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Nparks Volunteer Event

NParks Conservation Volunteers take care of the natural environments in Singapore, focusing more on the primary and untouched forests and reserves. Their main duties are to focus on conservation of protected environments ans wildlife, as well as to create awareness and education among the people. During this conservation orientation, we learned about the different natural …

SIP Meeting

I went down to meet Ling Fang the Assistant Manager from Social Innovation Park (SIP) to discuss about collaborating for my residency.Social Innovation Park dabbles in a lot of areas and expertise, focusing on change making and social improvement. Of those areas, I was most interested in the nature programs they practiced. Kids Nature Awareness …

Designing Environments

Singapore has very limited options for people to design and choose the environments that surround them. In fact many of the environments that people live in are artificial and prefabricated that don’t respond to their desires. The lack of autonomy in our living spaces and cities is especially important because we are surrounded by metal …

Advocating Change

This was a short workshop and seminar where we learned the impact that words have on influencing the ideas and choices people develop.The most interesting detail was the fact that nearly 70 percent of people believe themselves to be altruistically motivated. However, the same proportion also believe others in the world are not altruistically motivated. …