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Youth Webinar Panellists Share Practical Ways to Reduce Plastic Pollution

Youth Webinar Panellists Share Practical Ways to Reduce Plastic Pollution

Plastic pollution has been one of the most persistent environmental threats to both lives on land and in the oceans. A durable material made to last for centuries long, plastics are accelerating climate change at every stage of its lifecycle....

Env. Protection | Tzu Chi Foundation

A Call for Youth Action to tackle Food Security Issue

A Call for Youth Action to tackle Food Security Issue

Food security threats are real, but not without a solution. Besides supporting local produce, we can switch to a more sustainable lifestyle to help mitigate climate change and food security issue.

Env. Protection | Tzu Chi Foundation

A doctor spares no effort in conserving the environment

A doctor spares no effort in conserving the environment

There are more to environmental conservation than just recycling and reducing plastic wastes. A detailed sharing by Dr. Ho Eu Chin has enlightened us on how much of wastage could be avoided in our daily lives.

Env. Protection, People | Tzu Chi Foundation

A Green Charity Fair that Leaves no Waste Behind

A Green Charity Fair that Leaves no Waste Behind

At its annual Festive Charity Fair, Tzu Chi Singapore collaborated with a hospital and an international school to turn "useless" food waste into “useful” compost. Not only did the practice reduce the amount of waste produced, it also helped to protect...

Env. Protection, Miscellaneous | Tzu Chi Merit Organization

Residents Learn to Reduce Waste at the Source at an Eco Learning Journey

Residents Learn to Reduce Waste at the Source at an Eco Learning Journey

During one of the Clean and Green Singapore learning journeys this year, some staff from WOW Kampung and a group of residents paid a visit to the Tzu Chi Eco Awareness Centre. Through interesting games and informational talks by volunteers, the visitors..

Env. Protection | Tzu Chi Foundation

Kindergarteners Learn to Protect Mother Earth on Sports Day

Kindergarteners Learn to Protect Mother Earth on Sports Day

On Tzu Chi Great Love PreSchool’s Sports Day, preschoolers and their parents joined efforts to complete each fun activity. Recyclables were used as teaching aids during the event, to guide the little ones to do recycling to help protect Mother Earth.

Education, Env. Protection | Tzu Chi Foundation

Kidney Patient “Works Out” Regularly at Tzu Chi Recycling Point

Kidney Patient “Works Out” Regularly at Tzu Chi Recycling Point

An avid sportsman sank into despair after he was diagnosed with kidney disease. Through the ongoing support and encouragement of his family and friends as well as Tzu Chi volunteers, he gradually emerged from his gloom and started “working out” at a...

Env. Protection, People | Tzu Chi Foundation

Youth Power—Towards Zero Waste!

Youth Power—Towards Zero Waste!

A group of Youth Corps members visited the Tzu Chi Eco Awareness Centre to promote the environmental cause to fellow youths. Through peer outreach, they aim to encourage young people to take action to protect the environment and care for Mother Earth.

Env. Protection | Tzu Chi Foundation

Right Faith Brings Blessings and Peace During the Seventh Lunar Month

Right Faith Brings Blessings and Peace During the Seventh Lunar Month

Volunteers from Tzu Chi Merit Organisation held the Auspicious Seventh Lunar Month Prayer Ceremonies in various zones in the community to promote Right Faith, environmental vegetarianism, and the true meaning of “Por Dor” (i.e. relieving sentient beings..

Env. Protection, Miscellaneous | Tzu Chi Merit Organization

Tzu Chi’s Youth Volunteers Help Clean Up East Coast Beach

Tzu Chi’s Youth Volunteers Help Clean Up East Coast Beach

Geared up with gloves and trash tongs, a group of tertiary students participated in a cleanup activity at East Coast Beach. Soaking in sweat under the scorching sun, the youths painstakingly picked up the trash they spotted. During the process, many...

Education, Env. Protection | Tzu Chi Foundation

A Lesson about Mother Nature

A Lesson about Mother Nature

Students from the Tzu Chi Parent-Child Bonding Class had an enriching and fun weekend with their parents as they explored the beauty of the mangroves and observed the flora and fauna that inhabit Sungei Buloh Wetland Reserve.

Education, Env. Protection | Tzu Chi Foundation

Litter Picking and Recycling@LitteRally 2019

Litter Picking and Recycling@LitteRally 2019

How much trash on our streets is actually recyclable and how much of it is not? At LitteRally 2019, Tzu Chi volunteers guided people to sort the recyclables that they had personally picked up from the neighbourhoods.

Env. Protection | Tzu Chi Foundation

Tzu Chi’s First Eco Awareness Carnival in Singapore

Tzu Chi’s First Eco Awareness Carnival in Singapore

Tzu Chi Foundation (Singapore) held its first Eco Awareness Carnival at the bustling Bedok Town Square. With 15 different themed exhibition zones, as well as games and health talks, the event drew curious visitors, who gained valuable knowledge about...

Env. Protection | Tzu Chi Foundation

Go Green, Go Vegetarian, and Reduce Plastic Waste!

Go Green, Go Vegetarian, and Reduce Plastic Waste!

The Tzu Chi Collegiate Youth Association held an eco-camp to promote vegetarianism and plastic waste reduction among youths. The camp programme included interactive games that gave the participants an insight of how consuming less meat and reducing...

Education, Env. Protection | Tzu Chi Foundation

An Elderly Volunteer Spends her Golden Years Meaningfully

An Elderly Volunteer Spends her Golden Years Meaningfully

Hoo Soo Moi got herself an office job after retirement, but found that she still had a lot of time to spare. So she started volunteering with Tzu Chi and discovered that there is so much she can do in her golden years!

Env. Protection, People | Tzu Chi Foundation

Unleashing the Power of Youth: Day Camp for Tzu Chi Teenagers’ Class

Unleashing the Power of Youth: Day Camp for Tzu Chi Teenagers’ Class

Students from Tzu Chi Teenagers’ Class enjoyed a fun activity on the Henderson Waves Bridge during an excursion in the school holidays. They also bravely approached members of the public to promote environmental protection to them.

Education, Env. Protection | Tzu Chi Foundation

Tzu Chi Launches Newly Revamped Eco-Awareness Centre

Tzu Chi Launches Newly Revamped Eco-Awareness Centre

The newly upgraded Tzu Chi Eco-Awareness Centre is designed to convey the message of environmental protection in a lively and interactive manner. “Ocean World”, one of its newly added exhibition zones, depicts the dire situation of marine plastic...

Env. Protection | Tzu Chi Foundation

A Fun Learning Eco-Workshop for Teachers!

A Fun Learning Eco-Workshop for Teachers!

Tzu Chi held a game-based eco-workshop at Mee Toh School, with the aim of inspiring and guiding school teachers and principals to implement environmental education in schools.

Education, Env. Protection | Tzu Chi Foundation