Malaysian Underwater Association or MUW (est 2006) is a non-profit organization representing divers in Malaysia.
We are a community that has one common passion: diving.
- foster trust and respect to all without discrimination.
- cooperate and communicate openly and fairly with others.
- share knowledge, skills and resources willingly.
- recognize and appreciate the accomplishments and contribution of others.
- be responsive to the program needs of the diving community.
- foster effective interaction with all external agencies.
- help promote the growth and awareness of this industry in the country.
- represent divers on issues affecting the diving environment.
- initiate, coordinate and promote projects/events that will directly benefit divers and diving.
- to motivate Malaysian divers to be more safety conscious, proactive and care about the community.
- become role model for others in diving industry and the community at large.
- assist through awareness program in conserve, protect and restore Malaysian marine resources through the understanding and promoting the marine environment and environmental diving.
- strive to be self-sufficient and in charge of its own resources.
- regulate safety & standards of diving for Malaysian divers.
- develop common interest of divers in the diving environment and ensure the rights of divers.
- increase public awareness concerning marine environment especially among school children.
- cooperate with other third parties to conserve the Malaysian marine heritage.
- promote ecological and environmental diving.