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A Webinar on The Law and the Environment

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ECOLAWGY UM is proud to present our very first webinar!

The purpose of this event is for students to have a better understanding of the law surrounding environmental change with topics including Malaysia and the Paris Agreement, National Policy on Climate Change, and Legal Approaches to Environmental Protection. We’ve invited lawyers and academicians whose expertise lies in the area of environmental law for a wider exposure.

Details of the webinar are as follows:
Date: 14th March 2021 (Sunday)
Time: 2.30 pm to 4.30 pm
Platform: Zoom

Register here:  https://forms.gle/oTvdJS1CAYQqRFmT9
Students participating in the IEMC are encouraged to join as it will help in the preparation for the competition. Do not miss this golden opportunity and we hope to see you there!

SPEAKERS 

Malaysia and the Paris Agreement 
MS. KWONG CHIEW EE 

Ms Kwong is a Partner in Rahmat Lim & Partners' Litigation Department and she serves as a member of the Bar Council Environment and Climate Change Committee.

National Policy on Climate Change 
ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR DR MAIZATUN MUSTAFA 

Associate Professor Dr. Maizatun is a law lecturer at IIUM and her major area of interest is environmental law. She has been appointed as a consultant by several ministries for environmental-related projects. She also has authored numerous articles that have been published and presented at many conferences, local and international. 

Legal Approaches to Environmental Protection 
MR KIU JIA YAW 

Mr Kiu is a practising lawyer and serves as the current deputy Deputy Co-Chair of the Bar Council Environment and Climate Change Committee. He also serves as a Lead Coordinator for the All-Party Parliamentary Group Malaysia on the Sustainable Development Goals. 

Last Updated: 11/03/2021