[UPDATED: 25 August 2019]
HOW TO talk to poachers. Why biodegradable plastic isn’t good enough. When a roadside patch can serve as a natural history classroom.
This was the recent International Congress for Conservation Biology (ICCB) 2019 where Macaranga listened in, asked questions, and took notes. We tweeted and reported on some of the diverse and thought-provoking Malaysia-related topics presented there. (Check out our Twitter feed and follow us!)
Besides an analytical feature on the conference, our reports spotlighted conservationists and new research, showcasing how Malaysia fits into the global conservation landscape. We were also on BFM89.9 radio to discuss the event and its impact on local conservation.
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WHAT better maiden coverage can Macaranga offer than that of the International Congress for Conservation Biology (ICCB)?
Held in Kuala Lumpur for the first time from 21–25 July 2019, this gathering of conservationists from all over the world aims to address challenges and showcase the latest research in conservation.
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WELCOME to the Beta version of Macaranga.org, a new journalism portal covering the environment and sustainability in Malaysia. We aim to provide in-depth journalistic features on issues and build knowledge about ecosystems.
Our objective is to be relevant, insightful and accurate and to fill a gap in local content production.
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WHAT bugs you most when it comes to environmental issues in Malaysia? Which threats to nature alarm you? And what solutions urgently require action?
The Macaranga team wants to know. We appreciate your time answering these seven questions.
(Photo: Beach cleanup in Pantai Remis – SL Wong)
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