On Wednesday, June 12 2013 Malaysian Service Confederation (MSPC) and Rotary International D33000 (Malaysia) together with Malaysian of Institute of Integrity (IMM) at Royal Lake Club Kuala Lumpur jointly held their 4th Integrity Award Night.
Assistant Director (Consultancy & Quality Assurance) I, Forestry Department of Peninsular Malaysia Headquarters, Mohd Yussainy Bin Md Yusop was awarded Young Integrity Award. The other recipient was YM Tunku Zain Al-Abidin ibni Tuanku Muhriz.
“The value of integrity is often taken lightly. Most of us do not like labeled as someone without Integrity because this would mean that we are no trustworthy. But, what it means to have integrity is seldom understood, as we often see a "man of integrity" failing in walking the talk,” said Senator Datul Paul Low Seng Kuan, Minister in the Prime Minister Department.
Guests of Honor, Minister in the Prime Minister Department, Datul Paul Low Seng Kuan said, “I am indeed honored to be as he Guest of Honor on the occasion in the 4th Integrity Award Night, joinly organized by Malaysian Service Confederation (MSPC) and Rotary International D33000 (Malaysia) together with Malaysian of Institute of Integrity (IMM).”
“As a Minister in the Prime Minister Department in charge of promoting good governance and Integrity and eradicating corruption, it is heartening to see that the organizers of tonight's 4th Integrity Award Night had taken the initiative to select individuals of Integrity to recognize them."
He said, "We need true role models and I am sure that the recipients of the awards are worthy of this recognition and that they will continue to be strong influence in their profession and their carrier. Professionals with good talents and competencies but without having a strong competence.”
“The Distinguished Judging Committee have deliberated over a few sessions on all the nominations and a detailed background check was also done to assist in the final selection of the candidates.”
The following recipient was selected and there are:-
A. Young Integrity Award
i. Mohd Yussainy Bin Md Yusop
ii. YM Tunku Zain Al-Abidin ibni Tuanku Muhriz
B. Lifetime Integrity Award
i. Professor Emerius Tengku Dato' Shamsul Bahrin
It is important to note that the Judging Committee were very open in their approach and the discussion covers many aspects of the nominee's contribution and achievement and how their role has progress throughout their career.
As the judges were from different background it was possible for them to come to an objective decision in selecting the recipients. The judges for the Integrity Night 2013 were from distinguished panel personality and they are as follows:-
i. MSPC President Encik Shaifubahrim Mohd Saleh
ii. Rotary International District 3300 Governor Encik Mansoor Saat
iii. Malaysia Institute of Integrity President YB Datuk Dr Mohd Tap Salleh
iv. Member of Parliament YB Tan Sri Datuk Seri Shahrir Abdul Samad
v. Perdana University Vice Chancellor YB Prof Datuk Dr Sothi Rachagan
Young Integrity Award recipient Mohd Yussainy(right)