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About ECOMY

Founded on 26th January 2015, ECOMY is the premier national non-governmental organization that is focused on sustainable ecotourism as the way forward to ensure that conservation values are upheld at all key natural heritage sites in Malaysia. Ecotourism & Conservation…

The pioneer Mentees standing L-R: Joe, Joyce, Mat & Jack. Seated, the amazing and celebrated Mentors with 100 + years of experince amongst them: Andrew Sebastian, Dr Ghani Hussain, Othman Ayeb & Irshad  Mobarak

Who We Are

ECOMY was founded by a group of like minded environmentalists, naturalists and educators, who recognized that  ecotourism has the potential to create support for conservation objectives in both the local communities and visitors alike, through establishing and sustaining relationships between the tourism industry,…

Morning walk with Ecomy President and celebrated naturalist, Irshad Mobarak

OUR PROJECTS

ECOMY focuses on bridging the gap between conservation and ecotourism, using best best practices and promotes sustainability.  Collectively with over 50 years of field experience, the ECOMY team are able to formulate programmes, trainings and even organize ecotourism events involving…

Latest Articles

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Mangrove destruction leaves other ecosystems at peril now – FreeMalaysiaToday

Part 2 of ECOMY’s expose.. President explains the urgent need to protect fragile ecosystems. We call upon the state govt to take heed and engage with experts on any current & future plans to ‘develop’ unique areas. ECOMY looks forward…

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Precious mangroves in Langkawi Geopark illegally destroyed – FreeMalaysiaToday

ECOMY’s President Irshad Mobarak in the news, raising awareness and giving his views on the destruction of mangroves in Langkawi. PETALING JAYA: An environmental NGO is shocked over the destruction of a mangrove forest in the Kilim Karst Geoforest Park…

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Pembangunan Pesat Punca Bencana Alam – Berita Harian

ECOMY’s Andrew Sebastian comments in the national Berita Harian newspaper today on the ongoing flooding woes in the klang valley as a mirror or other parts of the country as well. Berita Harian dated 17 December 2015.

From Left to Right :  Othman Ayeb, Dr. Ghani Hussain, Irshad Mobarak and Andrew Sebastian

Meet our Project Mentors

The Pangkor project saw the coming together of four experienced and influential personalities taking the role of mentors for the four selected “mentees” in the aim of training them to be nature guides and ensuring that ecotourism principles are incorporated…

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The pioneer Mentees standing L-R: Joe, Joyce, Mat & Jack. Seated, the amazing and celebrated Mentors with 100 + years of experince amongst them: Andrew Sebastian, Dr Ghani Hussain, Othman Ayeb & Irshad  Mobarak

Meet our Pioneer Mentees

The selection of the four pilot Mentees for the trailblazing Pangkor Nature Guide Mentoring Project has been finalized. Our four Mentees were selected based on their interest, background and their willingness to avail themselves for training, mentoring and openness to…

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