Meet our new batch of interns, this time from School of Biological Sciences, Universiti Sains Malaysia. They are Ms. Nurul Suhana, Ms. Elsheena Edwin, Ms. Lim Chai Mei and Mr. Sharvind Sivan.
In collaboration with Bahagian Jaringan Industri dan Masyarat (BJIM), Universiti Sains Malaysia and supported by PBAPP, Water Watch Penang has successfully organised the River and Water Education Awareness Programme on the 28th of July 2021. The session, facilitated by Dr. Hong Chern Wern, senior facilitator and manager of Water Watch Penang, included topics on global, national and local water issues, followed by river education that encompassed physical, chemical and biological assessment of a river. This programme was attended by a total of 37 students and teachers mainly from SJKT Bayan Lepas, SJKT Kulim, and SJKT Nilai.
A workshop was successfully conducted, themed “Emerging Water Pollutants in River and Coastal Environment”, with at least 100 participants via zoom and Facebook live platform, with about 400 views through Facebook live streaming. This workshop was hosted by Water Watch Penang in partnership with School of Chemical Sciences, Universiti Sains Malaysia, with Dr. Oh Wen-Da as the coordinator of the event.Continue reading
Water Watch Penang would like to welcome our two volunteers from Roots and Shoots Malaysia Award (RASMA) this month, Ms. Lim Qiu Xin and Ms. Nur Aleya.
They will be assisting us in social media posting on water-related awareness infographics. Let’s welcome both of them as volunteers for the month of July!
Water Watch Penang and School of Chemical Sciences, Universiti Sains Malaysia will be organising a workshop on “Emerging Water Pollutants in River and Coastal Environment”. This workshop is intended to increase the awareness of public on the emerging water pollutants in river and coastal environment.Continue reading