Webinar Talk On the “Role of Sustainable Urban Drainage System in Adapting to Climate Change” – 10 March 2021 (Wednesday)

The President of Water Watch Penang, Prof. Dr. Chan Ngai Weng will be delivering a webinar talk on the “Role of Sustainable Urban Drainage System in Adapting to Climate Change” on the 10th of March 2021, at 3.00pm to 5.00pm.

The fees with approved CPD hours are as follows:

a) IEM Students: Free of Charge
b) IEM Members: RM15.00
c) Non-IEM Members: RM70.00

Please register online at https://www.myiem.org.my/events/eventregistration.aspx?id=17071

Continue reading

Completion of Phase 1: Training of Trainers on Water Genius Programme – September to November 2020, Virtual Zoom Online.

The Phase 1 Training of Trainers on Water Genius Programme has successfully took off from the month of September to November 2020. In partnership with Salcon Engineering Berhad and supported by Cap-Net, MyCDNet, Suruhanjaya Perkhidmatan Air Negara, and Ministry of Education of Malaysia the objectives of this Water Genius Challenge are:

Continue reading

Contract Job Opening as Project Manager

Water Watch Penang is an NGO registered with the Registrar of Societies since 1998. Currently, we have a job opening as Project Manager in a project on uplifting the livelihoods of fishermen based in Penang. The person we are looking for would be responsible for planning and overseeing the entire project to ensure various KPIs in the project are completed satisfactorily in a timely fashion and within budget. He/she should plan and designate project resources, prepare budgets, monitor progress, and keep stakeholders informed throughout the entire project.

Continue reading

Online Forum: Averting Future Water Crises: the Way Forward in Malaysia – 9th June 2020.

Water Watch Penang has successfully organised its very first-ever forum, online via ‘zoom application’ on the 9th of June 2020. Focusing on the topic of water crises, the title of the forum was ‘Averting Future Water Crises: the Way Forward in Malaysia was held from 9.00 pm to 10.00 pm. The online forum attracted more than 50 participants from public and private institutions as well as other NGOs with 4 speakers who were Prof Dr Chan Ngai Weng, a Professor in Universiti Sains Malaysia and President of Water Watch Penang, Prof Dato Dr Mohd Ekhwan Haji Toriman, Professor in Centre for Research in Development, Social and Environment, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Prof Dr Narimah Samat, Professor in Geographic Information System and Dean of School of Humanities, Universiti Sains Malaysia, and Dr Hong Chern Wern, Senior Facilitator and Life Member of Water Watch Penang.

Continue reading