SAM new publication on the Penan community: Systemic failure to protect the NCR in Sarawak

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PRESS STATEMENT                                                                                                    29 SEPTEMBER 2015

In 2002, the Sarawak Penan Association (SPA) released the Long Sayan Declaration 2002, which was signed by more than 40 Penan community leaders. Among others, the declaration called for the halting of all logging operations on Penan territories, the gazetting of their territories into Communal Forest Reserves and the provision of accessible healthcare, education, quality housing, power and clean water supply as well as agricultural training and support to the community.

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Penerbitan baru SAM mengenai masyarakat Penan: Kegagalan sistemik untuk melindungi NCR di Sarawak

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KENYATAAN AKHBAR                                                                                                29 SEPTEMBER 2015

Pada tahun 2002, Persatuan Penan Sarawak (Sarawak Penan Association - SPA) mengeluarkan Deklarasi Long Sayan 2002, yang telah ditandatangani oleh lebih daripada 40 pemimpin masyarakat Penan. Antara lain, deklarasi tersebut menggesa supaya semua operasi pembalakan di wilayah Penan dihentikan, pewartaan wilayah mereka sebagai Hutan Simpanan Komunal (Communal Forest Reservesdan penyediaan serta kemudahcapaian perkhidmatan kesihatan, pendidikan, perumahan berkualiti, bekalan elektrik dan air bersih, di samping latihan pertanian dan sokongan kepada masyarakat.

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本会出版关于比南社群的新书 谈砂劳越在保护土族习俗权的系统性失败 SAM new publication on the Penan community: Systemic failure to protect the NCR in Sarawak

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大马自然之友                                                                                                                     2015929文告
2002年,砂劳越比南人协会发表由四十多位社群领袖签署的《2002年弄砂燕宣言》。宣言提出包括以下要求:停止在所有比南人地区伐木;在宪报上公布比南人地区为社群森林保留地;为比南社群提供实际的保健与教育服务,有素质的住所,电力与净水以及农业方面的培训与资助。
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SAM urges review of hillsite development projects

PRESS STATEMENT                                                                                                     25 SEPTEMBER 2015

Sahabat Alam Malaysia (SAM) urges the relevant government agencies to review projects on hill land in Penang, especially in areas that have been earmarked for future development projects.

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Kajisemula projek pembangunan di tanah bukit - SAM

KENYATAAN AKHBAR                                                                                                25 SEPTEMBER 2015

Sahabat Alam Malaysia (SAM) menggesa agensi-agensi kerajaan yang bertanggungjawab untuk mengkajisemula projek-projek pembangunan di kawasan bukit di Pulau Pinang terutama di beberapa buah kawasan yang ada dalam radar rancangan pembangunan akan datang.

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International day of struggle against tree monocultures

PRESS STATEMENT                                                                                                    21 SEPTEMBER 2015

“Plantations are not Forests”

Social organizations from several countries in Latin America, Africa and Asia[i] signed a joint Declaration[ii] on the occasion of September 21, the International Day of Struggle against Tree Monocultures.

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Hari antarabangsa perjuangan menentang penanaman pokok monokultur

KENYATAAN AKHBAR                                                                                                21 SEPTEMBER 2015

"Ladang Bukan Hutan"

Pertubuhan sosial dari beberapa negara di Latin Amerika dan Asiamenandatangani Deklarasiii bersama pada 21 September sempena Hari Antarabangsa Perjuangan menentang Penanaman Pokok Monokultur.

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Preliminary EIA for proposed major road projects in Penang will bypass public consultation process

LETTER TO THE EDITOR                                                                                           14 SEPTEMBER 2015

The Consumers’ Association of Penang (CAP) and Sahabat Alam Malaysia (SAM) are concerned that the Department of Environment’s (DOE) requirement that the project proponent of three road packages in Penang Island only needs to submit a Preliminary Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) would mean that the public will not have an opportunity to review  the EIA report and provide their feedback.

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Laporan awal EIA bagi projek jalanraya-jalanraya utama di Pulau Pinang akan meminggirkan pandangan dan ulasan awam

SURAT KEPADA PENGARANG                                                                                    14 SEPTEMBER 2015

Persatuan Pengguna Pulau Pinang (CAP) dan Sahabat Alam Malaysia (SAM) bimbang yang ketetapan Jabatan Alam Sekitar bahawa pemaju tiga projek jalanraya di Pulau Pinang untuk mengemukakan Laporan Awal Kesan Kepada Alam Sekeliling (EIA) bermakna bahawa orang awam tidak berpeluang untuk mengulas laporan EIA tersebut dan memberi pandangan mereka.

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马六甲填海工程影响浅海渔民生计 Reclamation projects in Melaka affect coastal fishers livelihood

reclamation near Sg lerehReclamation near Sg Lereh, Melaka

马来西亚自然之友                                                                                                                 2015910日文告
马六甲市周围在填海,使该州上千浅海渔民面对各种困难。马来西亚自然之友吁请甲州政府立刻调查和解决有关问题。
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