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Undercover Council Officers is Abuse of Public Funds

In reference to this article published in the Malay Mail today Sisters in Islam (SIS) is outraged to learn...
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Press Statement

Justice for Noura

Sisters in Islam (SIS) and G25 urgently calls for justice and compassion for Noura Hussein, a 19-year-old Sudanese girl who...
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One-Third Women’s Representation Needed in Cabinet and State EXCO

The Joint Action Group for Gender Equality (JAG) congratulates the Prime Minister, Tun Mahathir Mohamad, on his successful appointment as...
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Let SUHAKAM Monitor GE14

The Joint Action Group for Gender Equality (JAG) is appalled that SUHAKAM’s application to monitor Malaysia’s 14th General Elections has...
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Move to Ban Child Marriage in Malaysia

Sisters in Islam (SIS) welcomes with great earnest the efforts of Indonesia’s President Joko Widodo to sign a decree that...
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Don’t Judge Women for Their Clothing

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

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

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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