Press Statements issued by SUHAKAM in 2015

Date

Title

23 December 2015 More Action Needed for The Protection of Women and Girls From Violence
18 December 2015 Migrating to Malaysia: Challenges in Fulfilling Human Rights
9 December 2015 The Effects of The National Security Council Bill 2015 on Malaysia’s Legal Landscape Will Be Radical
27 November 2015 SUHAKAM Calls on The Authorities to Take Immediate Action to Investigate Into Reports of The Deaths of Orang Asli Children in Sungai Kejar, Perak
25 November 2015 SUHAKAM Commemorates International Day for The Elimination Of Violence Against Women 2015
23 November 2015 SUHAKAM Welcomes The Adoption of The ASEAN Convention on Trafficking in Persons
20 November 2015 SUHAKAM Celebrates The 2015 Universal Children’s Day
19 November 2015 SUHAKAM Welcomes The Government’s Proposal to Allow Rohingya Refugees to Seek Employment
18 November 2015 Proposed Review of The Death Penalty for Drug Trafficking And Related Offences Are Welcomed
16 November 2015 “Budget 2016 May Render SUHAKAM Unable to Carry Out The Full Range of Its Core Functions”
23 October 2015 “Fulfilling Human Rights Through The Sustainable Development Goals”
13 October 2015 SUHAKAM Calls for The Full Protection of Orang Asli Children
12 October 2015 Security and Terrorism Laws Must Not be Used to Stifle Political Expression
11 October 2015 “The Power Of The Adolescent Girl: Vision For 2030”
10 October 2015 “SUHAKAM Commemorates The 2015 World Mental Health Day”
2 October 2015 “SUHAKAM Commemorates The 2015 International Day of Non-Violence”
1 October 2015 “SUHAKAM Commemorates International Day of Older Persons 2015″
17 September 2015 “The Right to Peaceful Assembly is Not an Excuse to Perpetrate Violence”
15 September 2015 “In Supporting The Right To Freedom of Peaceful Assembly, SUHAKAM Trusts That All Parties Will Fully Respect Its Principles”
1 September 2015 “SUHAKAM Notes that the BERSIH 4.0 Public Assembly Concluded Peacefully”
21 August 2015 “SUHAKAM Calls For Full Adherence to The Human Rights Principles of The Right to Freedom of Peaceful Assembly”
20 August 2015 “SUHAKAM Opines that Fundamental Rights and Universal Freedoms are an Integral Part of Islam”
19 August 2015 “SUHAKAM Calls for a Reform To The Universities and University Colleges Act 1971”
9 August 2015 “SUHAKAM Calls on the Authorities to Uphold the Aspirations of All Malaysians for a Country that Fully Respects the Values of Democracy, Rule of Law, Integrity and Good Governance”
30 July 2015 “SUHAKAM Notes Malaysia’s Upgrade in the 2015 Trafficking in Persons Report”
28 July 2015 “SUHAKAM Welcomes the Decision by the Perlis Religious Council in Putting the Best Interest of the Child in the Forefront”
27 July 2015 “SUHAKAM Deplores the Curtailment of Fundamental Rights of Malaysians”
26 June 2015 “The Human Rights Commission of Malaysia, Amnesty International Malaysia, Bar Council Malaysia, Suara Rakyat Malaysia and Lawyers for Liberty together launch the Campaign on Malaysia’s Accession to the Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment”
20 June 2015 “World Refugee Day 2015: With Courage Let Us All Combine”
12 June 2015 “No To Child Labour. Yes To Quality Education”
26 May 2015 “The Human Rights Commission Of Malaysia Calls for The Strengthening of Malaysia’s Response to Human Trafficking”
20 May 2015 “The Human Rights Commission Of Malaysia Calls on The Government to Release to The Public The Report of The National Task Force Without Further Delay”
14 May 2015
8 May 2015
3 May 2015
1 May 2015
30 April 2015 “Peaceful Assemblies must be Protected and Facilitated”
29 April 2015 The Human Rights Commission of Malaysia Welcomes The Announcement to Reinstitute a Process of Pre-Legislative Scrutiny
15 April 2015 “The Human Rights Commission of Malaysia releases its 2014 Annual Report”
7 April 2015 “The Human Rights Commission of Malaysia regrets the passing of the Prevention of Terrorism Act 2015”
3 April 2015 “The Human Rights Commission of Malaysia Calls on the Authorities to Immediately End the Use of The Sedition Act 1948”
21 March 2015 “The Human Rights Commission of Malaysia calls on the Government to accede to the International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination 1969”
19 March 2015 “The Human Rights Commission of Malaysia asserts that Parliamentary Immunity is a Democratic Right”
6 March 2015 “The Human Rights Commission of Malaysia commemorates International Women’s Day 2015”
25 February 2015 Call for nominations: 2015 Human Rights Awards
13 February 2015 The Human Rights Commission of Malaysia calls on all parties concerned to ensure that the best interests of the child are taken as a primary consideration in all actions affecting children
9 February 2015 The Human Rights Commission of Malaysia welcomes the amendments to the Administration of the Religion of Islam (Negri Sembilan) Enactment 2003 concerning conversion to Islam

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