gan pei ling

Title: Let’s talk about climate change: What different stories can we tell about climate change in the media or in the coffee shop?

Date: 24 October 2015, Saturday
Time: 3.00pm – 5.00pm
Location: BAC, PJ Campus, Block 1, 1st Floor, Room Colchester

Trainer Profile:

Pei Ling is a freelance journalist and writer passionate about environmental, human rights and gender issues. She currently works as a writer for the European Forest Institute’s Forest Law Enforcement, Governance and Trade Facility’s Asia Regional Office based in KL. Meanwhile, she is also researching and writing a book on the history of student activism in Malaysia in the late 1960s & early 1970s for Pusat Sejarah Rakyat.

As a journalist, she has written for the National Geographic News, The Nut Graph, Selangor Times and Focus Malaysia. She has an MA in Environment and Development from King’s College London and a bachelor’s degree in journalism from UTAR.

#MYD Training Series – Training on UNFCCC negotiations and media work with various climate experts, government bodies and civil society leaders, from July until Nov 2015. Each sessions will run for 2 hours and will be broadcast live on Google Hangout. Hangout will be available on YouTube for future reference.

#MYD – Malaysian Youth Delegation – Malaysian youth climate movement at international United Nations climate conferences, UNFCCC, participants will be mentored and hold engagements with various climate expert bodies and dialogue with Malaysian policy makers and negotiators.