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MMU, PENGASIH Sign Pact to Raise Community Awareness on Mental Health & Substance Abuse

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On 9 July 2020, MMU through its Student Affairs Division (STAD) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Persatuan PENGASIH Malaysia (PENGASIH) at Cyberjaya campus. The MoU was signed by Prof. Dr. Ho Chin Kuan, the Acting President of MMU and Tuan Haji Ramli Abdul Samad, President of Persatuan PENGASIH Malaysia.

Through this two-year agreement, both parties will collaborate to explore ways of using digital information technology and communication champion the issues of mental health and overcoming substance abuse. They have also agreed to focus on four areas namely Special Activities, Seminar and Education and Awareness Programme; Research and Publication; Community Engagement Programmes; and Management, Humanity and Law.

MMU hopes to help the cause by sharing its expertise in many areas, especially in creative multimedia, IT, and more, to help bring the issue front and centre, so that everyone could participate, help, or offer solutions. Also attending the ceremony were Hj. Roslan Yahya, Honorary Secretary of Persatuan PENGASIH Malaysia, Dr. Abdullah Sallehhuddin Abdullah Salim, Director of STAD and fellow STAD officers.