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Aku Anak Malaysia

Aku anak Malaysia dan ini Tanahairku (I am a Malaysian and this is my homeland).  This statement is of particular significance to me because for as long as I can remember I've been embarrassed to be Malaysian.  I don't like Malaysia, I don't care for it, and since I was old enough to think about my future, I've wanted to migrate, renounce citizenship & run away from a...

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By Cheri Lim | Head of Communications
1 year 4 months ago

Using Social Media for Good

As one of the pioneers for Cyber Wellness in Malaysia, Generasi Gemilang has done surveys with students locally to find out more about their experience with cyberbullying. Our 2014 survey results showed that 27% (roughly 1 out of 4) say that they have been cyberbullied, but only 29% of them have told someone about it. In addition to that, a 2016 study conducted by Digi Telecommunications with...

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By Shu Ling | Communications
1 year 4 months ago

The Gift of Sight

Note:  Gift of Sight is a collaborative initiative made possible through the generousity of Vision Space Optometrist and Malaysian Hoya Lens.   A student from our Pusat Bimbingan Pelajar (PBP) program came to the session one day and told her mentor that she was suffering from headaches.  After asking her a few questions, the mentor found out that her pair of...

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By Shu Ling | Communications
1 year 5 months ago

Sikit-Sikit Lama-Lama Menjadi Bukit

Siew Mei and her mother during her graduation ceremony.   Article by: Siew Mei, a coach in the Duit Right Financial Education Program Activator Team Growing up in a lower middle-income background, I always felt it was unfair that my peers had more material possessions than I did.  I came from a family where my mum had very little education. This was because my grandparents...

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By Shu Ling | Communications
1 year 5 months ago

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