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WELCOME TO YAYASAN SABAH-PETRONAS IMBAK CANYON CONSERVATION PARTNERSHIP WEBSITE

Yayasan Sabah’s collaborative partner for Imbak Canyon Conservation Area (ICCA) is PETRONAS, Malaysia’s national oil and gas company. The collaboration shall see implementation of various programmes in ICCA related to public awareness, environment education, community outreach, research and capacity building. Also being undertaken are preliminary works towards the construction of the Imbak Canyon Studies Centre, and the Imbak Canyon Strategic Management Plan.

Objectives of the partnership are as follow:

1. To manage ICCA as a protected area and promote sustainable use of natural resources
2. Training of local communities in biodiversity conservation
3. Enhance capacity building among staff of YSG/PETRONAS and other stakeholder agencies
4. Formulation of Imbak Canyon Conservation Area Strategic Management Plan
5. Establishment of relevant field facilities for Education and Research

PETRONAS, YAYASAN SABAH reach out to Imbak Canyon Community

PETRONAS and Yayasan Sabah reached out to the communities around Imbak Canyon Conservation Area (ICCA) in Tongod in the heart of Sabah, in a briefing session, aimed at creating awareness on the effort to conserve the state’s pristine heritage. Some 140 residents from 10 villages in Mukim Pinangah attended the session on 5 February. The […]

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PROGRAM JALINAN KOMUNITI – FEBRUARY 5, 2014

One of the programmes under the Yayasan Sabah-Petronas Imbak Canyon Conservation Partnership is engagement with villagers living in the surrounding area of Imbak Canyon. On February 5, 2014, engagement will be with the people of Mukim Pinangah.  The venue for the event is SMK Pinangah.  In 2012, Yayasan Sabah and Petronas organized similar programme in […]

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OFFICIAL OPENING OF THE ULU KINABATANGAN INFORMATION CENTRE AND JETTY AT KG IMBAK

The year 2009 marked an important milestone in the history of Imbak Canyon Conservation Area! This was the year that Petroliam Nasional Berhad (Petronas), Malaysia’s National Oil and Gas Company generously approved sponsorship amounting to RM6 million for the development of Imbak Canyon as one of its Corporate Social Responsibility initiatives. The sponsorship by Petronas […]

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18 JULY, 2013 – 9TH IMBAK STEERING COMMITTEE MEETING

The Imbak Steering Committee held its 9th Meeting on 18 July, 2013 at Petronas Twin Tower, KLCC. During the meeting, Yayasan Sabah (Conservation & Environmental Management Division) updated the committee members on the progress of implemention of the various programmes, namely environmental education, public awareness, community outreach, research, ethno-forestry study/documentation, capacity building and preliminary works […]

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1st MEETING OF IMBAK CANYON TECHNICAL ADVISORY COMMITTEE

An Imbak Canyon Technical Advisory Committee (TAC) was established to advise on the preparation of the Imbak Canyon Conservation Area Management Plan and to make policy recommendations to the Imbak Canyon Management Committee (ICMC). Members comprise the following: Mr. Frederick Kugan, Deputy Director, Sabah Forestry Department (Chairman) Dr. Robert Ong, Sabah Forestry Department Dr. Jamili […]

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Other Conservation Areas
Danum Valley Conservation Area
Maliau Basin Conservation Area

 

Official Websites
Yayasan Sabah Group
Petronas