German Unity Day
On German Unity Day, The German Ambassador to Malaysia Dr Peter Blomeyer said climate crisis and the environment was this year's topic for the celebration. An exhibition related to the issue was held at Sentul Depot, in collaboration with Sunway University and Sunway College Kuala Lumpur, German companies in Malaysia, Malaysian German Chamber of Commerce, a German school in Kuala Lumpur and the German Agency for International Cooperation.
"We must not get distracted from jointly tackling the most urgent challenge to humankind: climate change. Therefore, we decided to make the climate crisis and the environment this year’s topic of our National Day and invite you to an exhibition in this beautiful industrial hall. The exhibition aims at demonstrating the problems we are facing and what can be done to solve them, faithful to the United Nations SDGs motto “Local Actions for Global Goals”. We are proud to have Sunway University and Sunway College Kuala Lumpur as a partner in this exhibition. Some thirty students describe the story of climate change with facts and figures and sketches and models", he said at the German Unity Day celebration.
Companies involved in this national day celebration include Airbus, Audi automobiles, BASF Chemicals, Bauer Construction and Foundations, Bayer Chemicals, Beckhoff Automating Technologies, BMW automobiles, Bosch Technologies, Deutsche Bank, Fresenius medical devices, Greencells solar plants, Henkel Chemicals, Infineon semiconductors, Lufthansa Airlines, the law firm Luther, MAN Energy Solutions, MAN Trucks, Mercedes-Benz automobiles, Naue geotechnical project solutions, Rieckermann process technologies for industries, Schott Glas, Siemens industry technology, Trox air conditioning, VW automobiles, and Wurth industry services.
Group photo with Sunway University and Sunway College students and staff, together with Dr Peter Blomeyer
Group photo with Sunway College’s AUSMAT student volunteers and staff
Group photo with Sunway University student volunteers and staff
Group photo on stage for the German Unity Day event