Due diligence framework: A framework for accountability in ending violence against women – Panel discussion 24 Oct 2013 – Panel discussion on “Due diligence framework: A framework for accountability in ending violence against women”. This event is co-organized by the Permanent Missions of France and the Netherlands.
Former child bride recounts ordeal by patrick lee SUBANG JAYA: Former child bride Jenny (not her real name) still remembers the day when her parents made her marry a man eight years her senior.
Posted on 7 October 2013 – 09:27pm Last updated on 7 October 2013 – 09:47pm KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 7, 2013): Malaysia will likely take an international beating for its unsatisfactory human rights record when the government faces its second Universal Periodic Review (UPR) on Oct 24, said the Human Rights Commission of Malaysia (Suhakam).
Coalition of Malaysian NGOs in the UPR Process (COMANGO) 26 September 2013 Malaysian government UPR report hypocritical – COMANGO KUALA LUMPUR – A human rights report prepared by the Malaysian government was criticised as being hypocritical by a coalition of 54 non-governmental organisations (NGOs). The report was prepared ahead of the government’s evaluation on October […]
Persatuan Kesedaran Komuniti Selangor Dated: 21 August 2013 Finance and Administration Officer
Stay Islam Administration Bill, much to amend Honey Tan Lay Ean | 5:05PM Jul 2, 2013 The government has just tabled the Administration of the Religion of Islam (Federal Territories) Bill 2013 (the Bill). It is interesting to note that the government did not table a bill to only amend or add in new sections […]
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Petitioning Prime Minister YAB Dato’ Sri Mohd Najib Razak Prime Minister YAB Dato’ Sri Mohd Najib Razak: End Child Marriage in Malaysia
The public outcry against the recent case in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah of the 40-year old alleged rapist marrying his 13-year old rape victim highlights again the prevalence of child marriage in Malaysia. Please read and sign the petition