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The Bidayuh Community Outreach Program 2015 in SK Kujang Mawang, Serian

On 8th May 2015, the Bidayuh Community Outreach Program 2015 was successfully carried out in SK Kujang Mawang, Serian. The program, a collaboration between the Dayak Bidayuh National Association (DBNA), Institute of Teacher Education Batu Lintang Campus (IPGKBL), Institute of Teacher Education Campus Rajang (IPGKR) ALUMNI and SMK Tebakang ALUMNI, was the first of its kind which gave an opportunity for lecturers and association members involved to share experiences and knowledge for a common cause – to motivate participating parents and their children to prioritise education in their future endeavour.

Motivational Talk on Teaching as a Career and English Proficiency Workshop

On 24th April (Friday), a one-day educational program, a collaboration between IPGKBL and DBNA was carried out at the Batu Lintang Teacher Education Institute (IPGKBL). The program aimed to give exposure to rural secondary schools students on the career as a teacher, which was coordinated by Mr. George Diie, a lecturer from the institute itself and also the assistant secretary of the DBNA Education Sub Committee.  A workshop on English proficiency was also included in the program to create awareness on its

REPORT ON PESTA BIRUMUH IN SERIAN

CHIEF  MINISTER  DATUK  PATINGGI TAN SRI ADENAN SATEM ANNOUNCED SERIAN AS THE NEWEST ADMINISTRATIVE DIVISION IN SARAWAK.

CHIEF  MINISTER  Datuk  Patinggi Tan Sri Adenan Satem made the announcement at the Pesta Birumuh 2015 held at Serian Mini Stadium, which was met with rapturous applause and cheers by the audience who had anticipated the good news.

He said Serian’s elevation into the 12th division is well deserved by the people of Serian particularly the Bidayuhs who make up the majority.

“The date 11th April 2015 is a historic day for Serian because it will be a division.About 10,000 people from all walk of life turn up to watch the historical event.

Pesta Birumuh Serian 2015 (Photo Gallery)

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Pesta Birumuh Serian 2015

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DBNA Education Workshop 2015

An education workshop was organised by the DBNA Education Sub Committee on 7 March 2015. It officiated by the patron of DBNA, the honourable Dato Seri Michael Manyin Anak Jawong, who is also the current State Minister of Infrastructure and Communication. Also present at the workshop were the DBNA President, Datu IK Pahon Joyik; the President of Bidayuh Graduate Association (BGA), Associate Professor Dr. Ahi Sarok; the Chairman of the Education Sub Committee, Dr. Clarence Jerry; and members of the DBNA Supreme Council. The workshop was attended by 50 participants.

In the opening speech, Ik Pahon stressed that as a Bidayuh-based voluntary organisation, DBNA has to address some of the weaknesses and shortcoming faced by the bidayuh community, which are also hampered by lack of the financial resources, thus the need for this kind of workshop. This was further elaborated on by Michael Manyin, who in his speech reaffirmed that in the area of education, there is a pertinent needs by the community to attain the desireable level of socio-economic progress that would elevate the Bidayuh on equal footing with the other Malaysians.

Dayak kemuka perancangan bersepadu berasaskan enam teras strategik – BorneoPost Online

Dayak kemuka perancangan bersepadu berasaskan enam teras strategik – BorneoPost Online | Borneo , Malaysia, Sarawak Daily News | Largest English Daily In Borneo

Dayak kemuka perancangan bersepadu berasaskan enam teras strategik – BorneoPost Online | Borneo , Malaysia, Sarawak Daily News | Largest English Daily In Borneohttp://www.theborneopost.com/2015/03/23/dayak-kemuka-perancangan-bersepadu-berasaskan-enam-teras-strategikKUCHING: Masyarakat Dayak di Sarawak akan mengemukakan kerangka perancangan bersepadu yang berasaskan enam teras strategik utama kepada Jabatan Perdana Menteri dalam memastikan…

Council of Elders Workshop 21st March 2015

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Entrepreneur workshop 21st March 2015

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Bidayuh Beauty Peagant (Dayung Sangon) Competition 2014

Gawai Dayak used to be a very special festival celebrated by the Dayak communities from Bidayuh, Iban, Orang Ulu ,Murut,Kelabit ethnic in Sarawak. The Festival to the dayaks is specially to celeberate the the products especially padi from the farm at the end of the farming season. In conjunction with festival, the Bidayuh working committee was formed to organized Bidayuh Beauty Pageant for 2014 (Dayung Sangon Gawai beauty Pageant).