WEDNESDAY, 11 FEBRUARY
– In order to lead a sustainable future needs effective leadership particularly among the relevant parties to take the right action in promoting environmental care and to develop conservation initiatives.
Vice-Chancellor of Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS), Professor Datuk Dr. Mohd Harun Abdullah said, this was important for leaders to support conservation and sustainable development to inspire and empower members and stakeholders to create better results and sustainable value for the environment, economy and society.
More importantly, he stressed the importance of building the next generation of capable leaders equipped with the higher realisation to manage and conserve natural resources which were many in this country.
He was speaking at the Opening Ceremony of Sustainable Leadership Course at UMS. His speech was read by the Dean of the Faculty of Business, Economics and Accounting, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Rasid Mail.
In his speech, Datuk Dr. Harun also made the announcement that UMS was the first university in Asia to join as member the Environmental Association of Universities and Colleges (EAUC). – SS (fl)
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