GREEN FORMOSA AVENGERS PROJECT
Project Overview Introduction
Malaysia produce an average of 30,000 to 33,000 tons of solid waste everyday (2014), while the current recycling rates is only about 10%. The management of solid waste that are created by human activities are very important. However, the danger and potential threat of ineffective management of solid waste often remains underestimated. Therefore, in this project, we envision Malaysians to have proper waste management practice & awareness so that we have less waste in environment and create environment and economy sustainability.
Objective ďƒźTo serve and initiate effective and proper waste management practice and awareness. ďƒźProvides youth leadership development & cultural understanding through exchange. ďƒźInspires and supports others to create change in their own communities.
Project Timeline 08 Jan to 18 Feb 2017 Duration : 6 week
Project Timeline Week
IPS, Training, TtT
School Survey, Recycling Activity
Recycling Activity, Preparation
Impact Showcase, Global Village, Farewell Gathering
Main Activities -Recycling Activity: Intern will get practical experience and learn how to segregate the waste. - School Survey & Workshop: Interns will conduct survey at high schools and come out with a suitable content for workshop - Impact Showcase: Intern will present their journey with UMP students to raise awareness. - Global Village: Itâ€™s celebration of cultures from around the world where interns need to showcase about their country culture and tradition. Interns need to bring thing that portray or represent their country or culture (e.g. Flag, Traditional customer, Snack, Souvenirs, etc)
Project Location Universiti Malaysia Pahang Universiti Malaysia Pahang (UMP) is located on the east coast state of Pahang, the biggest state in Peninsular Malaysia with vast areas of rainforest endowed with a wide range of biodiversities and natural resources. It’s surrounded with natural waterfalls, beaches and hills. The is 2 different campus, which is Pekan and Gambang. The Gambang Campus is currently operating in an industrial estate about 2 and a half hours’ drive from Kuala Lumpur, via the East Coast Expressway. It’s 30km from the city of Kuantan. There is public bus operate in the campus. RapidKuantan operates to and from several spots around Kuantan, including nearby tourist spots Sungai Lembing, Bukit Gambang Resort, Pekan and Teluk Chempedak. Intern can take public bus to Kuantan with the fare of RM4.
Create awareness among the high schools student and empower them to make changes. Conduct survey in high schools and prepare for a workshop based on survey. Share and present the experience of the project to UMP students. Organize and prepare for Global Village.
Must complete all the job descriptions & commit to the whole project duration. Follow the rules & regulation Responsible, independent, proactive, open minded, have basic environment knowledge, & most importantly, willing to learn. Involve in the training, induction, gathering or any AIESEC event. Lastly, eager to develop oneself and make impact in the community & save the environment!
What We Provide Accommodation. It’s 2/4 student sharing hostel. Hostel is separated according to gender. Average walking time to the classroom is 15min. Facilities provided in the hostel: Mattress (pillow and bed sheet aren’t provided) Closet Shower room (water heater is not provided) Washing Machine Working table and chair Light and fan Water Dispenser Internet (LAN port) Transportation related to project will be provided. Pick up service and departure support. Reception is provided at bus stop in front UMP or Kuantan Airport. For reception at Kuantan Airport, certain fee will be charge for transportation.
Incoming Preparation Seminar & Farewell Gathering EP Buddy and Goodies!! (Journal Book, Sling Bag, etc) RM320 will be charge for the accommodation, transportation & EP servicing.
Places to travel
Organizing Committee President of GFA Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/muhammad.noramir.1
Exchange Manager Email: email@example.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/akardo.chong
Chin Kan Weng
Organizing Committee Exchange Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/kanweng.chin
Organizing Committee Exchange Email: email@example.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/priscilla.loh2
Facebook Page Facebook Page Link: https://www.facebook.com/gfa.ump/
Opportunity Link EXPA Link: https://opportunities.aiesec.org/oppo rtunity/798860