LIST OF IDS RESEARCHES FOR THE YEAR OF 2009

1. ENTERPRISE DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME 

  • Study on the Development of SMIs in the SDC’s Central Corridor 
  • Kajian Mengenai Pembangunan Logistik di Kawasan Luar Bandar: Impak kepada Harga Barangan dan Komoditi 
  • Study on Sabah’s Logistics Infrastructure and Cost Implications 
  • Monitoring Development of the SMEs of the BCIC 

2. TOURISM AND ENVIRONMENTAL PROGRAMME 

  • Study on the Development of Tourism Area Comcept Plans for the Districts of Beluran and Ranau - Phase II 
  • Revision of the Sabah Tourism Masterplan 1996-2010 to 2010-2025 

3. ECONOMIC MONITORING PROGRAMME 

  • Kota Kinabalu Consumer Confidence Survey (on-going) 
  • Global and Regional Economic Outlook (on-going) 
  • Sabah Economic Indicators (on-going) 
  • Study on Price Structure of the Palm Oil Industry 
  • Study on Sabah’s Real Estate Sector 
  • Study on Impacts of 2008 Financial Crisis on Select Economic Sectors 
  • Publication of Online Key Socio-Economic Indicators 
  • Exploratory Study on Alternative Energy Sources 

4. REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME 

  • Ledakan Penduduk di Sabah: Punca-Punca Dasar dan Langkah-Langkah Pengawalan 
  • Study on Organised Cultivation of Corn for Animal Feed in Sabah: Issues, Potential of Growth and Strategies to Increase Local Production 
  • Assessment of the Gana Resettlement And Integrated Development (Grid) Project 

5. AGRICULTURAL DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME 

  • Sabah Biomedicinal Products: R&D Its Value Chain 
  • Inventory of Medicinal Herbs and Documentation of Traditional Indigenous Knowledge (Ik) and Practices 
  • R&D on Optimising Virgin Coconut Oil (VCO) 
  • Integrated Land Use by Crops Plantation and R&D on Downstream Processing 
  • R & D Project Satellite Biotechnology Year 4 
  • Microbial Identification in Composting With Various Materials as Starter 
  • A Comparative Study on the Concentration of Asiaticoside (Centella Asiatica) and Terpinen-4-Ol (Melalueca Alternifolia) Cultivated from Various Compost Sources 
  • R&D Herbal Soap 
  • The Development of Production Protocols to Commercialise Production of Tea Tree Oil (Melaleuca Alternifolia) Year 2 
  • Kajian Penanaman Padi di Daerah Papar 
  • Kajian Perusahaan Sago dan Rumbia di Daerah Kuala Penyu 
  • Assessment of the Gana Resettlement And Integrated Development (Grid) Project 

6. ACTION RESEARCH PROGRAMME 

  • Developing Scientific Infrastructure and Programmes in UNDP Sabah Agro-Industrial Precinct (SAIP) – Establishing Nursery, Experimental Plot and Biotech Lab 
  • SAIP Technology Incubator 
  • Enterprise Accelerator Programme 
  • Pengumpulan Data Pengusaha-Pengusaha Wanita 
  • Pemasaran dan Promosi Produk-Produk Keluaran Usahawan Wanita 
  • Pemasaran and Promosi Program Pengerak Perusahaan Mikro, IKS dan Asas Tani 
  • Enterprise in Residence Programme 
  • IDS Cradle Industry Partnership Programme 
  • IDS-IMM Training Programme 
  • IDS Community Outreach Programme 
  • Project Management Certification 
  • Agribusiness Training Series 
  • ICT Programme 
  • IDS Master Data Repository – Phase 1 
  • Sabah Agro-Business Virtual Community Station 
  • IDS Corporate Video 
  • IDS-SKALI Collaboration: KK SPIKE Program 
  • Herbal Medicinal Informatics