Modesta Wisa

Modesta Wisa

(Dayak – Indonesia)


Schedule :

Friday, May 3rd
  • 9.30 – 10.30
  • 12:00 – 12:30
Saturday, May 4th
  • 13:45 – 16:00


Modesta Wisa, a young Dayak from Manjalin, West Borneo, is the Founder of Sekolah Adat Samabue. After completing her Diploma in Environmental Health Science, instead of pursuing a career in the city, she chose to return to her village so she could work with young people, women, and traditional communities to preserve nature, culture, and the traditions of their ancestors. Supported by Green School and Mother Jungle.

About Sakolah Adat

Create a forum to connect traditional leaders and young people to continue traditional knowledge that has become the way of life of indigenous peoples. Creating independent, creative and intelligent indigenous children in the modern era while still carrying and maintaining their identity as indigenous people. Make young people proud of customs and culture.

Talk Summary

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