Environmental Campaign @UKM – 9 January 2010

Great news for our Environmentalist.

An environmental Campaign Organized by Medical Students of the National University of Malaysia (UKM) will be held in Hospital Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (HUKM), Cheras
come January the 9th, 2010
With the theme: See Green, See life!
Alternate theme : Alam Ceria, Warisan Kita
Below are the details of the programme,
OFFICIAL SPONSORS : Tentatively CIMB bank, Digi Communications,
The Body Shop.
1. Exhibition themes :
• The Carbon Footprint –Global Warming
• Reduce, Reuse, Recycle
• Conservation
2. Workshops – Fabric Bags Painting/ Bookmarks/
3. Officiation ceremony :
Tentatively by the Vice Chancellor of the National University of Malaysia, Prof Dato Sharifah Habsah Syed Syahabuddin

4. Keynote Address Speech by
The Director Of The Department of Environment, Cik Asmah Ibrahim
Topic: Gentle Footsteps, Concrete action
5. Forum : Between Halal and Vegetarian Food
• A speaker from JAKIM – Jabatan Kemajuan Islam Malaysia ( to be finalized)
• Dr Pang CK, a practicing buddhist who currently is attached to General Hospital Kuala Lumpur. He is known for his books- {Don’t worry be happy} as well as a frequent guest speaker for interfaith events
• Associate Professor Dr Poh Bee Koon.the honorary secretary of the Nutrition Society of Malaysia, A Nutritionist as well as a Lecturer with National University of Malaysia, UKM.
• A moderator for the forum, tentatively, Associate Prof Dr Harlina Halizah Hj Siraj.
6. Undergraduate Presentations:
• Introduction to E=MC2 UM and UM Cares
• Premiere of “When I was Young” Environmental Competition Video Entries

7. Environmentally Themed Competitions

8. Invited Speaker __________ Topic: Crisis of Our times
9. Free Movie Screening: An Inconvenient Truth

10. Tentatively- A Green Artiste will be invited to perform.
11. Booths :

Clinical Booths by UKM Medical Students
NGOs- Malaysian Nature Society, World wildlife fund for Nature, Wildasia, Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, Save Our Seahorses, Turtle Conservation Centre etc
Companies- Ecopak, Melsom, other companies selling recycled
products/ environmentally friendly products, Companies
offering Ecotourism packages
Smaller SOHO companies selling environmentally friendly products:
Governmental Organisations– Jabatan Alam sekitar, Ministry of
Environment and Resources
1) The General Public
2) UKM Medical Faculty Students
3) Staff of UKM Medical Centre
4) Undergraduates of UKM, Bangi
5) Undergraduates of Universities such as UM, UPM, MMU, UTAR, KTAR
6) Secondary school students from the area (Cheras.)
Location : UKM Medical Centre
(Pusat Perubatan UKM)
Jalan Yaacob Latif Bandar Tun Razak, Cheras 56000 Kuala Lumpur
For more inquiries pls contact this Raoul from this blog
0800-1700 HOURS
Auditorium Foyer
8.00-9.00am Offication Ceremony Workshops, Exhibition, Booths and Bazaars
Keynote Address
10.00-10.15am Environmental Shorties
10.15-11.30am Presentation : Invited Speaker
11.30- 12.00pm Undergraduate Presentations
12.00 – 1.30pm
Forum: Between Vegetarian Food and Halal Food Competitions
1.30 -2.00 pm Environmental Shorties
2.00-3.30pm Screening :An Inconvenient truth
3.30-5.00pm Environmental Shorties

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