FINDING SUSTAINABLE SOLUTIONS TO OUR SOCIAL AND CIVIC PROBLEMS
Frequently asked questions
Why the name " KORU " ?
Koru name and symbol are inspired by the Maori tribe in New Zealand , it signifies growth, creation and rebirth. The inward curve represents return to its beginings and sustainability in nature, which is the essence of our organisation.
What is Koru’s Zero Waste School Program?
A school is known for its students and when we say Zero Waste School, we don’t just mean the school premises but the children there, to be the Zero Waste Ambassadors in the community they come from. The Changemakers, the Leaders as we may call them. Children are our future and through this program we intend to create a healthy, equitable, safe and sustainable future for all of us.
Why is segregation of waste important ?
Waste segregation is important not only to reduce the impact it has on the environment, but also health issues that can arise from waste and toxins that have been improperly disposed of. Waste segregation is also an economically beneficial prospect because it makes recycling much easier.