Unit Peneraju Agenda Bumiputra ("TERAJU”) under the Prime Minister's Department (JPM) has been given the mandate to implement the Bumiputera Entrepreneur Development Fund (DPUB) 2020 program at ECER. The program is part of the Eleventh Malaysia Plan (11MP) and Third Rolling Plan (RP3) initiatives which is aimed to strengthen the inclusive development and well-being of the public communities. 4. TERAJU has agreed to appoint Universiti Malaysia Kelantan ("UMK") as a strategic partner to drive the DPUB 2020 Program with a sum of RM2,346,000.00 worth of grant to finance the program. The program will be led by Assoc. Prof. Dr. Wan Mohd Faizal Wan Ishak and Ts. Dr. Mazlan Mohamed from the Faculty of Bioengineering and Technology, UMK. Other personnel who will be directly involved in this program are Mr. Mohd Aswawi Bin Isa and Mr. Mohd Hilmi Bin Harun of the Faculty of Creative Technology and Heritage and Mrs. Alifah Bt Adnan, Deputy Registrar of Entrepreneurship Institute, Office of Deputy Vice Chancellor Research & Innovation.

Name of Project               :    Innovation for Community (INN04C) for Integrated    Bamboo Processing

Collaboration/Industry     :     Ain Biomass Industries Sdn. Bhd

Allocation of Grant          :     RM2, 346,000.00