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Day2 at ASEAN Power Shift

Day 2 Recap!  By Merryn Chong (MYD15) Moving into day two at the ASEAN Power Shift! The Malaysian delegates started the day early with a brief meeting on what to look forward in drafting the National Position Paper in the policy track with other delegates. While that happened, the other session was focused on knowledge…

Day1 at ASEAN Power Shift

How lucky that the nine Malaysians youths are to be able to join the first ever ASEAN Power Shift happening in Singapore. While everyone is busy mingling around and gaining new knowledge from the various activities and sessions organized, the day quickly came to an end. The first daily update is brought to you by…

6 Ways to Celebrate a Climate Friendly Ramadan

Buka Puasa at a local Mosque

6 Ways to Celebrate a Climate Friendly Ramadan by Mohammad Shakirin Bin Shahrul Jamal (MYD15) SATU: This Ramadan, we should eliminate the use of Styrofoam containers and plastic cutlery to serve iftar (the meal after sundown that breaks the fast). Consider alternatives such as plant-based containers and plastics that are compostable or organize a waste-free iftar, where patrons bring their own containers…

Malaysia Climate Change Awareness Survey

This 24-26th July, a team of 10 from Malaysian Youth Delegation will participate in the ASEAN Power Shift as a Malaysian delegation. With that, they need to prepare a national position paper related to climate change to be discussed. Thus, they have come to ask for a favour from you. Each and every single one…

Malaysia Showed ASEAN Leadership on Gender Issues on Climate Change

Women, Family and Community Development Minister Datuk Rohani Abdul Karim

Malaysian Youth Climate Change Society (Persatuan Belia Perubahan Iklim), welcomes the statement made by Minister at the Ministry of Women, Family and Community Development Datuk Seri Rohani Abdul Karim. She said, “Asean must implement a standard operating procedure (SOP) to mitigate climate change”, during the recent “ASEAN Regional Workshop On Gender Issues On Climate Change…

ECO Newsletter during UNFCCC Sessions by CAN

ECO Newsletter

Today’s ECO Newsletter is finally out! Hot off the press from the UN climate negotiations in Bonn #SB24. Get the latest NGO take on proceedings… http://eco.climatenetwork.org/ ECO is a newsletter providing insides on the current happenings in the negotiations. And perhaps more importantly, what should happen at the negotiations from Climate Action Network (CAN’s) perspective. The publishing of…

UNFCCC Intersessional Meeting

Bonn 2015

UNFCCC Intersessional Meeting? As I was waiting to board my flight to attend the UNFCCC Meeting in Bonn-Germany, I lost count the number of times I was asked, “Isn’t COP usually at the end of the year?” Annually, there are usually 2 to 4 intersessional meetings. These meetings happen either in the UN offices in Bonn-Germany or…

Tayangan Rebung: Do The Math – Global Divestment Day

Tayangan Rebung: Do The Math - Global Divestment Day

28 February 2015, Kuala Lumpur- Power Shift Malaysia organised Tayang Rebung: Do the Math – Global Divestment Day, a climate change documentary-movie screening at Rumah Titi, a community home in Titiwangsa. The event started with a ice breaking session followed by a brief explanation and discussion on what Climate Change is and what is being done about it.…

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