A delegation of five visited RMBR on the 27 Feb 2008. (Left to right) Dr. Mohinder Singh, Dr. Mustaffa Babjee, Dr. Francis Ng, Dr. Saw Leng Guan and Dr. Lee Su See from Forest Research Institute Malaysia are seen here with Prof. Peter Ng and Associate Prof. Hugh Tan. The delegation were here on a consultation trip to gather information on natural history museums. The team will be making recommendations on the establishment of a natural history museum in Malaysia.
Prof. Peter Ng, along with Dr. Tan Swee Hee and Dr. Tan Heok Hui, hosted and showed them around the Public Gallery and the Zoological Reference Collection. The team learnt of the Museum’s staff structure, collection and storage, curation work among many other aspects.
Photo by Tan Heok Hui.