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Here we are in 2019. We made it through a tumultuous 2018 and major regime change. We have much to celebrate, having made a major leap forward. Many of...
Taiping has just been included in the 2018 Sustainable Destinations Top 100 list. According to the press statement announcing the list: For the fourth time the Sustainable Destinations Top 100 is unveiled....
The Malaysian Insight did a series of articles on Penang recently, and as part of their journalistic work, they asked me what I thought about the civil society response to what is happening here. This is what I told...
This piece by Laurence Loh calls on all of us to heed the alarm bells set off by the UN about an impending climate genocide. The Penang government in particular has to take the first step by reviewing all...
The RM9bn six-lane highway which will tunnel through 10km of the hills of Penang are "clearly incompatible" with plans to get Unesco to list the hill as a protected biosphere, a former senior Unesco advisor has said. "The projects...