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Successful Applicants for MYD2015

Thank you for the support and your application. We have received lots of amazing application and below are some of the successful applicants to join the Malaysian Youth Delegataion – MYD2015 to UNFCCC COP21 in Paris. We apologise for those who are not selected and we will get contact you shortly. Mohammad Shakirin Bin Shahrul…

Hilary Chiew & Dr. Gary Theseira on Climate Change – Shifting Blame?

CA_220415Later this morning Sir David King the British Foreign Secretary’s Special Representative for Climate Change of will be giving a keynote at a forum sustainability and green growth.Tonight he talks to young Malaysians about his concerns about climate change.  What would have otherwise been a welcomed intervention raised eye-brows among some because a flyer advertising the evening talk notes seemed to diminish Malaysia’s efforts, noting that our emission levels were 80% of the UK’s and rising. Is this just a storm in a teacup or does it signal underlying dynamics of climate change politics?

This is a report by Sharaad Kuttan.

 

Dr. Gary Theseira on The Politics of Climate Change

Dr. Gary Theseira on The Politics of Climate Change

Dr. Gary Theseira on The Politics of Climate Change

Dr. Gary Theseira, Deputy Undersecretary at the Environmental Management & Climate Change Division, Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment, Malaysia, on The Politics of Climate Change.

Hailed as the answer to climate change in 1997, the Kyoto Protocol has failed in its goal to curb global carbon emission. In the lead up to this November’s United Nations Climate Change Conference in Paris, we speak to Dr. Gary Theseira, Deputy Undersecretary at the Environmental Management & Climate Change Division, Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment, Malaysia, about the principle of common but differentiated responsibilities and the politics of climate change.

Beginners Guide to UNFCCC

Reading Materials A Beginner’s Guide to the UN Framework Convention and its Kyoto Protocol – UNEP & UNFCCC 2002 Glossary of Terms: https://sites.google.com/site/unfcccyoungo/resources-readings/glossary Accronyms: https://sites.google.com/site/unfcccyoungo/resources-readings/acronyms The Climate Change Advocacy Toolkits http://www.southernvoices.net/en/news/programme-news/687-the-advocacy-toolkits.html Background on UNFCCC: The International Response to Climate Change: http://unfccc.int/essential_background/items/6031.php Fundamental Documents UNFCCC Convention Text – http://unfccc.int/resource/docs/convkp/conveng.pdf Kyoto Protocol Text – http://unfccc.int/essential_background/glossary/items/3666.php Bali Action Plan Text – http://unfccc.int/resource/docs/2007/cop13/eng/06a01.pdf#page=3 IPCC AR4…

Road to COP21 Paris Background

Climate Reality Project

What’s Happening in COP21 Paris? This year, the United Nations holds the 21st Conference of the Parties (COP21) to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) meeting in Paris from November 30—December 11. The UNFCCC is a treaty passed in 1992 to address global climate change, and ratified by 195 countries, including the US.…

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.…

UNFCCC YOUNGO Logo Design Contest

Youth Climate Logo

Are you a designer? Do you know any designers? YOUNGO thinks it’s time for a new logo, so we’re running a competition. Enter by 6 March 2015, and your logo just might end up representing youth climate activists worldwide! YOUNGO logo contest YOUNGO needs a new logo! The YOUNGO Communications Working Group is renewing our YouthClimate.org…

Jangan Pandang Remeh Perubahan Iklim – Najib

Jangan pandang remeh perubahan iklim- Najib

Fenomena perubahan iklim dan pemanasan global tidak lagi boleh dipandang remeh. Perdana Menteri, Datuk Seri Najib Razak berkata taburan hujan telah berubah dan Malaysia menempuh musim kemarau terlampau hingga mengalami krisis air di beberapa negeri pada awal dan pertengahan 2014 dan pada penghujung tahun pula, hujan lebat berterusan telah membawa kemusnahan harta benda dan kehilangan…

Climate Change Library Project 2014

Climate Change Library Project 2014 - Kelantan

The Climate Change Library Project 2014 started on December 7th, 2014. It was aimed to crowd fund some donations to purchase climate change and environment related books. These books were then donated to 10 school’s library within Serdang, Selangor. To win the conversation on climate, we believed in providing the appropriate materials for people to form…

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