The City of Ipoh, in the Malaysian state of Perak, is the country’s third-largest city.. Established in the 1880s, Ipoh maintains a connection with its colonial roots through the preservation of the old buildings from that era.
Delegates from the Ninth Session of the World Urban Forum (WUF9) were taken on a tour of Sunway City Kuala Lumpur and shown how sustainability efforts were integrated and implemented in the city.
Sunway aims to increase employee awareness on the UN SDGs in the effort to incorporate sustainable development principles in the workplace.
Sunway promotes sustainable living in Sunway City with the inaugural Sunway The Good Run.
The run was organised Sunway Property and Sunway Medical Centre, in collaboration with the Subang Jaya Municipal Council (MPSJ) and Prasarana Malaysia Berhad (Prasana).
Sunway City was certified as Malaysia’s first sustainable township by Green Building Index Malaysia.
Sunway is now strengthening its sustainable development credentials with plans that seek to turn Sunway City into a model “smart city” of the 21st century.
Companies both big and small have begun to realise that partaking in green or eco-friendly activities is an important aspect of growing a business and a key factor that would help in establishing better ties with stakeholders and, in particular, the surrounding communities.