Welcomes you to the Symposium on the 4th Royal Belum Scientific Expedition!
22nd-25th May 2016 at Belum Rainforest Resort, Pulau Banding, Gerik, Perak
International Conference on Conservation and Sustainable Use of Tropical Rainforest 2016 with the conference theme “Towards A Sustainable Forest Ecosystem Through Research, Cooperation and Networking”
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4th Royal Belum Scientific Expedition
Sungai Tiang and Sungai Tiang
Royal Belum, Perak
8th - 17th September 2015
Help us and save the forest! All donations will be towards the conservation efforts in Belum Temengor Rainforest Complex.
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The Challenge to Balance Between Forest and Development.
Did you know that rainforest are home to 67% of all living animals and plants on our Earth? An estimated total of hundreds of millions of species of flora, insects and microorganisms are found in these great greens, vastly known as the "jewels of the Earth". Read more!
The Pulau Banding Foundation (PBF), a brainchild of the Chairman of the EMKAY Group, Tan Sri Datuk Hj Mustapha Kamal, aims to promote, undertake, as well as perform research and studies on tropical rainforests.Read more!
To ensure that the aspirations and preservation work follows through, the Pulau Banding Foundation (PBF) was simultaneously set up with the construction of the Pulau Banding Rainforest Research Centre (PBRRC).Read more!
Being one of the oldest rainforest in the world and rich with flora and fauna, Belum-Temengor Rainforest Complex was the centre of scientific research.Read more!
There is a Malay proverb which loosely translates to "Everything starts at home". If you believe in this and would like to help preserve our priceless rainforest, we would really appreciate your donation.Read more!
Born on 26 November 1939 in Kampung Perlis, Bayan Lepas, Pulau Pinang, Tun Abdullah received his early education at Sekolah Kebangsaan Pematang Bertam. He later attended Bukit Mertajam High School, Penang Methodist Boys' School and a religious school started by his family. Tun Abdullah pursued his tertiary education at the University of Malaya where he graduated with B.A.(Hons) in Islamic studies in 1964.
EMKAY Group founder, Tan Sri Datuk (Dr) Haji Mustapha Kamal bin Haji Abu Bakar started his career as a government civil servant serving in the district offices in Selangor. He made his debut in the corporate world as the General Manager of Shah Alam Properties Sdn Bhd, a subsidiary of Kumpulan Perangsang Selangor Berhad (then the sole investment holding and management company for the State of Selangor). With the passion and great concern he has for environment conservation and the preservation of wildlife, flora and fauna, YBhg Tan Sri and his friends from the NGO's formed the Pulau Banding Foundation on 7 November 2007.
Born in Kampung Parang Puting, Kota Bharu, Kelantan on 30 Jun 1948, he is one of the senior lecturer in biology programme in Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM). Started his higher education at Universiti Malaya, he received a degree in Botany and was appointed as a Tutor at UKM. He earned his title as a Philosophy Doctor from Reading University, England in 1978. From a Tutor to a Professor, he shows exemplary credibility in every post he'd held. In 2008, he received the title Professor Emeritus as an acknowledgement for his contribution in the scientific field especially in biodiversity studies
There is a Malay proverb which loosely translates to "Everything starts at home". If you believe in this and would like to help preserve our priceless rainforest, we would really appreciate your donation.
All donations or proceeds to the Pulau Banding Foundation is tax-exempted (Ref:LHDN 01/35/42/51/179-6.6309).
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