THE REVEAL OF #Urbins X RWMF 2019

Kuching: #UrBins X RWMF a pilot project by a local social enterprise, Spativate, is aimed to inspire members of the public on the importance of care of the environment. It was launched on June 29 at the Kuching Waterfront.

The green initiative gave different angle about “rubbish”, and how one can be environment friendly.

This initiative, supported by the Sarawak Tourism Board is to create and give meaningful functions to the bins with creativity and “soul” added to it to make it something practical and integral in our daily lives.

15 unique and attractive bins were revealed near the waterfront steamship building during the launch, with all designs bringing motives of cool, fun and educating.

Chief Executive Officer of the Sarawak Tourism Board, Sharzede Datu Haji Salleh Askor thanked Spativate for the initiative and hoped that other agencies and organizations would be able to emulate such green initiatives.

15 “#UrBins” will be placed at Rainforest World Music Festival’s venue at the Sarawak Cultural Village throughout the festival period and after the festival, the bins will be placed throughout the various tourist attractions in the city for local and visitors to view.

Sharzede Datu Haji Salleh Askor (Center) with Seph Haini, founder of Spativate (on her right) posing with 15 #UrBins and Urbinists
Sharzede Datu Haji Salleh Askor (Center) with Seph Haini, founder of Spativate (on her right) posing with 15 #UrBins and Urbinists