Employers must pay all medical costs of workers

Employers must pay all medical costs of workers especially for work-related accident or occupational diseases, insist 58 local and regional civil society groups. We,...

Group demands overseas voter registration

A campaign dubbed MyOverseas Vote has been launched calling on the Election Commission to register all overseas voters. In an article on Malaysiakini on...

Sexual abuse in children’s homes

All of us need to be constantly vigilant and to have inter-agency networking and support to ensure the protection and well being of children....

Remake S’pore into 1st class rights defender

Think Centre, Singapore's pioneering political association, has called on the Singapore government to remake Singapore into a first-class human rights defender in commemoration of...

Thailand must protect refugee rights

Three international NGOs have expressed grave concern over the actions of Thai security personnel who forced at least 166 refugees back to Burma on...

NUJ regrets deferral of Ha’ta’s domestic inquiry

The National Union of Journalists is disappointed that the Utusan Malaysia's domestic inquiry (DI) for NUJ president Ha'ta Wahari scheduled for a day (17...

Reconsider release of GM mosquitoes

Civil society groups in Malaysia have written to the authorities, urging them not to go ahead with their proposed - and already deferred -...