CAP is Concerned That Coastal Erosion in Melaka Becoming More Serious

The Consumers’ Association of Penang (CAP) urges the Melaka government to investigate and take immediate action to overcome the coastal erosion problem in the state which is becoming more critical. The erosion here has not only threatened the environment in the area but also affected the daily activities of the fisher communities. In a survey …

A Commission of Inquiry needed to address river pollution

The Consumers’ Association of Penang (CAP) calls upon the government to set up a Commission of Enquiry to study the root causes of river pollution, including catchment areas, in the country. It must come out with recommendations that would put an end to the perennial problem of river pollution. Among the issues the Commission must …

SAM Welcomes Setting Up Of Environmental Crimes Unit

Sahabat Alam Malaysia (SAM) welcomes the announcement by the Minister of Environment and Water (MEW) Dato’ Seri Tuan Ibrahim Tuan Man, on the setting up of an environmental crimes unit to tackle illegal activities that could harm the country’s natural resources. We welcome the announcement by the Environment Minister that plans were in place to coordinate efforts …