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ASEAN Green Award

UPDATES: COUNTRY WINNERS OF ASEAN Green Award 2015

The COUNTRY WINNERS of the ASEAN Green Award 2015 is announced as follow:

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All 10 Country Winners will enter our final stage of contest for the Grand Award, which will be announced during the Award Giving Ceremony and Gala Dinner to be held on 30 Nov 2015 at Shangri-la Hotel, Kuala Lumpur

 

ASEAN Green Award 2015

After the successful Green Award in 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014, the MCCC and AAET are pleased to to co-organize the ASEAN Green Award 2015. The objective of MCCC-AAET Green Award 2013 is to recognize the outstanding young green technopreneurs and young contributors to the Green Growth in the ASEAN region. The Award is open for nomination to individuals aged 40 and below in the ASEAN Member States, who are making a difference to our environment or promoting sustainable development through their contribution in one or more of the following categories: 

  • Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions/Improving air quality  
  • Protecting land/water resources and biodiversity 
  • Minimizing waste 
  • Green Entrepreneur/Manager   
  • Promoting green concept or environmental sustainability in the media 
  • Community action for the environment: volunteer and member in non-profit organization

THE NOMINATION FOR THE ASEAN GREEN AWARD 2015

The Award is open for nomination from 15 June 2015 until 31 August 2015. Late submission will not be entertained. Nominations can be made by any citizen or organization from any ASEAN Member States. The Nominee can nominate himself/herself OR someone else who deserves recognition. 

The Rules and Regulation and Nomination Form could be respectively downloaded from the following Dropbox links:

https://www.dropbox.com/s/s8yawadv8921de1/2015%20MCCC-AAET%20Green%20Award%20Write-up%2C%20Rules%20%26%20Regulations.pdf?dl=0 

https://www.dropbox.com/s/wjvh0ddqx74fkpn/MCCC%20-AAET%20Green%20Award%202015%20Nomination%20Form.docx?dl=0

The nominations shall be done by filling the Nomination Form in English and sent by email, fax or post in digital or printed format to: AAET Secretariat, No. 40, Jalan 2/109E, Desa Business Park, Taman Desa, Jalan Klang Lama, 58100 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Tel: 603-79838088 Fax: 603-7980939 Email: fokkukfai@gmail.com

 

THE AWARDS FOR THE ASEAN GREEN AWARD 2015

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For further inquiries, please contact:

Secretariat of ASEAN Academy of Engineering and Technology (AAET)
No. 40-2, Jalan 2/109E, 
Desa Business Park, Taman Desa
58100 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Office Tel: 603 79838088
Fax: 603 79809390
Email: fokkukfai@gmai.com 

Secretariat of Malaysia-China Chamber of Commerce (MCCC)
No.8-2, Jalan Metro Pudu, 
Fraser Business Park, Off Jalan Yew, 
55100 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Office Tel: 603 9223 1188 / 603 9222 1506
Fax: 603 9222 1548
Email: info@mcccgreenaward.com 

 

 

MCCC-AAET Green Award 2014

The Award Giving Ceremony and Gala Dinner of the MCCC-AAET Green Award 2014 was successfully held on 24 Nov 2014 at Shangri-la Hotel Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

The event was attended by Ambassadors or diplomats of ASEAN countries, governmental officers, business communities, technologists, scientists and NGOs from the ASEAN region.

The objective of the MCCC-AAET Green Award is to recognize the outstanding young green technopreneurs and young contributors to the Green Growth in the ASEAN region, who are making a difference to our environment or promoting sustainable development through their contribution in one or more of the following categories:

  • Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions/Improving air quality  
  • Protecting land/water resources and biodiversity 
  • Minimizing waste 
  • Green Entrepreneur/Manager   
  • Promoting green concept or environmental sustainability in the media 
  • Community action for the environment: volunteer and member in non-profit organization

The Award will select ONE Country Winner from each participating ASEAN countries. Grand Awards, i.e Grand Winner, 1st Runner-up and 2nd Runner-up will be conferred to the Country Winners with distinguished achievement in promoting the green cause. 

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Country Winners of the MCCC-AAET Green Award 2014

                              

Country Winners of 2014

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GRAND WINNER, 1ST & 2ND RUNNER-UPS FOR 2014

GRAND WINNER: MS QUEENIE CHONG CHIN YEE, BRUNEI. 

Education officer in Ministry of Education, Brunei

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The judges are impressed with Ms Queenie Chong’s role as a teacher who is passionate about raising awareness in environmental issues to young students through education. For a young person, her efforts in establishing recycling and conservation clubs in schools and mobilizing people on local environmental issues using the social media is exemplary.

 

1st RUNNER-UP: MR ALWIN LONG SU WENG, MALAYSIA.

CEO of ATECH, Malaysia

Alwin Long is a young and successful technopreneur actively promoting the R&D and commercialization of low carbon building materials. He is also an active advocator for sustainable living concepts and green entrepreneurship through various camps, conferences, lectures, training and NGO activities.

 

2nd RUNNER-UP: OPHATH SENGMANY, LAOS. 

Researcher in land, water and biodiversity protection, OCORP Consulting Company

Ophath SEGMANY is an environmental consultant who has actively participated in various projects undertaken by universities, governmental departments and INGO on salty soil treatment, water resources and biodiversity protection in Laos.