GALAU

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GALAUGod Always Listening and Understanding
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Highly hydrophilic LEA proteins are expressed just before maturation drying to protect organelles from the extremely low water potentials occurring after final dessication (Galau et al., 1987; Hughes and Galau, 1989).
As a matter of fact, he said the amendments had allowed better recognition of the 'Pemakai Menoa' and the 'Pulau Galau' under the law.
He said specifically the laws did not expressly stipulate the existence of pemakai menoa, pulau galau or the equivalent native territorial domain of other communities.
Baru noted that the Land Code (Amendment) Bill 2018, purportedly seeks to recognise the pemakai menoa (territorial domain) and pulau galau (communal forest reserves) concept of acquiring native customary rights over land in Sarawak.
Its president Paul Raja said the Bill to amend the land code, which will be tabled at next week's sitting of the Sarawak State Assembly, will put an end to the custom of territorial domain (pemakai menoa) and communal forest reserves (pulau galau).
The much-awaited Bill to amend the Sarawak Land Code seeking to accord legal recognition to 'pemakai menoa' (territorial domain) and 'pulau galau' (communal forest reserve) as native customary rights (NCR) land will finally be tabled at next week's state assembly sitting.
He said the taskforce and the working committee have been working very hard over the past few months to resolve these outstanding issues, including on the definitions of territorial domain (pemakai menoa) and communal forest reserves (pulau galau) which the Dayak community has claimed as their NCR lands.
'The amendments, the combined result of painstaking deliberation among Dayak professionals and experts and the government , will give better definition and recognition of two important components of the NCR land like the 'pemakai menoa' (communal reserve) and 'pulau galau' (territorial domain),' he said.
PMPG is the abbreviation of the terms 'pemakai menua' and 'pulau galau', which refer to territorial domain and communal forest reserves respectively.
He added all government Bills, including amendments to the Sarawak Land Code to give the force of law to the native practice of 'pemakai menoa' and 'pulau galau' will be tabled in the July sitting.
Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Openg today said that the state government is committed to amend the Sarawak Land Code that will give the force of law to the practices of 'pemakai menoa' and 'pulau galau', which the natives regard as their customary rights (NCR) lands.
Some 400 Bumiputera community leaders from the Iban, Bidayuh, Orang Ulu, Malay and Melanau communities in Sarawak will be attending a seminar on the issue of pulau galau (territorial domain) and pemakai menoa (communal forest reserve) (PGPM) to be held here from January 23 to 25.