Breakthrough on Malaysia-Indonesia Collaboration in Saving Sumatran Rhino from Extinction
Last update: 14/08/2019
The Malaysian delegation led by Sabah Minister of Tourism, Culture and Environment Datuk Christina Liew met with Director-General Wiratno of the Directorate General of Natural Resources and Ecosystem Conservation under the Ministry of Environment and Forestry to discuss the signing of the MoU on the conservation of the Sumatran Rhinoceros.
KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 14 (Bernama) -- A collaboration between Malaysia and Indonesia on the conservation of the Sumatran Rhinoceros is set to go forward as early as next month.
This decision came as a result of a meeting held between Indonesian and Malaysian government officials in Jakarta on Friday, 9th August 2019. The Malaysian delegation, led by Sabah Minister of Tourism, Culture and Environment Datuk Christina Liew, also included senior officers from the ministry as well as Dr. John Payne from the Borneo Rhino Alliance and Dr. Henry Chan from WWF-Malaysia.