In partnership with Mahintana Foundation, Inc., Sarangani Province Empowerment and Community Transformation Forum, Inc. (SPECTRUM) conducted a Community-Based Waste Collection and Monitoring using Open Data Kit (ODK) Training on May 3, 2019 at Blue Room, Esma Restaurant, Brgy. Cannery Site, Polomolok.
The training was aimed to capacitate Municipal Environment and Natural Resources Office (MENRO)–Maasim, Barangay Local Government Units of Brgy. Kawas, Alabel, Brgy. Sapu Masla, Malapatan, Brgy. Tinoto, Maasim, and Brgys. Bula and Baluan, General Santos City as well as People Organizations (PO) to utilize ODK as a data gathering and monitoring tool for the coastal clean – up activities held at the abovementioned areas under the Project entitled Reducing the Effects of Destructive and Improper Plastic Waste Disposal through Upgraded Community Engagement or Project REDUCE which was implemented by the Coca-Cola Foundation and SPECTRUM. The project aims to protect and conserve Sarangani Bay from the inimical effects of poor plastic waste disposal.