Kimihang Kudat, volunteers from the Borneo Ecotourism Solutions & Technologies Society (BEST) and LDP Youth & Wanita Kudat when they joined forces to clean Kimihang Beach, marking BEST’s Environmental Awareness Campaign which honors an early kick-start to the […]

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KELENANAP OXBOW LAKE WEEDS CLEARING PROJECT

The Minister of Tourism and Environmental Development YB Tan Sri Bernard Dompok launched this project during the official opening of the Sukau Rainforest Lodge in 1996. Twenty tourism students from Stamford College participated in the weed clearing project at the Kelenanap Oxbow Lake in Sukau village for four days. The 300 acres Kelenanap oxbow lake […]