TSS Sdkn Talk: Madagascar: Extraordinary Island, Magical Journey – 30 Apr 2019 (Tues)

Dear all,

Once again, for the second time this month we are organizing another talk!

This time round, it will be something slightly different from our usual focus, we are bringing you on a pictorial trip to Madagascar! Leading the tour will not be Alex the lion or Marty the zebra,

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TSS Sdkn Talk: 10th Apr 2019 (Wed) – Mangroves, why conversion into other land use type is a bad idea.

 

Dear all, Hello! New year, new faces in the committee! Of course you still have me as the secretary…… So to start off this new year we will present to you Dr Foong from USM, who will be speak on the Mangroves: Why Conversion to Other Land Use Type is a Bad Idea?

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TSS KK Talk: Thur, 11 April 2019 – The Pacific ring of fire. Link between earthquakes and volcanoes

Date: Thursday, 11th April 2019

Time: 8.00 pm

Venue: The Secretariat, Damai Plaza, Luyang

Speaker: Jean-Paul Boeldieu

People around the Pacific Ocean are particularly concerned about natural disasters which are also the source of their agricultural and touristic wealth. Many researches has been done with various results for the last 50 years but the public

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TSS KK Talk: Tues, 7th May 2019 – North Borneo and Labuan stamp talk by The Sarawak Specialists’ Society

Date: Tuesday, 7th May 2019

Time: 8.00 pm

Venue: The Secretariat, Damai Plaza, Luyang

Together with The Sarawak Specialists’ Society (SSS), we will be having a stamp talk on North Borneo and Labuan.

The talk is in conjunction with the visit of the top Office Bearers and Council members The Sarawak Specialists’ Society (UK). The

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TSS KK Talk: Wed, 20 Mar 2019 – The establishment of Tun Mustapha Park in Sabah, Malaysia’s largest marine protected area

Date: Wednesday, 20 Mar 2019

Time: 8.00 pm

Venue: The Secretariat, Damai, Luyang

Dr Robecca Jumin will discuss the steps that have been taken since 2006 to establish a large marine protected area in Sabah, which allowed different stakeholders to support its establishment. This has involved taking account of commercial fishing fleets and subsistence fishing

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TSS KK Talk: Wed, 6th Mar 2019 – Preserving culture through fashion

 

Date: Wednesday, 6 Mar 2019

Time: 8.00 pm

Venue: The Secretariat, Damai, Luyang

 

 

 

 

How can we use fashion for good? How can clothing become wearable art? What are some of the necessary elements of a fashion brand looking to preserve culture? What can we do to conduct business

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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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