It’s never too early to learn about safety. Students who are members of Batang Emergency Response Team from different schools in Metro Manila participate in the Rescuelympics organized by Department of Science and Technology (DOST) and Department of Education. Top left: A student shows her bandaging skills. Top right: One-man carry technique being done by two of the participants. Bottom: Students make an improvised floating device out of empty soda bottles. The Rescuelympics was part of DOST’s Science Nation Tour for the National Capital Region dubbed as “Science Festival.” Held from December 7-11, “Science Festival” aimed to promote science and technology (S&T) and its impact to our daily lives among the grassroots and stakeholders.
- Written by Maria Luisa S. Lumioan, S&T Media Service