Countries: Malaysia

See also: South-East Asia
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101 East - Refugees on the run - 12 Nov 09 - Pt 1

Fleeing countries like Sri Lanka and Afghanistan, refugees are risking their lives on a new smugglers route through Asia in search of a better life.

Regions: Afghanistan, Malaysia, Sri Lanka

Issues: Police brutality, Refugees

Witnessed: 2642 times


Guest Post: Notes from Burma - Story vs. Security

TAKE ACTION: Sign this petition and call on the Malaysian government to uphold the rights of Burmese refugees in Malaysia.

Regions: Malaysia, Myanmar, Thailand

Issues: Freedom of opinion & expression, Internally displaced persons, Refugees

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The other freedom fighters

Ex-members of CPM feel aggrieved that they are being demonised although they too played a major role in achieving independence. ...

Regions: Malaysia, Thailand

Issues: Armed conflict, Discrimination

Witnessed: 2103 times


One Paid Day Off Campaign

Families in Malaysia employ some 400,000 migrant domestic workers, primarily from Indonesia, Cambodia, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Thailand and India....

Regions: Malaysia

Issues: Labor unions

Witnessed: 2172 times


NGO Focus with AWAM

The All Women's Action Society (AWAM) is an independent non-profit organisation that is involved specifically in areas concerning women's rights and countering violence against women. ...

Regions: Malaysia

Issues: Violence, Violence against women, Women's rights

Witnessed: 2853 times