Category: Research

Jom Kenali Sungai Kelian

The Program Penang Hills Watch co-organized Jom Kenali Sungai Kelian together with Penang Forum, Ruang Kongsi and Tanjung Bungah Residents Association with the objective of encouraging local residents to learn about rivers flowing in their neighbourhood and to raise awareness towards safeguarding Penang’s rivers. The project began in March 2019 and culminated in a public…

By Penang Hills Watch 04/05/2020 0

Reimagining urban-environmental governance in Penang – Creighton Connolly, National University of Singapore (NUS)

This article uses the concept of multi-species flourishing to evaluate the potential of emergent urban governance initiatives in Penang, Malaysia, for achieving more socially and environmentally just forms of urban development. In doing so, the article offers an empirical examination of increasing development pressures on the forested hillsides of Penang, and the significant environmental and…

By Penang Hills Watch 10/09/2018 0