Penang Hills Watch Community and Government Engagement

Raikan Sungai Ara (Celebrate Sungai Ara) Nov 18, 2018Penang Hills Watch co-organized Raikan Sungai Ara (Celebrate Sungai Ara) together with Water Watch Penang, Ruang Kongsi, Penang Forum with the objective of creating and raising awareness on the importance of ‘green areas: public parks and clean rivers’ to the Sungai Ara and whole Penang community. This […]

PHW-Media Coverage

Below are a few article links where the Penang Hills Watch (PHW) initiative has received international and local coverage. INTERNATIONAL MEDIAMongabay (qouting Penang Hills Watch co-founders Dr Kam Suan Pheng and Rexy Prakash Chacko)20191. In traffic-blighted Penang, transport upgrade plans raise hopes and fears. By Danielle Keeton-Olsen on 3 May 2019 20182. In Malaysia, an […]

Penang Hills Watch (PHW) Reports

Penang Hills Watch collates information gathered from cases of hill clearing that it receives, analyzes them and makes recommendations before compiling these as reports. They are called the Penang Hills Watch Reports. They are then sent to the State Government and the Local Government (MBPP and MPSP) for action. All our reports are downloadable and […]

What is Penang Hills Watch?

Penang Hills Watch (PHW) is a citizens-oriented initiative by Penang Forum to provide an information platform for keeping watch on activities affecting the hills of Penang. The main objectives of the PHW initiative are to: • Involve the public in reporting hill clearing activities in Penang; • Enhance public awareness about hill clearing issues and […]