KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 23 — Malaysia’s commitment to reduce its carbon emission intensity by 45 per cent by year 2030 can only be fulfilled through the involvement of diverse stakeholders, said Entrepreneur Development and Cooperatives Minister Datuk Seri Wan Junaidi Tuanku Jaafar.

He said this while launching Asean’s premier conference, Go ESG Asean Corporate Sustainability Virtual Summit 2020 today, according to a joint press statement from his ministry and the organiser, United Nations Global Compact Network Malaysia (GCMY).

The two-day conference involving high level government officials, United Nations (UN) leaders and public officials serves as an avenue to rethink and reconstruct the way businesses are conducted by shifting to new and innovative business models and operations towards rebuilding a better and sustainable future.

The theme of the conference is “The Businesses of Recovering Better — A Resilient & Sustainable Asean by Design”.

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