Plantation development in the Lesong Permanent Reserved Forest: Are we really practising sustainable forestry?

PRESS STATEMENT                                                                                                   26 SEPTEMBER 2014 

SAM deplores the decision of the Pahang State Government to permit forest conversion activities to take place within the Lesong Permanent Reserved Forest (PRF) in Kuala Rompin.

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SAM Bantah Cadangan Projek Agro Farming dan Agro Pelancongan Seluas 63.88 hektar tepi Jalanraya Timur Barat (Simpang Pulai - Kampung Raja), Perak

KENYATAAN AKHBAR                                                                                                          29 OGOS 2014 

Sahabat Alam Malaysia (SAM) membantah Cadangan Projek Agro Farming dan Agro Pelancongan seluas 63.88 hektar tepi Jalanraya Timur Barat (Simpang Pulai - Kampung Raja), Perak kerana bimbang boleh menimbulkan impak/kesan secara langsung kepada alam sekitar.

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Atasi segera punca Sungai Dungun tercemar - SAM

KENYATAAN AKHBAR                                                                                                          25 OGOS 2014 

Sahabat Alam Malaysia (SAM) menggesa kerajaan Terengganu dan Jabatan Alam Sekitar (JAS) negeri tersebut menyiasat dan mengambil tindakan segera ke atas punca berlakunya pencemaran sungai di Dungun baru-baru ini.

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Jangan beri TOL kepada peneroka haram

SURAT KEPADA PENGARANG                                                                                              07 OGOS 2014 

Sahabat Alam Malaysia (SAM) menolak cadangan Menteri Sumber Asli dan Alam Sekitar Datuk Seri G. Palanivel untuk memberi lesen menduduki sementara (TOL) kepada pengusaha-pengusaha ladang pertanian yang dibuka secara haram di Gunung Yong Belar, Cameron Highlands.

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No to “Pay Polluter” in TPPA

SAM supports the following press statement released by the Consumers' Association of Penang

PRESS STATEMENT                                                                                                                 4 JULY 2014 

The latest round of Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA) negotiations involving Malaysia and 11 other countries including the United States began on 3 July and will continue until 12 July 2014 in Ottawa, Canada.

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Lapan puluh organisasi gesa Lisa Jackson hentikan risiko keselamatan dan kesihatan pekerja Apple

KENYATAAN AKHBAR                                                                                                             16 JUN 2014 

Pada 10 Jun 2014, Persatuan Pengguna Pulau Pinang (CAP) dan Sahabat Alam Malaysia (SAM) menyertai lebih daripada 80 organisasi hak asasi manusia dan alam sekitar, serta profesional kesihatan pekerjaan menghantar surat kepada Lisa Jackson, Naib Presiden Hal Ehwal Alam Sekitar Apple menggesa syarikat itu menyingkirkan bahan kimia berbahaya daripada kilang pembekal dalam usaha untuk melindungi pekerja daripada penyakit serius.

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Raise Your Voice, Not the Sea Level

World Enviro Day 14 - 3SAM & CAP staff seeking support for everyone to raise their voices and not the sea level 

PRESS STATEMENT                                                                                                              04 JUNE 2014 

Tomorrow, the fifth of June is World Environment Day and the theme this year is “Raise Your Voice, Not the Sea Level”, focusing on small islands and climate change. According to the recently released IPCC Fifth Assessment Report, land and ocean surface temperatures have increased globally by nearly 1°C since 1901 (0.89°C global average), mainly as a result of human activities.

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Tingkatkan Suara Anda, Bukan Aras Laut

World Enviro Day 2014S.M. Mohamed Idris, Presiden SAM di sebuah sidang akhbar sempena Hari Alam Sekitar Sedunia 2014

KENYATAAN AKHBAR                                                                                                            04 JUN 2014  

Esok, lima Jun adalah Hari Alam Sekitar Sedunia dan tema tahun ini ialah “Tingkatkan Suara Anda, Bukan Aras Laut”, memberikan tumpuan kepada pulau kecil dan perubahan iklim. Menurut Laporan Penilaian Kelima IPCC yang dikeluarkan baru-baru ini, suhu permukaan lautan dan daratan dunia telah meningkat hampir 1C sejak 1901 (purata global 0.89oC), terutamanya kerana aktiviti manusia.

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提醒大家,不要提高海平面! Raise Your Voice, Not the Sea Level

World Enviro Day June 05 14SAM & CAP staff in support of World Environment Day, 2014

槟城消费人协会                                                                                                          2014年6月4日记者会文告 

明天6月5日是世界环境日。今年的主题是“提醒大家,不要提高海平面!”把注意力集中在小岛和气候变化。据最近发出的政府间气候变化专门委员会第五次评估报告,自1901年以来,地球表面的温度已增加近1°C (全球平均0.89°C),这主要是人类活动的结果。

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Privacy and the E-Commerce Chapter of the TPP

PRESS STATEMENT                                                                                                                  9 MAY 2014 

In the current negotiations of the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) Agreement involving Australia, Brunei, Canada, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, United States and Vietnam, the USA has made proposals in the Electronic Commerce chapter. The next round of TPP negotiations where this is likely to be discussed starts on 12 May, 2014 in Vietnam. Since the negotiations are secret, we only have news reports of what the USA has proposed. These include free flow of information across borders and no local server requirement.[1]

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