BANDUNG. More than 1 year, RZ fields an ICD Facilitator in Sukaneglasari Residence, Neglasari Village, Bandung , to mentor and support the process of empowerment especially in environmental preservation.
To improve the existing potential, RZ 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 Neglasari. Hopefully, we could apply other empowerment programs,” Yunika, the chairwoman of Neglasari, said.
Yunika 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. ***