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SIS Welcomes Set Up of New Court

We refer to this article: Sisters in Islam welcomes the move to set up a court specifically to handle...
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Telenisa Reports Increase in Fasakh and Domestic Violence Cases for 2017

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

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

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?

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

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

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

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

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

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

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.

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

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

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