The Eco Superhero

It’s never too young to teach your
kid how to save the world.

words fidz azmin
illustrations jeanette yap
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“With the abolishing of kampongs and intensification of our public housing estates, 
the number of natural outdoor play spaces for Singaporean children have also declined sharply,” observes Gwen Lee in her article, Why Kids Need Kampong Play.

However, Lee is quick to point out that a community garden, a farm in Kranji, 
a field of lalang in Punggol, or even a cluster of mimosa can be an entire universe of discovery 
for the curious child. Building the next generation of environmental stewards in Singapore isn’t that hard. You just need to take the step towards the right direction. Start by heading outdoors…”

Find out how to nurture eco-consciousness from young in Nature’s Edition.