Webinar | Directors' Duties and Climate Change

Thursday, 22 July 2021

The Bar Council Environment & Climate Change Committee co-organised this webinar with Climate Governance Malaysia (CGM)

The Bar Council Environment & Climate Change Committee co-organised this webinar with Climate Governance Malaysia (CGM), in conjunction with the recent launch of the Primer on Climate Change: Directors' Duties and Disclosure Obligations.


We had more than 600 registered attendees from various sectors.


You can watch the video recording of the session here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-ym1TIlkqE8


Quick recap:

>Bar President AG Kalidas issued a strong call to action to lawyers

>BCECCC Chair Roger Chan highlighted the threats of climate change

>Former Chief Justice Tan Sri Richard Malanjum delivered a passionate keynote address

>Mooters from Universiti Malaya’s Ecolawgy gave the proceedings an intergenerational perspective

>The Panel session with To’ Puan Janet Looi (Skrine) and Karina Litvack (Climate Governance Initiative) set out directors’ duties in Malaysia, local and international trends and how to take action now.

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