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Malaysia Busts Elephant Hunting Syndicate

The Malaysian Conservation Alliance for Tigers (MYCAT) congratulates the Department of Wildlife and National Parks Peninsular Malaysia (DWNP) and the Malaysian Armed Forces for taking down one of Malaysia’s most wanted elephant hunting syndicates.   The joint effort, under the joint 1Malaysia Biodiversity Enforcement Operation Network (1MBEON), saw the arrest of seven locals in Kelantan […]


Rewilding Yu

In conjunction with Global Tiger Day on 29 July, MYCAT launched their Rewilding Yu reforestation project at Sungai Yu Eco-Viaduct 3, Pahang. Officiated by Y.A.M. Tengku Aishah of Pahang, Rewilding Yu is a component of the Sungai Yu Tiger Corridor Conservation Programme. Its aim is to bring wildlife and forests back to the Sungai Yu […]

The Body Shop Malaysia gives a gift of hope to the Malayan Tiger this Christmas

Kuala Lumpur, 16 November 2015 – The Malaysian Conservation Alliance for Tigers (MYCAT) thanks The Body Shop Malaysia for the donation of RM191,254.82 towards its tiger conservation programme. “Critically endangered, there may be less than 300 wild tigers surviving in Malaysia, and the conservation community needs to harness greater support from all around,” said Dr. […]

Press Release

JOINT PRESS STATEMENT BY PERHILITAN AND MYCAT The Critical Status of the Malayan Tiger Download the press release in English, Bahasa Melayu, Mandarin, Tamil.  Kuala Lumpur, 15 September 2014 – The status of the Malayan tiger has reached a very critical point. From studies conducted between 2010-2013 using camera traps under a standardised protocol at seven […]