WORKSHOP CALL A whole-society problem demands a whole-society response – everyone is critical. In this light, Amnesty International Malaysia will be running a workshop for visual artists on police violence, custodial deaths and police accountability on June 26th 10AM-7PM. We hope that artists can...
June 2, 2022
Civil Society Organisations’ Joint Statement Reject the Independent Police Conduct Commission (IPCC) 22 March 2022 We, the undersigned Malaysian civil society organisations, firmly and unequivocally reject the Independent Police Conduct Commission (IPCC) bill which was tabled in August 2020 and is...
March 24, 2022
Join us in our campaign to urge the authorities to face the allegations of torture and custodial deaths and end the harassment of those who speak out.
July 9, 2021
Amnesty International Malaysia strongly condemns the investigation into Anna Har from Freedom Film Network (FFN) and illustrator Amin Landak for their involvement in the production of the film Chilli Powder and Thinner, and the subsequent raid by the police of the offices of FFN and Amin.
July 2, 2021
In conjunction with International Day in Support of Victims of Torture on 26 June, we are organising an online film screening featuring POCA Boy (2018) by Sevan Doraisamy and Chilli Powder and Thinner (2021) by Mohammad Alshatri to raise awareness and spark discussion on the prevalent death cases...
June 22, 2021
KENYATAAN MEDIA BERSAMA1 JUN 2021 Memandang kes-kes salah laku polis baru-baru ini yang mengakibatkan kematian dalam tahanan Surendran, Ganapathy dan Sivabalan, masyarakat sivil meminta langkah segera diambil untuk memastikan insiden ini disiasat secara telus dan menghentikan berlakunya kes-kes...
June 1, 2021
JOINT PRESS STATEMENT1 JUNE 2021 In light of recent police misconduct cases resulting in the deaths in custody of Surendran, Ganapathy and Sivabalan, civil society calls for immediate steps to both ensure all of these incidents are investigated transparently as well as stop further occurrence of...
June 1, 2021
PRESS STATEMENT 21 MAY 2021 We, the undersigned organisations, condemn outgoing Gombak police chief Arifai Tarawe’s threat to sue media outlet Free Malaysia Today over two articles it published about his transfer to the integrity unit at the federal police headquarters in Bukit Aman. This follows...
May 21, 2021