Tabling the right type of sexual harassment bill

0
49 views
Photograph: Juan Pablo Serrano Arenas/Pexels

The announcement by Women, Family, and Community Development Minister Rina Harun that a sexual harassment bill will be tabled in Parliament this year was welcomed by many, and it is hoped this legislation will address inequalities faced by women. BFM discusses with Natasha Dandavati, head of campaigns at the Women’s Aid Organisation, the need for this bill to be tabled and why it needs to be as inclusive as possible.

Produced by Juliet Jacobs

Presented by Sharmilla Ganesan and Dashran Yohan

Thanks for dropping by! The views expressed in Aliran's media statements and the NGO statements we have endorsed reflect Aliran's official stand. Views and opinions expressed in other pieces published here do not necessarily reflect Aliran's official position.

Our voluntary writers work hard to keep these articles free for all to read. But we do need funds to support our struggle for Justice, Freedom and Solidarity. To maintain our editorial independence, we do not carry any advertisements; nor do we accept funding from dubious sources. If everyone reading this was to make a donation, our fundraising target for the year would be achieved within a week. So please consider making a donation to Persatuan Aliran Kesedaran Negara, CIMB Bank account number 8004240948.
Subscribe
Notify of
guest
0 Comments
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments