The Urban Biodiversity Initiative (UBI) is an independent collective for urban ecology research, conservation and environmental education. We are a social enterprise based in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
WHAT WE DO
We run educational environmental programmes for children and adults.
We conduct workshops on discovery and art.
We provide advices on ecology and biodiversity issues with track record in supporting NGO’s with various environmental projects.
- Drains, Small Ponds & Wetlands by Affan NasaruddinFrom Biodiversity Gardens Capacity Building Workshop with Affan Nasaruddin, Water Warriors (Co-Founder) Affan Nasaruddin is a project officer of Water Warriors (WW). WW is an in-campus NGO which focuses on water conservation efforts. It is under University of Malaya’s (UM) Sustainability and Living […]
- Citizen Science by Yap Jo LeenFrom Biodiversity Gardens Capacity Building Workshop with Yap Jo Leen, LPP (Founder) STARTING POINT OF LPP Langur Project Penang, LPP, is a dusky langur research and outreach group based in Penang. Its members are ‘Duskies’, a group of citizens from different backgrounds who […]
- How to do mulchingMulching is a simple and yet useful gardening technique. It is the practice of putting a layer of covering above the surface of soil, so that the soil is shielded and protected. The layer of covering is known […]
- Case Study Series: Kebun-Kebun BangsarKebun-Kebun Bangsar is a community garden in Bangsar, Kuala Lumpur. It is on a small, linear piece of land flanked by houses on both sides. The community garden was initiated by Ng Seksan, a landscape architect, back in […]