Friends of Melana River (FoMR) program

At the very early stage of establishing a team and planning in adopting River Melana, Skudai. Project initiated and lead by IWK and iPASA. Preliminary site survey of familiarisation of the site, Engagement with the local community any the way to move forward with FoMR..

Volunteers are most welcomed!For ideas and literally physical help during clean up and field activities..


UTM’s new Philosophy, Mission and Vision

New Amended: UTM Philosophy , Vision, Mission, Strategic Thrusts and Core Values … [Continue reading]

Flashback 2016: Earthwatch Borneo Expedition

Earthwatch.UK is an institute/ organisation that was, is and will always be close to my heart. One of the last programs in Borneo was in the year 2016, the last of being the Field Team leader and the last team of the season. It is indeed very sad as … [Continue reading]

Collaboration between Sabah Department of Irrigation and Drainage, University of Oxford, University of Kent, University of Lancaster,South East Asia Rainforest Research Partnership (SEARRP) and UTM.

WORLD RIVER'S DAY CONFERENCE This 2 day conference highlighted  the many challenges in managing the scarce water resources in the state. The conference provides a strategic networking platform for all walks of life in-line with its theme … [Continue reading]

2nd Proceeding of Civil Engineering

We proudly present the second proceeding of civil engineering research work by our final year students in the Faculty of Civil Engineering at University Teknologi Malaysia in session 2016/2017. These students had undergone two semesters of final year … [Continue reading]

Soil Erosion: Field Measurement

The soil erosion rate is the loss of soil mass over time for a specific land area. Erosion is a natural process caused by wind, rain and moving water. Soil erosion affects farming, construction projects and homeowners living near rivers, oceans and … [Continue reading]

Water Leaders Forum 2017

 Water Leaders Forum 2017 (WLF 17) is a continuation of the Johor Water Sustainability Symposium 2017 which took place on August 7 and 8 2017, where local experts and agencies have been involved to formulate solutions to water issues in the State of … [Continue reading]

Who Am I?

“She is determined, highly motivated and very eager to spread the environmental word. Malaysian Kogila Vani Annammala (‘Vani’) knows what she wants and doesn’t let anybody get in her way. ‘You don’t want to lose your dream because other people told … [Continue reading]