SAMARINDA. Last Sunday (3/5), some of beneficiaries of scholarship program (Anak Juara) from Samarinda were invited to participate in the celebration of International Earth Day held in Al Kautsar Mosque, Prevab Segiri, Angklung Street, Sidodadi Village, Samarinda Ulu District.
In this opportunity they learn 5R consisted of Reuse, Reduce, Recycle, Replace, and Repair as the efforts of environmental preservation.
In addition, they also practiced how to recycle used paper into vase and stationery basket. In the last session of International Earth Day event, Ritawati, ICD facilitator, challenged them to make “Save the Earth” poster.
“It’s fun and pleasure. The material is also important to be applied in our daily life for saving the earth,” a beneficiary said. ***