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End the Harassment and Intimidation Now!

Press Statement: 29 March 2013  End the Harassment and Intimidation Now! We Want Justice for Chan Chin Te!   SUARAM is disturbed by news reports that Subang Member of Parliament R Sivarasa and Puchong Member of Parliament Gobind Singh Deo

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Rakyat Mahu IPCMC – Hang and Snap Campaign

We need your help on achieving this. Independent Police Complaints and Misconduct Commission (IPCMC) was the cry of civil societies since it was recommended in 2005 by the Royal Commission to Enhance the Operation and Management of the Royal Malaysia

Posted in Right To Justice (Updates), Upcoming Events

IT’S TWEET WEEK! TWEET YOUR RIGHTS!

    Independent Police Complaints and Misconduct Commission (IPCMC) was the cry of civil societies since it was recommended in 2005 by the Royal Commission to Enhance the Operation and Management of the Royal Malaysia Police. Under the rule of our ex-Prime Minister Datuk Seri

Posted in Right To Justice (Updates), Upcoming Events

URGENT APPEAL : 5 MAHASISWA UNIVERSITI MALAYSIA SABAH (CAWANGAN LABUAN) DITAHAN POLIS

23 MAC 2013  URGENT APPEAL : 5 MAHASISWA UNIVERSITI MALAYSIA SABAH (CAWANGAN LABUAN) DITAHAN POLIS 5 orang mahasiswa Universiti Malaysia Sabah (Cawangan Labuan) UMSKAL, ditahan Polis kerana mengadakan Speaker Corner dan edaran risalah di Pusat Bandar Labuan. Mereka ditahan pada

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SARAWAK INDIGENOUS RIGHTS OWNED AND SOLD IN SECRET DEALS

Press Statement: 21st March 2013 SARAWAK INDIGENOUS RIGHTS OWNED AND SOLD IN SECRET DEALS     SUARAM refers to Global Witness’ video titled “Inside Malaysia’s Shadow State” available for viewing at http://www.globalwitness.org/insideshadowstate/. SUARAM is gravely concerned on the impact of corruption to human rights,

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A FORMAL CHALLENGE TO JCM TO SUBSTANTIATE ITS CLAIMS

A FORMAL CHALLENGE TO JCM TO SUBSTANTIATE ITS CLAIMS   SUARAM refers to the statements made by President of Jaringan Cina Malaysia which were reported in SIASAH[1], a newsletter circulated between 15th to 21st March 2013. JCM had claimed that SUARAM had

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Kenyataan Media: 18hb Mac 2013

Kenyataan Media: 18hb Mac 2013   PEKERJA DITANGKAP POLIS MANAKALA MAJIKAN DIBERI PENANGGUHAN PELAKSANAAN GAJI MINIMA SUARAM merujuk kepada berita bertajuk “Pelaksanaan Gaji Minimum: Lebih 100 Warga Nepal Terlibat Tunjuk Perasaan Ditahan” [Sumber: MStar Online(mstar.com.my)] yang diterbitkan pada 17hb  Mac

Posted in Press Statements, Right To Justice (Updates)

RoS withdrew notices, SUARAM withdrew Judicial Review

Press Statement: 18 March 2013   RoS withdrew notices, SUARAM withdrew Judicial Review     The RoS  (Registrar of Society) by a letter dated 6/3/2013, had withdrawn all pending notices against SUARAM. On 11/3/2013, as requested by the RoS, SUARAM withdrew its

Posted in Harassments towards SUARAM, Press Statements

NGO ACTIVISTS & POLITICAL OPPORTUNISM

NGO ACTIVISTS & POLITICAL OPPORTUNISM By Dr Kua Kia Soong, SUARAM Adviser, 14 March 2013   Wong Tack’s decision to enter the political arena under the DAP banner should be respected. I did the same in 1990 with 25 other

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Stakeholder Report on Malaysia For the 17th Session 2nd Cycle of UPR

The following is the Stakeholder Report on Malaysia For the 17th Session 2nd Cycle of Universaal Periodic Review in 2013. This report has been prepared by The Coalition of Malaysian NGOs in the UPR Process. To download: CLICK HERE (RIGHT

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