The formation of Yayasan Hijau Malaysia or better known as YaHijau was established with the aim of promoting and educating youths on the importance of green technology and its benefits towards sustainable living. Imparting of knowledge at grassroots level ensures that green living is cultivated and adopted as a life-style in every home.YaHijau plays a pivotal role in promoting and enhancing the participation of Corporate Entities, Communities and general public towards increasing green living practices in Malaysia, through Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) initiatives and sponsorships that will indirectly encourage the participation of corporations whilst creating awareness and call for actions on the importance of green living.

Incorporation of YaHijau

Announced during the tabling of Budget 2014 by Prime Minister Datuk Seri Mohd Najib Razak; Yayasan Hijau Malaysia (YaHijau) is the main catalysts in promoting green practices and in the development of green technology applications towards Malaysia’s goal of a developed nation. The launching of YaHijau was held in Sabah on 2 March 2014 at the Likas Sports Complex.