BNM: Connecting Palauan youth with their plants and culture
Project Funded by: Government of India
Ten girls and six boys from Koror Elementary School, grades 6th through 8th participated in a pilot project established by the Belau National Museum in connection with their newly opened “Cycle of Life” exhibition. There were five demonstration projects from each of the 5 Cycle of Life themes. The five themes include Cheroll (Childbirth) and Omesurch, Omengat, and Mo-Tuobed (Herbal Hot Bath Processes and Ceremony); Mesei (Taro Patch); Omenged (Fishing); Bai (Chief’s Traditional Meeting House); and Kemeldiil (Funeral).