Immigration policies of arresting and detaining such vulnerable women, especially at the time of child birth, make Malaysia and its policies appear cruel and inhumane says Sharuna Verghis.
Category: Civil Society Voices
The Pesticide Action Network Asia and the Pacific (PAN AP) is deeply saddened with the passing away of beloved and respected activist Irene Fernandez today.
Although the Malaysian constitution guarantees freedom of religion, many Malaysians continue to face serious and systemic religious intolerance, observe Aliran and Suaram.
Lawyers at the Malaysian Bar’s AGM have called on the government to ensures that all employers, especially GLCs, respect worker and trade union rights, reports Charles Hector.
Over 50 civil society groups have demanded that Malaysia Airlines cease its anti-union action against the National Union of Flight Attendants Malaysia and its members.
The Malaysian public has a right to fullest disclosure pertaining to this appeal, says N Surendran.
The Malaysian government must stop using colonial-era repressive laws to harass political opposition leaders, the International Federation for Human Rights (FIDH) and its member organisation Suara Rakyat Malaysia (Suaram) have said.