BALIKPAPAN. More than 1 year, RZ fields an ICD Facilitator in Manggar Village to mentor and support the process of empowerment especially in environmental preservation.
To improve the existing potential, RZ and Dewi Wulandari initiated to invite local people to get involved in the implementation of Urban Farming program by utilizing vacant land and yard for afforestation.
“To support the realization of clean, comfortable, and health environment, we have successfully established a waste bank and an urban farm in Manggar. Hopefully, we could apply other empowerment programs,” Dewi said.
Dewi claimed that in addition to provide green area, urban farming could also be utilized to fulfill local people’s nutrient intake level by planting various nutritious vegetables. ***