TNKS Promotes Biodiversity Protection to Police Cadets
Sumatran Tiger Project supported Kerinci Seblat National Park’s initiative to promote “Biodiversity Protection and Introduction to Kerinci Seblat National Park Area” to students of Bukit Kaba National Police School – Bengkulu Regional Police, in Curup, Rejang Lebong Regency, Bengkulu Province, on Friday, September 21.
Bukit Kaba National Police School (SPN) Principal, AKBP Abdul Muis, S.I.K appreciated the initiative mentioning that, “The Socialization of Biodiversity Protection and the Introduction of the Kerinci Seblat National Park Area to students will be very effective because these knowledge will be spread by students throughout the Bengkulu Province.
“Students who have received these information from very beginning, will be placed in different divisions, including Criminal Investigation. They have become familiar with issues of protecting biodiversity and Kerinci Seblat National Park Area,” he said.
As many as 45 SPN officers / personnel and 125 SPN students attended the socialization event. The Head of the National Police School warmly welcomed this socialization and hoped that it could be carried out annually at the SPN.
Head of TNKS, Tamen Sitorus, supported the initiative and TNKS will continue the socialization in the future. “We (TNKS and Police) both implementing the law, we need to work together in the future,” he said.
Socialization of biodiversity protection and the introduction of Kerinci Seblat National Park area were also held at PT. Supreme Energy Muara Laboh, South Solok Regency, West Sumatra Province attended by 40 participants and at PT. Brantas Abipraya – MHP Muaro Sako, Pesisir Selatan Regency, West Sumatra Province that was attended by 40 participants. These activities received a warm welcome from the Head of the SPN. The leaders of the companies also expressed their appreciation to Kerinci Seblat National Park Authority for initiating these socialization activities.