Forever Sabah Institute (FSI) is an integral part of Forever Sabah (FS): the transition towards a diversified, equitable circular economy in the Malaysian Borneo state of Sabah.

experience, learn,
transform, repeat.

The three core functions of Forever Sabah Institute within the FS ecology are:

(1) To support Forever Sabah’s teams to become effective changemakers;
(2) To provide opportunities for Sabahans and Malaysians to experience, learn from, and be transformed by FS’s work;
(3) To enable learning between Sabahans, Malaysians and others in the region and beyond.
FSI is founded on the idea that to be an effective changemaker, we must commit to extend ourselves in at least five key areas of our lives.

Forever Sabah Institute

FS team members want knowledge and skills to become more effective changemakers and achieve personal, social, economic and ecological transformation. FSI builds a web of learning spaces by weaving modular, experiential and practical curricula around FS’ projects; facilitating localised and grounded learning opportunities by Sabahans, for Sabahans, and exchanges between Sabah and others in the region and the world.
FSI training is grounded in place with various partners, particularly on the KampOng Campus for Eco-Literacy and Change.

May 12, 2020

What Does Forever Look Like? Facilitative Leadership Shows The Way...

Ashoka Fellow Cynthia Ong of Forever Sabah gives us insight into the circular economy model she is facilitating on the island of Borneo—one of the most bio-diverse regions on Earth.
Learn about the FS team’s facilitative leadership work around Sabah in their own words and images in this 2019 report.

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FSI offers its evolving modular, experiential and practical curricula throughout the year to enable facilitated learning for diverse participants local to global.

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Our Modules

Aspiring to represent a living, breathing alternative to existing educational models, we co-create our modules with the intention of mutual learning, innovation and transformation; we seek to empower ourselves and each other with the knowledge and skills to become effective change-makers.

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BIRD TAXONOMY WITH ENROE SOUDI

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APPROACHES TO PREVENTING EXTINCTION OF RARE SPECIES WITH JOHN PAYNE

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ARCGIS, QGIS & BLENDER TUTORIAL WITH SAMSUDDIN BABA

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EFFECTIVE ADVOCACY WITH DATUK DARREL WEBBER

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CREATING & ANALYSING INDIGENOUS DATA

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PLANT TAXONOMY 101

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CREATIVE & TECHNICAL WRITING

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COMPOSTING GUIDE

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CIVIL SCIENCE & COMPLEXITY

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THEORY OF CHANGE

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FOREVER SABAH RETREAT DESIGN

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CONFIDENCE AND EXPRESSION MODULE

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THEORY U

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Paddy Planting and natural Fertilizers

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