P.O.Box 382,46740 Petaling Jaya
Jalan Sultan Post Office
Interest in Forestry: peripheral
The Environment Protection Society Malaysia (EPSM) was founded at a public meeting by a group of concerned Malaysians in response to the concerns raised at the 1972 "UN Conference on the Human Environment" (Stockholm).
The objectives of the Society are:
* To prevent environmental deterioration as a result of human activities
* To control human activities that contribute towards deterioration of our environment
* To initiate measures for the improvement of our environment
* To increase public awareness about the state of our environment
The following are the major activities of the EPSM:
* Education and awareness raising and capacity building especially in relation to "sustainable development"
* Issues related to urban environment and urban governance, especially through the promotion of "Local Agenda 21"
* Climate change
* Corporate Governance - GRI
* Campaign and Advocacy Issues