2011 Civil Society Voices

2011 Civil Society Voices

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The Steering Committee of the Penang Forum is deeply disappointed and concerned that the Penang State Government has recently obtained an order from the...

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PETALING JAYA, 27 May 2011 -- Following the sentencing of Alan Shadrake to a 6-week jail term for criticising the way the death penalty...

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Caram Asia is recommending a comprehensive bill of rights for domestic workers at the international level that can be modelled at the national levels....

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If Australia really cared about Malaysian refugees, it could increase its support for the chronically underfunded UNHCR or simply offer to resettle Malaysian refugees...

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Help the mainstream media restore the dignity and respect they once commanded, urges the Centre for Independent Journalism. World Press Freedom Day, which falls...

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Global demand for iPhones and iPads is generating substandard working conditions for electronics workers in China. This is the main conclusion of a report...

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The Myanmar Ethnic Rohingya Human Rights Organisation Malaysia (Merhrom) is deeply concerned over the Australian government's plan to deport 800 asylum seekers to Malaysia....

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Four media watchdog groups recently condemned Utusan Malaysia's irresponsible reporting over an alleged call from Christian pastors to change Malaysia’s “official religion” to Christianity....

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A large crowd gathered at a Kuantan beach on Mothers' Day to protest at plans for a rare earth processing plant near the city....

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Sempena Hari Bumi yang ke-41, sebanyak 45 badan bukan kerajaan dan parti politik dari Pakatan Rakyat telah menyokong memorandum ‘Protes Selamatkan Bumi’. Sempena Hari...

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Four media watchdog groups have condemned Utusan Malaysia's front-page reporting of an alleged call from Christian pastors to change Malaysia’s “official religion” to Christianity....

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Sempena dengan Hari Pekerja Sedunia 2011, kami warga pekerja Malaysia menuntut agar kerajaan Malaysia hentikan segala bentuk sandiwara dalam pelaksanaan akta gaji minima dan...

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The Young Liberals and Democrats of Asia hopes the Malaysian government will find a solution to allow undocumented Burmese migrants to work with temporary...

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The scandalous porno tape, used in desperation to implicate Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim allegedly engaging in sex with a prostitute in order to turn...

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Comango, a coalition of Malaysian NGOs has urged the government to set up a royal commission of inquiry to probe the Sarawak Chief Minister...

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The BN old guard must come to terms with prevailing urban notions of equality, justice and pluralism instead of blaming "racism" by a political...

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Fellows of the Asian Public Intellectuals programme and Sociologists without Borders have urged the Malaysian government to abandon its plans to build nuclear power...

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The Malaysian Bar has come out strongly in support of Charles Hector, who is facing a legal suit by a Japanese company after he...

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Malaysia should immediately halt the judicial caning of refugees and migrants, Amnesty International said on 11 March after the government disclosed that almost 30000...

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A group calling itself 'Sidang Injil Baru (Renewal Evangelical Mission of Sarawak)' has issued an open letter to Christians in the state urging them...

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