BFM 89.9

Podcast  >  Bigger Picture  >  Earth Matters  >  World Elephant Day 2020 Special - Nurturing Human-elephant Coexistence

World Elephant Day 2020 Special - Nurturing Human-elephant Coexistence

Lim Teckwyn, Management & Ecology of Malaysian Elephants Project

10-Aug-20 15:00

World Elephant Day 2020 Special - Nurturing Human-elephant Coexistence

Humans and elephants have ‘co-existed for millenia’ in the Malay Peninsula. For his dissertation, Lim Teckwyn, from the Management & Ecology of Malaysian Elephants Project, studied human-elephant relations, from both social and ecological perspectives. In particular, he examined the intertwined histories of humans and elephants in Belum-Temengor, by exploring the history of elephants, the history of the people, and the history of the relationship between humans and elephants in this site. In conjunction with both International Day of the World's Indigenous People on August 9th, and ahead of World Elephant Day on August 12th, Teckwyn joins us to share his findings, and to offer some strategic suggestions in approaching elephant conservation in Malaysia.

Image Source: Wikimedia Commons

Produced by: Juliet Jacobs

Presented by: Juliet Jacobs


Download the BFM mobile app. Stay at home and stay up-to-date.

Tags:  The Bigger PictureEarth MattersManagement & Ecology of Malaysian ElephantsMEMETemiarJahaiBelum-TemengorAsian elephanthuman population density#WorldElephantDayInternational Day of the World's Indigenous Peopleshuman-elephant coexistencehuman-wildlife interactionHuman–wildlife conflictEnergy, EnvironmentEnvironment/SustainabilityEnvironmentScience


Life
Dan Lain-Lain

Share this podcast




Play / Pause

Listen now : BFM 89.9 -- The Business Station

Today’s Shows



6:00 AM

The 6AM Stretch

7:00 AM

World Market Watch

7:15 AM

Morning Brief

8:00 AM

The Breakfast Grille

Dato' Sri Koh Yock Heng. Co-Founder & Group Managing Director, Apple Vacations

8:30 AM

Morning Brief

9:00 AM

Opening Bell

9:35 AM

BBC World Service

10:05 AM

Open For Business

Jack Yin, artist, Jacktus

11:05 AM

HerVantage

Yuki Aizawa, Women in Tech

12:00 PM

Enterprise Biz Bytes

2:05 PM

Live and Learn

3:05 PM

Earth Matters

4:05 PM

Health & Living

5:00 PM

The Evening Edition

5:35 PM

Today On Twitter

6:05 PM

Inside Story

7:05 PM

The Evening Edition

7:35 PM

Popcorn Culture

8:00 PM

Cruise Control

Daniel Fernandez, dsf.my | Ariff Roose | Richard Bradbury

9:00 PM

Breaking Bread

Loh Yi Jun (junandtonic.com) | TBC

10:00 PM

The Pulse

10:10 PM

The Pulse

Review - Kendrick Lamar's Mr. Morale & the Big Steppers