National Policy on Biological Diversity 2016 - 2025

Goal 3 - Target 11 : Invasive Alien Species

By 2025, invasive alien species and pathways are identified, priority species controlled and measures are in place to prevent their introduction and establishment.
Action 11.1
Improve our understanding and public awareness about IAS
Key Indicator:   By 2025, the level of awareness of the public regarding IAS has doubled compared to the 2016 level.
Action 11.2
Conduct risk assessments on all introduced exotic species before their release
Key Indicator:   By 2018, a risk assessment framework for invasive alien species has been established.
Action 11.3
Strengthen quarantine inspection and enforcement at entry points and international borders
Key Indicator:   By 2021, the National Action Plan for the Prevention, Eradication, Containment and Control of Invasive Alien Species has been fully implemented.

Related with Aichi Biodiversity Targets

  1. Strategic Goal B   —   Target 9
    By 2020, invasive alien species and pathways are identified and prioritized, priority species are controlled or eradicated, and measures are in place to manage pathways to prevent their introduction and establishment.

Related with Forestry Policy of Peninsular Malaysia

  1. Thrust 2   —   Strategy 1   —   Conservation of Forest Biodiversity
    Forest have a high diversity of flora and fauna and most of them are unique and not found in other parts in the world. Initiatives on information gathering, in-situ and ex-situ preservation have been implemented to intensify, preserve and conserve the biodiversity especially species that are near extinction, endangered, rare and endemic.

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