MEDIA STATEMENT: Tighten regulations on underage marriage, instead of one-size-fits-all policy – MACSA

25 JUNE 2018 UNDERAGE MARRIAGE ISSUE Underage marriages are strongly correlated with poverty and level of education. It happens in any society where there is an imbalance of wealth distribution, and children are the weakest fragment amongst the society and are normally the most victimised. We support measures to stop forced marriages that are potentially harmful especially to very…

MEDIA STATEMENT: COMANGO attack of fellow human rights defenders smacks of diversion and desperation – MACSA

8 JUNE 2018 The Malaysian Alliance of Civil Society Organisations in the UPR Process (MACSA) is disappointed that the Coalition of Malaysian NGOs in the UPR Process (COMANGO) has chosen to frame its own UPR stakeholder report on Human Rights in Malaysia with unprovoked, malicious attacks on their fellow human rights defenders. MACSA, like COMANGO,…