• Inside Look at Indigenous Issues

    YL4S had a very special end-year workshop on indigenous communities at Kinabalu Park and Bundu Tuhan from 30th November to 3rd December 2017. The workshop-cum-field trip brought our Young Leaders to Kinabalu Park to witness the Kakakapan id Gayo Ngaran celebration, an annual pilgrimage to Mount Kinabalu for the Dusun

  • #YL4S Workshop Understanding Sustainable Palm Oil

    Wilmar International spent the day with our Young Leaders for Sustainability on 18th November to share their knowledge and experience in sustainable palm oil practices. Thank you Wilmar!

  • Heart of Borneo

    Our YL4S gang attended this year’s Heart of Borneo conference at the Magellan Sutera Harbour, immersing themselves in issues of forest conservation, capacity building and eco-tourism among many others. Seen here with our Young Leaders is Ms. Ivy Wong Abdullah, Senior Vice President of Environment at Yayasan Hasanah (4th from right).

  • #BEFF365 Feather Feature

    The fourth BEFF 365 Fringe Screening for the public was held in conjunction with the 9th Borneo Bird Festival on 21st October 2017, Saturday, from 1900 to 2130 at the Imago Shopping Mall, Kota Kinabalu. Themed ‘Feather Feature’, BEFF screened ‘The Messenger’ – an artful story about the mass depletion

  • Private Screening: Mount Kinabalu – North Borneo 1961

    A special screening of ‘Mount Kinabalu – North Borneo 1961’ was requested by The Sabah Society to the Borneo Eco Film Festival after it premiered at the festival on 22nd September 2017. The private screening for the members of the society only was held on 17 October 2017, Tuesday from

  • #BEFF365 Surf’s Up!

    The third fringe screening, Surf’s Up!,  was held on 13th of  October 2017, Friday from 2000 to 2230 at the Black Box Theatre KK, 8th Floor, Suria Sabah Shopping Mall, Kota Kinabalu. The film, ‘Gaza Surf Club’, is a fascinating look at a new generation of Gaza residents who find

  • #BEFF365 Ocean Under the Stars

    The second fringe screening, the ‘BEFF365: Ocean Under the Stars’ was held on the 30th September of 2017, Saturday from 1930 to 2130 at the Kinabalu Field, Shangri-La’s Tanjung Aru Resort & Spa (STARs), Kota Kinabalu. The theme for this screening was marine conservation, featuring the award-winning documentary ‘Chasing Coral’

  • #BEFF365 Rescuing Rhinos and Protecting Pangolins

    The first BEFF fringe screening, ‘BEFF365: Rescuing Rhinos and Protecting Pangolins’ was held on the 27th of September 2017, Wednesday, from 18:00 to 21:45 at BENTARAKATA, 3rd Floor, 86A, Lot 1, Gaya Street, Kota Kinabalu. The objective of this screening was to increase awareness on rhino and pangolin conservation in

  • Asian Premieres and Community-Made Films at Borneo Eco Film Festival

    KOTA KINABALU, 6 September – The Borneo Eco Film Festival (BEFF) is back for the 7th year, bringing award-winning environmental films from around the world to the Sabah screen from the 22nd to the 24th of September at Suria Sabah, Kota Kinabalu. The three-day festival is an annual non-profit event

  • Suara goes Kuala Lumpur and Penang!

    The Suara Roadshow to Kuala Lumpur and Penang was held for the first time from the 9th to the 15th of August 2017. The Kuala Lumpur event was on the 11th of August at Mercu UEM in Sentral, while the Penang event was on the 14th of August at the