On the 7st July 2013, Sunday, Environmental Action Centre Sabah with Mahandoi Village’s “Jawatankuasa Kemajuan dan Keselamatan Kampung”(JKKK) and Community-Led Environmental Awareness for our River (CLEAR) organized a Candle Making From Used Cooking Oil Workshop at Mahandoi Hall. About 50 participants from Mahandoi and nearby village were involved in this workshop.
The workshop started with welcoming speech from Mahandoi’s JKKK Chairman, Mr. Range Mojikol following with speech from CLEAR Chairman, Mdm. Winnie Jimis. Mr. Range Mojikol talk about the importance of maintaining the Village’s natures and save it for future generation while Mdm. Winnie Jimis said that we can conserve and maintaining the environment especially the river from our action at home. The workshop continues with brief talk about waste management and water pollution by Ms. Anzella Juwilin followed by candle making from used cooking oil demonstration lead by Ms. Sela Zaee Petrus from EAC Sabah. One of the participants said that the workshop was very useful for them and they will continue implementing what they learn at home. By starting one simple environment friendly activity at home, it will contribute big changes to our environment. Clean, Conserve and Care.
Any interested party wants to learn about Candle Making from used oil can contact Ms. Sela Zaee Petrus, 088-253192 (O) or email to email@example.com