Malaysia

Human Rights in MALAYSIA

Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Malaysia must stop criminalizing migrants, refugees and ...
12 November 2010

Between 90000 - 170000 people seeking safety from torture or persecution are abused, exploited, arrested and locked-up in Malaysia.

Action Document      

Amnesty International | Malaysia must ensure fair trial for ...
5 November 2010

Amnesty International calls on the Malaysian authorities to ensure that two Georgian women accused of drug trafficking receive fair trials that meet ...

Press Release      

Malaysia must protect its migrant workers | Amnesty ...
7 October 2010

Thousands of Malaysia's more than 4 million migrant workers face exploitation and threats of serious abuse.

Action Document      

Malaysia should halt expansion of security force accused of ...
19 August 2010

RELA's Director-General says the civilian volunteer corps is aiming to expand its membership by a million agents by the end of the year.

Story      

Malaysia: Filipino couple facing execution in Malaysia
18 August 2010

All legal appeals have been exhausted for Timhar and Nurrie Ong, a Filipino couple facing the death penalty in Malaysia. The couple were found guilty ...

Urgent Action       ASA 28/012/2010

Malaysia: Abused and abandoned: Refugees denied rights in ...
16 June 2010

Malaysia is 'home' to between 90000 and 170000 refugees and asylum-seekers, most of whom end up living in its urban centres. They come to Malaysia ...

Report       ASA 28/010/2010

Refugees in Malaysia arrested, abused and denied right to ...
16 June 2010

A new Amnesty International report documents the plight of refugees and asylum-seekers, the majority from Myanmar, who suffer a litany of abuses.

Report Abstract      

Amnesty International | Malaysia: Refugees arrested, abused ...
16 June 2010

The Malaysian government should give refugees in the country the right to work, Amnesty International said today as it revealed a litany of abuses suffered ...

Press Release      

Malaysia: Diary Note: Abused and Abandoned: Refugees ...
10 June 2010

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. Diary Note. AI Index: ASA 28/011/2010. REPORT LAUNCH 14:01 GMTWEDNESDAY 16 JUNE 2010. ...

Document       ASA 28/011/2010

Malaysia: There is a way out: Stop abuse of migrants detained ...
1 May 2010

Thousands of migrants, asylum-seekers and refugees are routinely arrested and kept in filthy and overcrowded conditions in detention centres across ...

Document       ASA 28/003/2010