Articles

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Selected articles by IDS researchers / academicians; Berita IDS and Borneo Review

Setting up the Human Capital Blueprint

Introduction                 The first lab session on “Setting Up the Human Capital Blueprint” was held on19 December 2017 at Dewan Perdana UPEN, Wisma SEDIA, Kota Kinabalu. The half-day lab was one of the tools to kick start the establishment of the Human Capital Blueprint. The lab was organised by Institute for Development Studies (Sabah) – (IDS), Sabah State Economic Planning Unit (UPEN) and Sabah Economic Development and Investment Authority (SEDIA) cum the Secretariat for establishing the b [...]

Inclusive Innovation Convention 2018 (IIC2018)

Introduction   The Inclusive Innovation Convention 2018 (IIC 2018) held in Shangri-La’s Rasa Ria Resort & Spa, Tuaran on 22nd March 2018 was  organised by SME Corporation Malaysia (SME Corp) and Yayasan Inovasi Malaysia (YIM), in partnership with the Ministry of International Trade and Industry (MITI) and the Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation (MOSTI). The Institute for Development Studies (Sabah) (IDS) served as the strategic partner and event organizer for the seminar. The conv [...]

Preparing Sabah to be an Important Player in Global Economy

Introduction   Strengths and Weaknesses of Sabah’s Economy in a Nutshell   Sabah’s strengths are no doubt revolve around the abundance of its natural resources ranging from the beauty of its touristic landscape, agriculture (livestock, paddy and aquaculture) to its oil and gas.  All in all, Sabah is yet to develop and utilise all its natural resources and people in order to fully relish the potential of Sabah to be an important player in global economy.  These industries are not only to be [...]

Seminar on Nurturing Sabah’s Creative Rural Communities

Introduction         A seminar entitled      “Nurturing Sabah’s Creative Rural Communities” was held on the 12 October 2017 at the Shangri-La’s Tanjung Aru Resort and Spa, Kota Kinabalu Sabah. The one-day seminar was jointly organised by the Institute for Development Studies (Sabah) in partnership with Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) and in collaboration with the Society of Performing Arts Kota Kinabalu Sabah (SPArKS). It was attended by almost 250 participants comprising mainly industry players [...]

Seminar on Usage of Digital Technologies for Management Surveillance of Biodiversity/Natural Resources

Introduction   A seminar on the “Usage of Digital Technologies for Management and Surveillance of Biodiversity/Natural Resources” was held on 24th April 2018 at Shangri-La’s Tanjung Aru Resort & Spa, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah. This seminar was jointly organised by the Institute for Development Studies (Sabah), (IDS) in partnership with Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) and in collaboration with Sabah Environmental Trust (SET). A total of 190 participants comprising of government officials, policy ma [...]