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Government Committees and Councils must live up 30 percent promise

31/10/2018
The Joint Action Group on Gender Equality (JAG) expresses our concern over the minimal representation of women in government committees...
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Don’t Judge Women for Their Clothing

18/04/2018
Sisters in Islam (SIS) is extremely concerned about the recent crackdown conducted by the Kelantan Islamic Affairs Department (JAHEAIK) and...
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An Inspirational Role Model

16/04/2018
One would be hard pressed to find a more formidable image of a woman fighting for the rights of Malaysian...
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Telenisa Reports Increase in Fasakh and Domestic Violence Cases for 2017

08/03/2018
8 March 2018 - Telenisa, a free legal clinic run by Sisters in Islam, has recorded an increase in their number...
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Doing Right by Women

04/03/2018
The gasps were audible. The cringing moments were painful. The visible displays of shock, disbelief and exasperation were worthy of...
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Terengganu Syariah High Court executes against the law

03/03/2018
Joint press statement by Justice for Sisters and Sisters in Islam KUALA TERENGGANU, 3 September -- The Kuala Terengganu Syariah...
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We have waited twelve years. Do we have to wait another twelve more?

21/02/2018
GENEVA, 21 February 2018 - The Joint Malaysian NGO Coalition (1) for the 69th Session of the Convention on the Elimination...
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Joint Media Release: Malaysia’s progress on human rights of women to be evaluated at the 69th CEDAW session

19/02/2018
After a delay of almost ten years and continuous lobbying by various women’s groups, Malaysia is finally undergoing its second...
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Joint Malaysian and Musawah NGO Oral Statement at the 69th CEDAW Session

19/02/2018
GENEVA, 19th February 2018 - A joint coalition of 37 civil society organisations in Malaysia (1) and Musawah raised concerns at...
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Safe Space Needed for Victims of Sexual Abuse/Harassment to be Believed

06/02/2018
The Joint Action Group for Gender Equality (JAG)refers to recent media reports that Tariq Ramadan has been charged in France...
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Federal Court Decision Upholds Indira’s Justice

29/01/2018
Sisters in Islam (SIS) would like to extend our heartiest congratulation to Indira and her family for this landmark decision...
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Sisters in Islam Welcomes Sultan Perak’s Statement

08/01/2018
Sisters in Islam (SIS) welcomes the statements made by the DYMM Sultan of Perak, Sultan Nazrin Shah last Friday, that...
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Ceasing Restaurants during Ramadan, Not a Solution

25/05/2017
On 23 May 2017, the Terengganu state government has ordered that food premises should cease operation during fasting hours. Ghazali...
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Wang 1MDB diseleweng, hak rakyat makin ditindas.

24/08/2016
Gabungan Kumpulan Wanita Bertindak bagi Kesamarataan Gender (JAG) menyuarakan kemarahan dan kekecewaan kami terhadap kes korupsi yang membabitkan wang berjumlah...
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Dr Nik Noriani Nik Badlishah Legal Aid Fund

19/05/2015
The Fund is created to assist Muslim women (residing in Malaysia) who approach the Telenisa Legal Clinic as clients, struggling...
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Sisters in Islam Wishlist for 2001

02/01/2001
SIS would like to see the growth of a public constituency that supports the principles of equality, justice, freedom and...
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