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Sarawak
Chief Minister’s
Environmental Awards

Sarawak Chief Minister’s Environmental Awards

This prestigious Sarawak Chief Minister’s Environmental Award (CMEA) aims at recognizing the environmental effort and commitment of industries, local authorities and individuals, which demonstrate exemplary stewardship towards environmental protection.

Winners of the Award are widely recognised by the public as role models in business and industry’s environmental performance and excellence, as well as models for environmental conservation and practices.

Sarawak
Chief Minister’s
Environmental Awards

Sarawak Chief Minister’s Environmental Awards

This prestigious Sarawak Chief Minister’s Environmental Award (CMEA) aims at recognizing the environmental effort and commitment of industries, local authorities and individuals, which demonstrate exemplary stewardship towards environmental protection.

Winners of the Award are widely recognised by the public as role models in business and industry’s environmental performance and excellence, as well as models for environmental conservation and practices.

Objectives

In general, the CMEA is meant to:

To promote environmental awareness to private and public institution in Sarawak,
Reinforce concept of the environmental protection and conservation is everyone business;
To encourage the practise of environmental management at all level of society in Sarawak; and
To acknowledge all those who have contribute significantly in environmental protection and conservation.

Therefore, the main objectives of the CMEA are outline to:

Provide organizations with the opportunity of an independent evaluation of their environmental commitment;
Stimulate business and industry initiatives in assuming a proactive role in environmental protection;
Recognize the achievements of participating organizations for other similar organizations to emulate; and
Inculcate and reinforce the concept and practice of 3Rs, that is, Reduce, Reuse and Recycle, as a way of life towards a Green Mother Earth in line with the concept of “Think Globally, Act Locally”

Why Organizations Should Participate

By taking part in the award:

Organizations will receive technical guidance on environmental related matters affecting and impacting their business;
Organisation will receive free consultation and advise on environmental related laws and its compliance;
Management and staff of an organisation will have better understanding on environmental issues;
Organisation will demonstrate to all parties (their customers, suppliers, regulatory bodies, etc.) their commitment to environmental performance; and
Award finalists will be given independent assessments of their environmental performance and the winners will of course enjoy the prestige associated to CMEA AWARD holders.

Entry Requirement

Participation is opened to all organizations and divided into different categories to ensure a level playing field and eliminates disparate comparison between sector.

The categories for the 8th CMEA are streamlined into 7 major sectors, lead by the 5 main economic sectors in accordance with the State and National Economic Definitions. Other categories will be based on the Local Authority sector and the Individuals which comprised of the Individual & Journalist category, and an addition category for Eateries (food outlets), which have been specifically customized for the CMEA.

CMEA Awards

L3-12, DUBS Commercial Centre
Lot 376 Section 54 KTLD,
Jalan Petanak 93100 Kuching,
Sarawak Malaysia

Sarawak Chief Minister’s Environmental Awards