Only about two weeks remain for the 7 September deadline for public feedback on the detailed environmental impact assessment for phase one of the Pan-Island Link 1 (PIL1) highway, a major component of RM46bn transport proposal put forward by a contractor and two Penang-based developers.
Exactly one week before the floods on 4-5 November, Dr Kam Suan Pheng of Penang Forum made this informative presentation at Penang Forum 8 on 29 October.
More than 200 concerned Penang residents and visitors crowded into the hall at Dewan Sri Pinang on 12 December 2015 to find out the state of the hills of Penang and what can be done to stop their degradation. The Save the Hills of Penang event received wide coverage in the media in the days […]
At Penang Forum 5, many participants wanted to raise a host of questions, but due to time constraints, only a few were able to verbally put forward their questions during the Q and A session. To cater for the others, organisers decided to allow written questions to be submitted. The following were the written submissions […]
Penang Forum 5 was a public dialogue with the Penang Chief Minister on the theme of “A Vision For An International Liveable City”. Some 600 people packed the hall of the Caring Society Complex on Saturday, 4 August 2012 to participate in the dialogue, which had received much media attention. Apart from Chief Minister Lim […]
About a hundred concerned Penang residents attended Penang Forum 4 with the theme ‘Development and good governance’ on 18 December 2011 at the Caring Society Complex. Penang Forum 4: Development and Good Governance The Steering Committee of the Penang Forum is holding a public forum at the Caring Society Complex along Jalan Utama on 18 […]
Penang Forum 2 was held at the Caring Society Complex on 7 March 2010 with the theme ‘Has anything changed after two years?’
PENANG FORUM DECLARATION & WORKING GROUPS Penang Forum 1 was held at Disted College on 13 April 2008, just over a month after the BN state government fell to Pakatan control. After the 2008 event, a Penang Forum Declaration was submitted to the state government calling for a new partnership with the Penang people based […]
Penang Forum 1 was held at Disted College on 13 April 2008, just over a month after the BN state government fell to Pakatan control. After the 2008 event, a Penang Forum Declaration was submitted to the state government calling for a new partnership with the Penang people based on the principles of popular participation, […]