Introduction to Energy and Systemic Shift Concepts

  • To provide an introduction on energy reporting, energy science, and energy and climate justice.


2 July 2022


  • Introduction to Energy: Energy and Climate by Ili Nadiah. She is the co-founder and chairperson of Klima Action Malaysia (KAMY). Her presentation introduced energy, how energy is created, sourced, and used, energy’s impact on climate change, and addressed the lack of knowledge among the public on energy.

a. Speaker materials :

i. Introduction to Energy: Energy and Climate

  • Introduction to Energy: Local and Global Trends by Dr Gary Theseira. He is a Technical Expert from the  Malaysian Green Technology and Climate Change Corporation (MGTC) and has decades worth of experience in climate change and sustainable policy development. His presentation touched on the fast changes happening in the current climate landscape with a focus on the global perspective. He included various policies and comparative diagrams to fully deliver the essence of the topic.

a. Speaker materials :

i. Introduction to Energy: Local and Global Trends

  • Concept of "Fair share" + Climate Justice, how it is related to Malaysia by Hilary Kung. She is currently a Senior Researcher at Third World Network (TWN) and Sahabat Alam Malaysia (SAM) and has extensive experience in political ecology and environmental science. Her presentation introduced SAM and TWN, highlighted efforts made to reduce climate change globally, and elaborated further on the IPCC’s working groups.

a. Speaker materials :

i. Climate  Justice and the Concept of “Fair Share”