Noor Izzati Alya Mohd Eddil Azhar

UTM – MPAJ Initiates ‘PREVENT-LANDSLIDE’ Project, a Cooperation in the Field of Land Vulnerability to Overcome Disasters through MoA

Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) through Malaysian-Japan International Institute of Technology (MJIIT) and Ampang Jaya Municipal Council (MPAJ), Selangor signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MoA) in scientific and technical studies to measure landslide vulnerability and landslide-related risks on 28 June in Kuala Lumpur. This one-year collaboration between UTM and MPAJ through the Disaster Prevention & Preparedness …

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MJIIT Introduces the World First Blue-Economics Hub for Special Needs Youth

Earlier this year in March, Malaysia-Japan International Institute of Technology (MJIIT), Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) alongside the team members of I-DIVERS, have once again leaped at the opportunity to breathe underwater and this time at Coral Farm, Yayasan Coral Malaysia, Pulau Bidong, Terengganu for the first-of-a-kind model in the world focusing on ergotherapy, occupational diving, …

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DPPC MJIIT Strengthens Disaster Risk Preparedness and Resilience through Community-based Disaster Risk Reduction Program 2021

Disaster Preparedness and Prevention Center (DPPC), Malaysia-Japan International Institute of Technology (MJIIT), Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) Kuala Lumpur had taken a significant step by co-designing and co-implementing the Community-based Disaster Risk Reduction (CBDRR) Program 2021 in Pulau Redang, Terengganu from 30 March until 1 April 2021. CBDRR 2021 was jointly organized by the National Disaster …

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MJIIT UTM Hosts Webinar on Experiences and Lessons Learnt from COVID-19 and Natural Hazard Response and Prevention from Malaysia and Japan

The Malaysia Japan International Institute of Technology (MJIIT) of Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) Kuala Lumpur alongside the Embassy of Japan in Malaysia and Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) Malaysia has organised a webinar entitled, “RESPONDING AND PREPARING FOR NATURAL HAZARDS UNDER THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC: Sharing Challenges and Lessons from Malaysia and Japan.” through live stream on Zoom platform and Disaster Preparedness and Prevention Center (DPPC) Facebook Live.

This webinar provided a co-learning opportunity and aims to share the challenges and lesson from Malaysia and Japan in responding to multiple disasters, such as floods and landslides under the COVID-19 pandemic and suggest the way forward to better reduce and prevent such compound disasters in the future.

MJIIT Researchers Secured Grants for Mini Research Project 2020 For Maritime Economics and Industries MIMA

MJIIT UTM prominent researchers have secured grants to develop projects that cover a range of maritime economics, from shipping to port quality, international trade, Big Data Analytics, and underwater tourism.

Mask On UTM: Confined Water Training with MSDeaf, PMWKL and Youths from B40 Group

Mask On UTM secretariat team, MSDeaf and PMWKL once again leaped at the opportunity to breathe in water, and this time around they underwent confined water training for PADI Open Water License at Pusat Akuatik Darul Ehsan, Shah Alam, Selangor. This session was made exceptional as 4 male youngsters from B40 groups were funded to be part of the CSR Mask On UTM Project and attend the confined water training.

A Kickstart on MJIIT-UTM Special CSR Project: Mask On UTM (Building Diving Careers for the Underprivileged)

12 of Mask On secretariat team, and Mask On project partners were given the opportunity to breathe in water as deep as 5 meters and try the scuba diver’s action which will never be forgotten. This program became the kick-start of our first special project to shape the career of scuba divers among the unemployed with hearing loss and potential poor teenagers. 

MJIIT Academicians received JICA COVID-19 Project Grant 2020 International Research Fund

Three of MJIIT academicians and researchers, Prof. Dr. Mohamed Mahmoud El-Sayed Nasef, Dr. Uswah bt. Khairuddin and Dr. Mohd Fitri Bin Mohd Yakub have secured JICA COVID-19 Project Grant 2020 International Research Fund for their research related to the current coronavirus disease