SAY NO TO ZIKA , HEALTHY CITY

Member

Timothy chu Say jing


Duration

June 4, 2017

Target

Hospital Medical Centre , Public city , High School


Target population

300


Target avg age

15


People impacted

10000


Sustainable Development Goal

Good Health and Well-Being


Purpose

JCI Bandar Klang believe most people know that zika virus will destroy a happiness of family or lead to loss of life. Newspaper often report that those areas which unfortunately have zika cases will be subjected to fogging (spraying mosquito drugs). However, this is only a temporary method which can not completely solve this problem.Fogging is also harmful to the body indirectly. Therefore this project let everyone together to do a meaningful thing to change the environment, so that we have a beautiful and healthy living environment. The project "Say no to Zika, Healthy City" brings together citizens to clean up and to take good care of their society and cherish the family time. Although a clean-up gotong royong (clean up) will not immediately change the environment but it educates children and adults to ensure the cleanliness and prevention of their community from zika virus attack. The project objectices as follows: 1. the need to establish collaboration between the local authority among Klang community to prevent from zika virus. 2. educating public on how to avoid zika virus, obtain knowledge of preventive control from professional who are in the right working field, to create the awareness, promoting the right information via social media and educate public about zika virus from collaborative partner. 3.establish connection and linkage for local community with state government relevant people.


Overview

i.To raise awareness by educating young people in the neighbourhood about ZIKA ii.To proactively involve young people in preventing the outbreak of ZIKA in their neighbourhood iii.To instill the mindset of keeping the environment clean within the community


Actions Taken

1
To raise awareness by educating young people in the neighbourhood about ZIKA
2
To proactively involve young people in preventing the outbreak of ZIKA in their neighbourhood
3
To instill the mindset of keeping the environment clean within the community

Accomplishments

The impact of our project will encourage the community to rely on themselves rather than chemical substances such as fogging to create a sustainable, clean environment. i. Lead a group of strangers to execute tasks effectively ii. Learn about ZIKA and relevant preventive measures iii. Build trust from within the community iv. To impact the community with positive influences, thus transforming into a healthy city.


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The impact of changing people"s environmental protection helps to protect family's health

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