The minister said the revised budget 2023 will have a particular focus on the green economy.

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He noted that the ministry’s key initiatives will focus on the enactment of a climate change act to ensure transparency in future environmental impact assessment studies and take the lead in seeking solutions to climate change issues.

He also highlighted a need to take a comprehensive and holistic governance approach to the country's management of the environment, water, energy, climate change, and natural resources in a coordinated and focused way.

Themed "Race Towards Net Zero: Leadership for Climate Action," IGEM 2023 is set to be held in Kuala Lumpur from October 4 to 6.

Source: VNA