News & Updates

The Heart of Borneo Eco Challenge II is now open for registration. Organised by Forum Masyarakat Adat Dataran Tinggi (FORMADAT), a transboundary grass-root initiative that aims to increase awareness and understanding of the highlands communities in the Heart of Borneo. The challenge is an ecotourism...

Bario: After a year-long collaboration on Rural Strategic Entrepreneurship Programme in the highlands of Bario by Forum Masyarakat Adat Dataran Tinggi Borneo (FORMADAT), WWF-Malaysia and Malaysian Global Innovation and Creativity Centre (MaGIC), the programme was successfully completed recently....

“LET me tell you a story about an ancient stone table,” began Jenette Ulun, a Kelabit woman from the Bario highlands. “This story was told by my grandfather while we sat by the fireplace in the longhouse.”...

During a recent crash course which introduced the usage of GPS, basic Geographical Information System (GIS) and mapping, the unemployed youth hopes that he will have the opportunity to learn more about GPS usage and how community ecotourism zoning can be carried out to produce...