Singapore, with nearly half the island covered in greenery now, seeks to transform itself from a ‘garden city’ into a ‘city in a garden’ in the next decade. This edition of Singapore Insights on 5 October let our friends learn more about the strategies and progress towards this vision. We arranged a dialogue with Ms Kalthom Latiff of the National Parks Board, which was followed by a guided walk through the HortPark.This was followed by a guided tour of 158 Cecil Street - winner of the Skyrise Greenery Awards in 2011, hosted by its lead architect Mr Kelvin Kan.
SIF-NYC Collaborate to Build Regional Network of Young Changemakers
Singapore International Foundation (SIF) and National Youth Council (NYC) ink a three-year Memorandum of Understanding (MOU), formalising their partnership and commitment to collaborate on the ASEAN Youth Fellowship.
Perspectives of an ASEAN Community from Around the Globe – SIF Launches Volume III of ‘Singapore: Insights from the Inside’
To commemorate Singapore’s chairmanship of ASEAN this year, the SIF has brought together perspectives from friends across the globe on what the ASEAN identity means to them and how Singapore has and can contribute towards a better ASEAN...
Collaborating Across Abilities and Cultures
About 350 participants from 12 countries attended the Arts & Disability International Conference 2018 to share developments in the area of arts and disability.
Enhancing Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Services Programme in Surabaya
Some 200 Indonesian healthcare workers in Surabaya, Indonesia have been equipped with enhanced knowledge and skills to assess, treat and manage child and adolescent patients with emotional and behavioural issues. This follows a two-year...
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