Chapter 11: Community Development

The management of Mengiong – Gaat FMU is committed to bring development to their workers and the living conditions of local communities. 

There are a total of 18 longhouse/settlements found within and adjacent to our licensed boundary.  We shall anticipate some Native Customary Rights (NCR) claims over the FMU area.  

Therefore, fee, prior and informed consent (FPIC) for the FMU holder and local community is made valid in the FMU.  As such, Communities Representatives Committee (CRC) and Forest Management Certification Liaison Committee (FMCLC) to be formed to address the grievances of the local communities/settlements and workers on their condition of services, housing and etc. 

Flowchart of Complaint and Grievance Resolution Process for Worker