UKM-YSD Chair for Sustainability

 Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia




To continue leading sustainability initiatives towards long term productivity and wellbeing through research excellence in climate change and circular solutions


Climate change resilience

Capacity building and knowledge generation & dissemination

Smart circular solution

Ensure long term productivity and wellbeing

While simultaneously


Smart Circular Solutions

To provide smart circular solutions for

long term industrial productivity and societal wellbeing

Climate Change Resilience

To address global and national priorities as well as local needs of tackling climate change toward community resilience and low carbon economy

Capacity Building

To develop and disseminate knowledge that

contribute towards sustainable futures

Knowledge Generation & Dissemination

To develop and disseminate knowledge that

contribute towards sustainable futures

Impact Assessment

To assess the impact of sustainable futures

initiatives on economic and social transformation

Our Approach

Research Thrust Area

Measurable Impacts

Multidisciplinary Approach

Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

Multi-institutions Initiative

Stakeholders Participant

Benefit & Impact

The industry and community will benefit from frontier knowledge, cutting-edge

research and activities

Enhancing economic competitiveness and quality life

Enhancement of livelihood, sustainability literacy and inculcating behavioural changes

Enhance industry efficiency and productivity to reduce carbon footprint

and sustainable practice

Reduce the dependency on foreign laborer, nurture high skilled local talent and reduce environmental impact