Don’t Delay Anymore Ban Trawl Nets to Save Fisheries Resources

1. Fisheries resources in Malaysia is now in the verge of severe devastation. SAM and JARING are raising our concerns about the deterioration of fishery resources because of massive destruction to marine ecosystems as well as decline in certain species of fish such as pomfret, grouper and snapper that are becoming increasingly scarce. Research findings …

Acceptance Speech by the Recipient of Ibn Khaldun Merit Award

The Consumers’ Association of Penang is extremely honoured to be awarded the Ibn Khaldun Merit Award and I would like to thank International Islamic University of Malaysia for selecting CAP to be the first recipient of this award. Jazak Allahu Khayran. The vision, mission and activities of the Consumers Association of Penang (CAP) has been …

CAP receives Ibn Khaldun Merit Award from International Islamic University Malaysia

On 10 November 2018, the Consumers Association of Penang (CAP) was conferred the inaugural Ibn Khaldun Award for Global Social Transformation by the Minister of Education, YAB Dr. Maszlee Malik, who is also the President of the International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM). The award was given to CAP for its contribution to the Malaysian society …

CAP and SAM alarmed over proposal for hotels in Penang Hill

The Consumers’ Association of Penang (CAP) and Sahabat Alam Malaysia (SAM) are alarmed over proposals for two hotels in Penang Hill which could contravene the Special Area Plan for Penang Hill (SAP) and pose serious risks due to landslides and soil erosion not only on the Hill but also have downstream impacts.   According to …

Seeds Saving Guide

Seeds are essential for all life forms. Knowing seeds, learning about seeds and preserving seeds are crucial for humanity. This guidebook, containing 10 cards, is a pictorial explanation on how to collect, preserve and store seeds. Contents: Bachelor’s button Brinjal Butterfly pea Four o’clock flower Holy basil Lady’s finger Long beans Marigold Papaya Raja ulam …