Qualified Human Beings : Caring The Earth and Learning From The Earth
Eco Learning Camp Foundation or Yayasan Sahabat Lingkungan Hidup (in Indonesian) is a non-governmental organization that concerns itself in values education in particular for the young, through creating an awareness of living in harmony with nature.
Our Mission is with the people of the world creating a new habit of supporting the integrity of creation
- To build a young generation who are aware and driven for a better environment
- To develop an environmentally based values education
- To improve the quality of environment through education, conservation, research, and community empowerment
Our Community Story
The precursor of the present foundation and community has started in 2002, where several of the founder of Eco Learning Camp foundation (parents, educators, and professionals, who feel responsible for the growth of their children) started a place for children to learn and play in a open natural playground equipped with farming area and some animals like chicken, rabbit, and birds. Educational programs for visitors are always in a form of outdoor activity that integrate fun science, knowledge about nature and games that leads to values education.
Since 2014, Eco Learning Camp foundation is located at a more permanent site, Eco Camp, in northern Bandung, next to the Djuanda Grand Forest Park.