Civil Society

MADPET calls on Singapore to stop its plans to execute Malaysian citizen in respect of Malaysian court
By The Online Citizen Posted on by The Online Citizen 0

by Charles Hector, for and on behalf of MADPET(Malaysians Against Death Penalty and Torture) MADPET(Malaysians Against Death Penalty and Torture) calls on Singapore to stop its plans to execute Malaysian citizen Prabagaran Srivijayan on Friday, 14 July 2017. Prabagaran was convicted and sentenced Read More

More...
Posted in Civil Society | Leave a comment
Public protest on 15 July to call for investigation into allegations of PM Lee’s abuse of power
By The Online Citizen Posted on by The Online Citizen 0

A public protest will be held on this coming Saturday (15 June) to call for an independent investigation into the allegations of abuse of power by Dr Lee Weiling and Mr Hsien Yang against their brother, Lee Hsien Loong, who is the current Prime Read More

More...
Posted in Civil Society | Leave a comment
NEA issues clarification on the mysterious Vice-President of Association for the Recycling of Second Hand Goods
By Terry Xu Posted on by Terry Xu 0

National Environment Agency (NEA) issues clarification on the mysterious  Vice-President of the Association for the Recycling of Second Hand Goods after Mr Koh Eng Khoon, Chairman of the association voiced that he is not aware of such a person. On 3 July, Dr Amy Khor Lean Read More

More...
Posted in Civil Society | Leave a comment
Oogachaga holds conversation with Minister of Law and Home Affairs on LGBT issues
By The Online Citizen Posted on by The Online Citizen 0

Oogachaga recently invited the Minister for Law and Home Affairs, Mr K. Shanmugam, to have a conversation on issues important to Singapore’s lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community. The Minister visited the Oogachaga office in Chinatown, and agreed for the meeting to be Read More

More...
Posted in Civil Society | Leave a comment
NGO urges Malaysian govt to lift travel ban imposed on Han Hui Hui
By The Online Citizen Posted on by The Online Citizen 0

by SUARAM/Forum-Asia The Malaysian government must immediately lift the travel ban imposed on Singaporean activist Han Hui Hui, FIDH and its member organisation Suara Rakyat Malaysia (SUARAM) urged on 23 June. FIDH and SUARAM condemn the Malaysian authorities’ decision to deport Ms. Han back Read More

More...
Posted in Civil Society | Leave a comment
CWS launches community initiative to provide for fosterers and rescue efforts
By Terry Xu Posted on by Terry Xu 0

Last updated on June 22nd, 2017 at 09:15 pmCat Welfare Society has just launched a new rescue initiative on Saturday (17 June 2017), a fostering and rescue registry and training programme with cat care kits for 50 first-time fosterers. Announcing its self-initiated ground-up Read More

More...
Posted in Civil Society | Leave a comment
Function 8: “Deplorable that there are people who try to muzzle those who want the truth”
By The Online Citizen Posted on by The Online Citizen 0

Local NGO, Function 8 issues statement in response to the police report that was filed against the protest held by activists in the North-South Line on Saturday, stating that it “is deplorable that there are people who try to muzzle those who want Read More

More...
Posted in Civil Society | Leave a comment
Remembering Dr Lim Hock Siew, Singapore’s freedom fighter and prisoner of conscience
By The Online Citizen Posted on by The Online Citizen 0

“… a life without convictions, without idealism is a mere meaningless existence, and I’m sure most of you will agree that as human beings, we are worthy of a life much more meaningful than just that.”  – Dr Lim Hock Siew at the Read More

More...
Posted in Civil Society | Leave a comment
Activists protest on MRT to show solidarity for ISA detainees
By The Online Citizen Posted on by The Online Citizen 0

A group of activists took to the trains to protest the horrendous treatment that the Singapore government meted out upon 22 individuals who were detained 30 years ago under an operation that was entitled,”Operation Spectrum”  with the use of the Internal Security Act (ISA). Read More

More...
Posted in Civil Society | Leave a comment
Amnesty International: Restrictions to LGBT gathering another attempt to suppress activism
By The Online Citizen Posted on by The Online Citizen 0

International human rights group, Amnesty International is calling for Singapore authorities to revoke its new requirement that insists that entrances to a peaceful assembly are barricaded, and that people will be subjected to identity checks in order to enter. It states that this Read More

More...
Posted in Civil Society | Leave a comment

 

Subscribe to Blog via Email

Enter your email to subscribe and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Recent Comments