Minister for the Environment and Water Resources Mr Masagos Zulkifli will attend the 19th Meeting of the Sub-Regional Ministerial Steering Committee (MSC) on Transboundary Haze Pollution in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on 18 May 2017.
2 The Ministerial-level MSC, comprising Brunei Darussalam, Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore and Thailand, will continue to review and enhance cooperative measures to monitor, prevent and mitigate smoke haze arising from land and forest fires in the five countries.
3 The 19th MSC Meeting is expected to discuss key issues pertaining to haze prevention measures in the five MSC countries, including the implementation of the ASEAN Sub-Regional Haze Monitoring System, mobilisation of regional and international assistance to support fire-fighting efforts, and exchange of information among countries.
Ministry of the Environment and Water Resources
17 May 2017