Our friends who live off the grid are greatly affected by COVID, they need help! Target community of the Bateq tribe along Sungai Tembeling, Pahang (close to Kuala Tahan) include Kampung Kuala Atok, Kampung Yong, Kampung Tabung, Kampung Dedari and any other 6 of the neighbouring communities. Provisions such as rice, noodles, salt, eggs, canned food, flour, tapioca, tea, etc. We will also supply blankets, towels and where possible, Lifestraw 2.0 water filters & easy use SunKin
𝑪𝒐𝒎𝒎𝒐𝒏 𝑯𝒐𝒖𝒔𝒆 𝑮𝒆𝒄𝒌𝒐 also known as Wall Gecko. You might be aware of their existence by their waste-dropping stains on walls, fabrics or home furniture. Actually, they do not cause any risk to humans. They don’t transfer deadly diseases like mosquitoes or cockroaches nor do they bite and suck blood from humans as bed bugs do. In fact, they help reduce various insects by preying on flies, mosquitoes and moths. Look behind paintings hung on the wall, among piles o
𝑴𝒐𝒔𝒒𝒖𝒊𝒕𝒐𝒆𝒔, have been around since the Jurassic period. That makes them about 210 million years old! They can spread several diseases, as it travels from person to person. This female Aedes mosquito (in the video) is just starting to feed on a person’s arm. The bumps from bites are caused by saliva. Most people have minor allergic reactions to the saliva, which cause the bite to swell and itch. To prevent mosquito bites and disease spread, ECOMY reminds everyone to
Thank you to amazing Yayasan Hasanah - ECOMY is happy to report that we have successfully & fully completed our task to support the village of Yong (Kampung Yong), along the Tembeling River, Pahang. The village now has clean water supply, powered by an outstanding submersible solar water pump, individual Life Straw 2.0 units for each home, individual Sun King Pro solar lights, 2 toilets with the best views of Tembeling River (complete with solid sewage system), a large wakaf
In this series of Wildlife In The City, ECOMY introduces you to the 𝑭𝒊𝒄𝒖𝒔 𝒃𝒆𝒏𝒋𝒂𝒎𝒊𝒏𝒂, a member of the ‘Fig’ family and is one of the few 'strangling' fig species. They are native and ecologically important in tropical and warm temperate areas. This plant develops aerial & fibrous roots from its branches and sends them straight down through the air if they are aerial. When reaching the ground, these roots grow into the soil, thicken and become additional ‘trunks’.
𝑻𝒂𝒑𝒊𝒓𝒖𝒔 𝒊𝒏𝒅𝒊𝒄𝒖𝒔 also known as The Malayan Tapir (tay-per) - Aren’t they adorable? Their outlook has a combination of a pig and elephant, which might confuse many people. In fact, they are most related to horses and rhinos! Around half of the world’s Malayan tapirs have been lost in the last 40 years, estimated fewer than 2,500 remain in Southeast Asia. Hunting and mass deforestation are blamed for the decline in numbers. Make our responsibilities not only to pro