Hall of Fame Award 2009
Ms Tan Puay Hoon, President of RAS, was awarded the Hall of Fame Award by the World Toilet Organization (WTO) on 4 December 2009 for her distinguished contributions to advocating clean restrooms for everyone in Singapore.
The award was presented by Mr. Jack Sim, the Founder of WTO and RAS.
For more information, please visit http://www.worldtoilet.org/resources.asp?no=4
Environmental Health Stewardship Award 2009
RAS was awarded the Environmental Health Stewardship Award 2009 on 18 July 2009.
This award recognize the work of professionals and organisations that have contributed to our community in the area of environmental health.
The award was presented by Mr. Bernard Fortheath, the President of International Federation of Environmental Health.
For more information, please visit http://www.soceh.org.sg/content/view/40/1/
Eco-Friend Awards 2009
Ms Tan Puay Hoon, President of RAS, was awarded the Eco-Friend Awards under the Non Government Organisations category on 10 July 2009.
The annual EcoFriend Awards were initiated and launched in 2007 by the National Environment Agency to give recognition to individuals who have taken the initiative to care for the environment.
The award was presented by Dr. Yaacob Ibrahim, Minister for the Environment and Water Resources. [View Video]
For more information, please visit http://app2.nea.gov.sg/ecofriend_awards.aspx
Social Entrepreneur of the Year 2006
Mr Jack Sim, Founder of RAS, was awarded the Social Entrepreneur of the Year at the inaugural ceremony on 16 February 2006.
This award, honouring those with sharp business skills and a kind heart, was launched by the Switzerland-based Schwab Foundation for Social Entrepreneurship together with The Straits Times.
The award was presented by Dr Vivian Balakrishnan, Minister for Community Development, Youth and Sports.
For more information, please visit www.schwabfound.org/socialentrepreneurssummit.htm
Singapore Green Plan 2012 Award
In 2004, Mr Jack Sim, Founder of RAS, was awarded the Singapore Green Plan 2012 Award by the National Environment Agency (NEA) for tackling the public health concern about dirty and poorly maintained toilets; and bringing a fresh perspective and approach in dealing with the issue locally, as well as internationally.
Seen here receiving the award from Mr Lim Swee Say, the former Minister for the Environment.
5 June 2004, ENV Minister Presents The Inaugural SGP 2012 Awards, NEA News Release