Category: Knowledge

Ahli Kerajaan Negeri dan Persekutuan Yang Menjaga Portfolio Alam Sekitar

Anggota Ahli Majlis Mesyuarat Kerajaan Negeri (MMKN) atau lebih dikenali sebagai  EXCO amat penting dalam pentadbiran sesuatu negeri. Berikut adalah Ahli EXCO yang menjaga portfolio Alam Sekitar selepas PRU14, 2018. Persekutuan – Perlis – Kedah – YB Ooi Tze Min (ADUN Bakar Arang – PKR) Pengerusi Jawatankuasa Hal Ehwal Masyarakat Cina dan Siam, Sumber Tenaga Manusia, Alam Sekitar…

#MYD2018 Training Series: The Role of CSO in Climate Negotiations

Details: As part of the MYD Training Series, Mr. Nithi Nesadurai, President of Environmental Protection Society Malaysia (EPSM) and Regional Coordinator of Climate Action Network Southeast Asia (CANSEA), will deliver a talk on how Civil Society Organization (CSO) play a crucial role in at the UNFCCC level and how observers contribute in the overall power…

One Conference, Two Zones

What is COP23? COP23 is the 23rd Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). It is the main annual meeting of all nations under the UNFCCC to build and strengthen intergovernmental climate policy. COP23 will be held from November 6-17, 2017, in Bonn, Germany. The Conference will comprise sessions of:…

Why MYD needs YOU-th

Apa tu MYD ? The Malaysian Youth Delegation (MYD) is the voice of the Malaysian youth climate movement at Conference of Parties (COP), more formally “the United Nations Climate Change Conference. Made up of dedicated and inspiring youth leaders from across the country, the delegation represents the demands of a generation working to create a…

Divestment

        One of the biggest hurdles in combatting climate change is to reduce our dependency on fossil fuels and other pollutants. However, there are individuals who still stand to profit from the industry. The only way to fix that is when the industry is no longer profitable or the business is no…

Loss and Damage

        Loss and Damage associated with climate change impacts was first discussed and initiated at the COP16 held in Cancun in 2010, as part of the Cancun Adaptation Framework. This issue which specifically focus on the context of developing countries are more vulnerable to adverse effects of climate change, including extreme events…

What Is Climate Adaptation?

        As climate change now becomes a topic more prominent than ever, it is also a time to question what we can do about it. There are two main courses of action which are commonly discussed upon and undertaken – mitigation and adaptation. Whilst mitigation attempts to address the root causes (i.e.…

What Is Climate Adaptation?

        Climate adaptation is considered a response to the effects of climate change that seeks to reduce the vulnerability of various social and biological systems thus offsetting the changes. The UNFCCC defines it as actions taken to help communities and ecosystems cope with changing climate condition. It is a process by which…

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