Usually, celebrity professions are identified with a glamorous life and full of sensation. However, these 4 celebrities are different. In addition, they are success in building their career in the entertainment world and get a positive image; these celebrities also take advantage of their fame for inspiration. Starting from making donations in the form of money, to establish an animal protection organization. These following Indonesian celebrities deserve appreciation for their persistence in maintaining the environment.
1. Nadine Chandrawinata
This Putri Indonesia in 2005, is active as a divers and animals and environmental activist. Nadine chose to focus on the conservation of marine animals and the marine environment. This can be seen from her posts in social media that shows her daily activities which close to the sea.
This professional diver women who is born in 1984 founded SEASOLDIER.001, a community that works in the field of environmental rescue. Nadine tries to invite people to eliminate the habit of littering into the sea because it can be eaten by sea animals and endanger the animal’s life.
In 2017, Nadine was appointed as the Maritime Tourism Ambassador for the World Tourism Park Forum. In addition, Nadine has also joined WWF since 2007 to participate in preserving wildlife. She also claimed that she is no longer eating meat since high school because she cares about animals. Nadine also attends to a series of activities that discussed the importance of maintaining the environment and trash management.
2. Nadya Hutagalung
This animal activist is a former MTV VJ. She is the Global Earth Hour Ambassador and WWF Elephant Warrior. In fact, Nadya had visited Africa to see the elephant’s life there. Nadya admitted that she is very sad when she was there to see how the elephant was killed for the tusk. This elephant tusk is mostly made by humans as jewelry which is sold in various parts of the world.
Nadya Hutagalung seriousness in maintaining the environment and the survival of elephants needs to be appreciated. The United Nation Environment Ambassador has established an organization called Let Elephants Be Elephants (LEBE). Thanks to her persistence in preserving animals, this 43 year old woman was nominated in The International Green Awards for Most Responsible Celebrity category in 2015.
3. Davina Veronica
Davina Veronica is known as model also has more attention to the environment and animal welfare. Davina is known as an activist who actively spread her concern for orangutan. Through the photos which she uploaded in her instagram account, Davina often campaigned about the importance of animals and environment. She also shows how her activities as an animal activist, saving orangutan to return them in their natural habitat. She also spread information about lost pets and enters forest such as Borneo in order to save orangutans.
Except establishing an animal rescue organization named Garda Satwa Indonesia, Davina is also active as an honorary supporter of WWF Indonesia, which is the largest independent conservation foundation in Indonesia. She also didn’t hesitate to cross the river with a simple boat to hit the muddy roads for her love and care to animals and environment.
4. Riyanni Djangkaru
Surely, you must be familiar with this name. Yup, this woman is known among the public after becoming a “Jejak Petualang” host, on a private television. Although she is no longer a host of Jejak Petualang doesn’t mean Riyani stop caring about nature and animals.
Through her Linkedin account page, it can be seen that she participated with Shavesharks Indonesia. Riyani dedicates herself as an activist focusing on shark protection and conservation campaigns since July 2010. Through Shavesharks Indonesia, Riyani and the community are trying to provide education on the issue of shark in Indonesia.
We must appreciate the persistence of these Indonesian celebrities, because they care about the environment. However, not only celebrities who need to care about animals and the environment. You can also help conserve wildlife by buying Avoskin Perfect Hydrating Treatment Essence. By purchasing the product, you have donated 5% money of the price of the product to wildlife automatically.