Waste craft training in Merak

Merak 9th June 2019: Sakteng Wildlife Sanctuary in collaboration with Dungtse Central School organized a Waste craft training in Merak, Sakteng and SWS headquarter, Phongmey. The local people and school students were trained by 10 students and two teachers from Dungtse central school who were in turn trained by officials from Samdrup Jongkhar Initiative (SJI). It involved training mainly local women in making various products from plastic wastes including carry bags, mats, cushions, baskets and purse.  The training was conducted as a part of the project in SWS funded by Bhutan Trust Fund for Environmental Conservation (BTFEC).