Hosted by Universiti Malaya 2030 is the target year to achieve the 17 Sustainable Development Goals, including “SDG13: Climate Action”. Without immediate actions to combat the climate crisis, we may have to face extreme weather, floods, droughts and sea-level rise by 2030, with dire consequences. The world’s top climate scientists have told us that limiting…[ read more ]
KUALA LUMPUR: Main market-listed Pimpinan Ehsan Bhd (PEB) has announced new appointments to the board as part of its transformation strategy. Jonathan Law, who was previously the non-independent non-executive director has been redesignated as the interim non-independent non-executive chairman of PEB effective 21 April 2021, succeeding Tan Sri Rozali Ismail who has stepped down earlier….[ read more ]
When Joe Biden was inaugurated as the 46th President of the United States, one of his first actions was to sign an executive order on tackling the climate crisis at home and abroad. It included rejoining the Paris Climate Agreement, and more broadly, putting the climate crisis at the centre of United States foreign policy…[ read more ]
STORIES : Empowering Malaysians To Live Sustainably, Yasmin Rasyid Brings A Special Message On International Women’s Day.
A different kind of mother by any standards and certainly the right woman for International Women’s Day, Dr. Yasmin Rasyid is a marine biologist by profession and an environmentalist by passion. She champions sustainable living and leads by example through her work, her beliefs, and her non-governmental, youth-led environmental organisation called EcoKnights. Founded in 2005…[ read more ]
NEWS : Inspiring Individuals : Teddy Bear Doctor and EcoKnights founder Yasmin Rasyid empowering communities in their own way
PETALING JAYA, December 8 — Dr Madhusudhan Shanmugam or fondly known as the Teddy Bear Doctor, is known for taking to the streets to treat underprivileged communities unable to afford proper medical treatment. As he goes the extra mile to help those in need, another heroic figure — biologist and founder of EcoKnights Yasmin Rasyid…[ read more ]
As the world celebrates Earth Day at home this year, it is important for us to know that physical distancing does not mean we can’t still come together to do better for the environment. To commemorate this year’s Earth Day, together with Employee Engagement, we would like to introduce some activities that will help us…[ read more ]