As a Sabahan research organisation, IDS has an edge in studying Sabah’s socio-economic growth in depth with local knowledge and cultural norms being a big part in strategising and executing Sabah’s development plans.

IDS RESEARCH COMMITTEE

REGION AND COMMUNITY
Anita Limjoon
(SRA / Program Head)
AGRICULTURE AND FOOD SECURITY
Hjh. Baiyah Ag. Mahmon
(AD / Program Head)
ECONOMY AND INDUSTRY
Chong Vun Then
(Deputy CEO)
TOURISM AND ENVIRONMENT
Jita Binti Simin @ Gimin
(SRA / Program Head)
TECHNOLOGY AND INNOVATION
Richard T. Koh
(AD / Program Head)