9th August 2023
As IDS is championing grassroot economy in Sabah, a discussion on how to strengthen it was held in IDS along with Sabah’s grassroots economic empowerment stakeholders.
A total of two sessions were held and the stakeholders present were Dr Shafiq Siddiquee (Founder of Vivify), Idrizam bin Idris (Founder of Koko Loko), Allison Law (Co-founder of Wagas de Asi), Saverinus Kitingan (President of SATA), Dr Jurry Foo (Founder of Serunding Kubis D’Dompur), Shazrean Shah (Assistant Program Specialist of SCENIC), Emily Jeneble and Renny Jeneble (Founder of Kelarai Kraftangan Batu Lungguyan). Vianney Evana (Founder of Wagas de Asi) and Viviantie Sarjuni (General Manager of SCENIC) also joined the meeting via Zoom.
The meeting was led by Datuk Dr. Ramzah Dambul, CEO of IDS along with IDS Head Clusters and researchers.