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Saturday / Dec 22, 2018 /

The Brand Laureate names Yasmin Rasyid, Founder and President of EcoKnights, Brand Influencer and Community Leader of the Year 2018

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Yasmin received the award in recognition for her effort in developing sustainable communities, and also in her excellence in building EcoKnights is a prominent brand recognised in Malaysia.

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Tuesday / Dec 04, 2018 /

The state of the environment in Malaysia

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The interview highlights the importance of addressing the basic morals of an average Malaysia and the social and economic elements of mobilizing and inspiring more younger Malaysians to make a better difference.

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Monday / Oct 29, 2018 /

The Introverted Leader

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Leading as a Perceptive Leader If you are an introvert like me, and happen to be leading a non-profit, I can totally understand our struggles. We have been told that our passion, insightfulness and visionary approach form our strengths and it is no surprise that often INFJ individuals make great leaders for humanitarian causes. Yet…

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Saturday / Oct 27, 2018 /

The accidental social entrepreneurs

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by Su Aziz (source) The WIEF initiative AKEPT-WIEF Social Enterprise Forum took place on 22 – 23 October 2018, at ISTAC in Kuala Lumpur. 279 participants attended its 11 sessions manned by 35 speakers. Here is a summary of its Masterclass 2 on ‘Social Enterprise and Community-led Development’ that featured Malaysian social entrepreneurs Yasmin Rasyid…

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Wednesday / Oct 24, 2018 /

The 11th Kuala Lumpur Eco Film Festival 2018: Forest, Water And Climate Change

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Malaysia’s first and longest-running environmental film festival, the Kuala Lumpur Eco Film Festival, returns for it’s 11th installment this year. Under the theme, “Forests, Water and Climate Change”, the film selections will tackle these issues and the environmental heroes that are making a difference in these areas. We find out what’s in store from Yasmin Rasyid,…

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Saturday / Oct 13, 2018 /

500 peserta jayakan jalan santai Sungai Bunus

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KUALA LUMPUR, 29 Sept (Bernama) -- Hampir 500 peserta menjayakan program berjalan santai di Sungai Bunus (Bunus FW4R 2018) yang dianjurkan oleh Jawatankuasa Komuniti Sungai Bunus di Taman Rekreasi Kolam Tebatan Banjir Sungai Bunus, di sini, hari ini. Acara jalan kaki santai sejauh 3.5 kilometer yang dimulakan seawal 7 pagi dan disertai pelbagai lapisan masyarakat... [ read more ]
Saturday / Oct 13, 2018 /

500 join walk for clean rivers

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KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 29 (Bernama) – Around 500 children and adults gathered at the Sungai Bunus Retention Pond near the Tasik Titiwangsa public park today at 7am to take part in the Bunus Fun Walk 4 River 2018.

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Monday / Sep 24, 2018 /

World Rivers Day: The Rehabilitation of Sg Bunus

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The Sungai Bunus Action Group was formed in 2015 under Local Agenda 21 of DBKL, to improve the river quality of Sungai Bunus, and to create more riverine green spaces for the public in the city. We find out more about the efforts that went into the rehabilitation and conservation of this 9km long river that meets Sungai Klang at Kampung Baru and discuss how better river governance and management can make Sungai Bunus into a public green and recreational space.

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Monday / Sep 24, 2018 /

World Rivers Day Celebration, the 2018 Bunus Fun Walk for River

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President of EcoKnights shares with the listeners of Bernama Radio on the Upcoming World RIvers Day Celebration, the 2018 Bunus Fun Walk for River.

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Monday / Sep 24, 2018 /

Role of Schools, Parents and Local Councils in Making Sure Straws are Banned

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Role of Schools, Parents and Local Councils in Making Sure Straws are Banned. A recent television interview with our president, Yasmin Rasyid, on the government’s recent ban on straws in KL, Labuan and Putrajaya

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