Conservation & Environmental Management Division


Conservation & Environmental Management Division (C&EMD), a division under the Sabah Foundation Group, Sabah, Malaysia manages the conservation and forest rehabilitation areas in a sustainable manner, both economically and environmentally. There are 5 unique ecosystems of the conservation areas, namely Danum Valley, Maliau Basin, Imbak Canyon, Silam Coast, and Taliwas River, and forest rehabilitation namely INFAPRO and INIKEA. In the Southeast Asian region, the Group has established itself as a pioneer in good forest management, and the leader in conservation efforts and rehabilitation of logged-over-forest.

In addition to that, we are also promoting our “Oustanding Areas of Wild Natural Beauty” to both domestic and international travel and tourism. Our areas offer diverse natural landscapes, rainforests, wildlife spotting, beaches, as well as underwater treasures. We are making all efforts to protect and preserve these rich natural assets for future generations to inherit in synonyms to our brand “Nurture Our Nature, It Is Our Children’s Future Too”.

In view of that, C&EMD is committed to protecting the environment and will minimize the environmental impacts of our activities, products, and services. To achieve these, we shall:-

  • Comply with the environmental legal requirement and the National Policy on Environment;
  • Consider environmental factors in all divisional strategies and decisions;
  • Promote environmental education awareness to our staff, students, and the community;
  • Strengthen the 3R (reduce, reuse, and recycle) policy;
  • Encourage the use of low-energy appliances and move toward renewable energy;
  • Minimize impact on the environment by encouraging the usage of environmentally friendly materials;
  • Encourage and enhance biodiversity and ecology;
  • Constantly improve and monitor environmental performance.

This policy will be communicated to all staff and guests and shall be available to the public.