The framework of knowledge transfer towards sustainable development in the process of planning approval stage at Malaysian local government

Mohamed, Sulzakimin and Seow , Ta Wee and Goh, Kai Chen and Masrom, Md Asrul Nasid (2014) The framework of knowledge transfer towards sustainable development in the process of planning approval stage at Malaysian local government. In: 4th International Conference On Human Habitat And Environment, 05-06th May 2014, Puri Pujangga, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia , 5-6 May 2014, UKM.

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Abstract

Over the past decade in particular, sustainable development has become an important aspect of at Malaysian local governments. There are many ways in which sustainability issues can be incorporated in an organisation. In relation to that, this study looks at the perceptions of stakeholders in knowledge transfer of sustainable development at Malaysian local governments’ planning approval. An intended study is to provide an in-depth and better understanding of the strength and weaknesses and other relevant factors that promote or hinder the Sustainable Development. The respondents are from the selected stakeholders based on the discussion with the local governments. They are interviewed and the analysis is conducted using qualitative method. This study is to contribute to the enrichment of knowledge on the role of Local Governments in Sustainable Development. Therefore, this research seeks to find out the knowledge transfer practices of sustainable development at local governments in Malaysia, which is needed to be improved for sustainability deliverables.

Item Type:Conference or Workshop Item (Speech)
Uncontrolled Keywords:sustainable development; knowledge transfer; Malaysian local governments; planning approval
Subjects:H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
Divisions:Faculty of Technology Management and Business > Department of Construction Management
ID Code:5760
Deposited By:Dr. Sulzakimin Mohamed
Deposited On:02 Sep 2014 16:37
Last Modified:02 Sep 2014 16:37

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