TSS KK Talk: Fri, 22 Feb 2019 – Stopping Fish Bombing

The use of small explosive devices (fish bombs) to harvest fish in both pelagic waters and across coral reefs is indiscriminate, inefficient and very destructive to coral reef habitats. Terence and Tony will describe the issues relating to fish bombing, why it needs to be stopped, the challenges this presents and the progress being made

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TSS KK Talk: Thurs, 10th Jan 2019 – Discovering Patagonia

Sabah-born Marco Marsh is a keen traveller and photographer. He is an aerospace engineer by profession and has lived and worked in Germany and the United Kingdom.

Eighteen months ago Marco decided to take a break from working on satellites and explore the wilderness of the Americas. His sojourn took him from Alaska to

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TSS KK: Madagascar ~ Extraordinary Island, Magical Journeys by Datuk CL Chan on Tues, 15th Jan 2019

 

 

Happy New Year !

We will begin the year with an illustrated talk by Datuk CL Chan entitled “Madagascar: Extraordinary Island, Magical Journeys” on Tuesday, 15th Jan 2019 at 7.30 pm here at The Secretariat, The Sabah Society, Damai Plaza, Luyang.

It will be a light refreshing talk and everyone

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URGENT NOTICE: Talk on Tues, 27 Nov changed to Thur, 29 Nov

Dear members,

Due to unavoided technical problem, please take note on the change of the date for the talk by Uwe Aranas – Wireless telegraphy in British North Borneo which was scheduled on Tuesday, 27 Nov to THURSDAY, 29th Nov same time at 8.00pm.

Please do inform other members and friends.

Thank you.

President

Stella

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TSS Talk: Tues, 27 Nov 2018 – Wireless telegraphy in British North Borneo

Date: Tues 27th Nov 2018

Time: 8.00 pm

Venue: The Sabah Society Secretariat, Damai Plaza, Luyang

In these days of high-speed internet and mobile telephone technology, the ability to communicate is taken for granted, even in Borneo. Few people could now imagine living in a world where the only means of communication was by

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TSS KK Talk 27 September 2018 Adam Kitingan Cultural Revival

TSS KK Talk Cultural Revival by Adam Kitingan

Come and join us for this interesting talk. Adam has journeyed all over Sabah exploring and doing research on Sabah Cultural history.

Date: 27 September 2018

Time: 7.30 pm

Venue: Sabah Society Secretariat

 

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TSS KK Talk: Thur, 16 Aug 2018 – 40 years of conservation in Sabah

 

Date: Thursday, 16th Aug 2018

Time: 8.00 pm

Venue: The Sabah Society Secretariat, Damai Plaza, Luyang

Professor Glyn Davies will give a talk on 40 yeas of conservation in Sabah. From 1979-1982, Glyn Davies and John Payne carried out the Faunal Survey of Sabah, for Sabah Forestry Department and WWF Malaysia. It was the

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TSS KK Talk: Thurs, 5th July 2018 – A Journal of Sabah’s traditional baskets by Jennifer Linggi

Date: Thur 5th July 2018

Time: 8.00 pm

Venue: The Sabah Society Secretariat, Damai Plaza, Luyang

Our speaker, Jennifer P.Linggi graduated from Canterbury and Oxford UK as an architect in 1992. After working as a designer in London, Brunei and Malaysia, she returned home to Sabah in 2004 to pursue her first love –

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TSS KK Talk: Tues, 26th June 2018 – The Kadazan Dusun Sompoton as an embodiment of traditional knowledge

Venue: Sabah Society Secretariat (Above Kopi Ping), Damai, Luyang

Date and Time: 26 June 2018, 8.00 pm

Summary of Talk: Traditional knowledge, or local knowledge, encompasses complex systems of learning acquired over generations by communities in relation to their environment and worldview. This knowledge forms part of the intangible cultural heritage of a people, and

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TSS Sdkn talk: Sunday, 27th May 2018 – How do we meet the needs of wildlife, tourists, tour operators and the local community?

Dear all,

After the wonderful trip in March and a pretty busy April month, we are now in the wonderful month of May! If you have not checked out our FB lately, you might want to drop by to check out the 2 cool clips. One is from BBC Earth on Pangolins and the

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