Malaysian minister visits our green school
Panyaden School hosted a visit today by Y.B. Dato’ Hamzah Zainuddin, Malaysia’s Deputy Minister Of Plantation Industries and Commodities (MPIC). The Deputy Minister was in Chiang Mai with his team consisting of senior government officials from MPIC and the Malaysian Timber Industry Board (MTIB) as well as members of Global Innovation & Entrepreneurship (GIEF), an NGO promoting green lifestyles in Malaysia.
The Panyaden team was on hand to welcome the visitors who were keen to learn about the school’s unique education system taught in its green environs and eco-friendly architecture. The minister was particularly interested in the use of bamboo and other sustainable building materials with an eye on its applicability to Malaysia.
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