Development

3.visit tutuwon (3)

Bengkoka Living Water Phase 5 – Kg Tutuwon : A Way To Break The Cycle Of Poverty

Pitas – Long journey for a day visit to Kg. Tutuwon, Pitas on the last 9th December 2015. BEST Society initiative to organize a gravity water project in Kg. Tutuwon is quite challenging than other community projects. Back to BEST Society’s vission, we aim to improve human life, where at the same manner the people […]

DSC_0226

Bengkoka Living Water Phase 5 – Kg Lugu : 365 Days Non-Stop Running Water Vs 100 Days Running Out of Water

22nd August 2015 – As early as six at the morning, a group of team from Borneo Ecotourism Solutions and Technologies (BEST) Society left Kota Kinabalu for three hours journey to Pitas. The team was welcomed by Pastor Inggi and escorted the team to Kg. Tutuwon to meet Pendeta Jonius. Bengkoka Living Water Project Phase […]

eco farm

BEST Society visit to Signal Hill Eco Farm

2nd July 2015 – Led by Mr. Albert Teo, Borneo Ecotourism Solutions and Technologies (BEST Society) and some of its members drop over to Signal Hill Eco Farm on the last 1st July 2015. 3 members of Organic Farm Phase 2 from Sikuati, Kudat also came for the visit. The purpose of this visit was […]

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 […]

Mr. Timothy Teo, on behalf of his father, Mr. Albert Teo, receiving the grants award from Shell

Sharing Privilege – Borneo Ecotourism Solutions and Technologies (BEST) Society received Sustainable Development Grants Award 2015 from SHELL Malaysia

Thursday 7th May, 2015 – Another on the go for BEST Society after receiving Grants from Shell on the last 7th May 2015 under the category of Sustainable Livelihood. Organic Farming phase 2 is a continuous project supported by Shell with community involvement in Kg. Rampai Besar, Kudat, Sabah, Malaysia. Shell has given BEST Society […]

New roof for the kitchen building

Improvement for the student hostel, Asrama Bantaran Joy Centre (ABJC)

Tuesday 17 March, 2015 – BEST Society paid a visit to Asrama Bantaran Joy Centre (ABJC) for an inspection on the renovation work. ABJC is a student hostel that provides accommodation to students from nearby villages to attend school at Sikuati without having to go through hours of travelling from their house. However, this hostel […]

Susan Soong (left) receiving the award

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 – […]

Discussion with the villagers of Kobon

Assessment Trip to Kg Kobon and Kg Mandamai

On August 2, 2014, BEST Society and SkyCommunity visited the village of Kg Kobon to follow up with the villagers that received water tanks in Pitas Bengkoka Living Water Project Phase 4. A total of 30 units of 400 gallons water tanks were delivered to them on the 9th July, 2014. After interviewing a few […]

Signing of MOA between Mr. Albert Teo (BEST Society), Martin (Land Owner), Dr. Heng (Sabah Society) and Baton Bijamin (Director & GM of BET)

A Milestone for Camp Lemaing – Sir Hugh Low Expedition Camp

  16th April 2014 is a significant date for Camp Lemaing when the Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) between Borneo Eco Tours (BET), BEST Society, land owner Martin Moguring and Sabah Society was signed for the development of Camp Lemaing – an ecotourism operation near Minitinduk Gorge, Village of Kiau, Sabah. The community based ecotourism project […]

DSC_7900

Bengkoka Living Water Phase 4 – Kg Kobon

A total of 30 units of Weida 400 gallons blue water tanks were delivered to 28 families in Kg Kobon on 9th July, 2014. BEST Society and joint-organizer Skycom representative, Justin Ng, handed over the water tanks to the village representative, Joseph Murondok after they had successfully transferred the water tanks across the Bengkoka River […]