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AWARE calls for careful matching of tenants in HDB’s Single Room Shared Facility Scheme

SINGAPORE — The Single Room Shared Facility Scheme is a new pilot project launched by the Housing & Development Board…

Mdm Halimah Yacob calls for rapists over 50s to be caned to protect the young

SINGAPORE —  President Halimah Yacob’s suggestion for rapists who are over the age of 50 years old to be caned…

Paralympic medallists should be rewarded the same as Olympic counterparts: AWARE and Disabled People’s Association SG

Singapore’s Paralympians should be awarded the same recognition and rewards for their successes as the country’s Olympians, said gender advocacy…

AWARE slams new changes to Child Development Co-Saving Act for discriminating fathers who have child out of wedlock

Women’s rights and gender-quality advocacy group AWARE took to Facebook on Tuesday (3 August) to slam the new changes recently…

AWARE co-produces a series of policy wishlists spurring policy-makers to reimagine gender equality in Singapore

Women’s rights and gender-equality advocacy group AWARE has co-produced a series of policy wishlists coinciding with the government’s 2021 White…

Ban on social egg freezing should be lifted as it “restricts the reproductive rights of women”: AWARE

The Singapore government should reconsider its ban on social egg freezing, said gender equality advocacy group AWARE Singapore on Thursday…

AWARE: Reduce three-year divorce time bar, make maintenance gender neutral, and introduce amicable divorce

Gender-equality organisation AWARE has made several recommendations to the Ministry of Social and Family Development (MSF) on how to better…

Research shows only 1 in 10 Singapore women have role models from Singapore

Research by advertising agency BBH Singapore has revealed that only one in ten Singapore women would name a Singapore woman…

AWARE sets out what constitutes workplace sexual harassment Viswa Sadasiva’s “misinformed views”

Following AWARE Singapore’s (AWARE) two statements which, among other things, called on Viswa Sadasivan (Sadasivan)—who is a former Nominated Member…

AWARE calls on Viswa Sadasivan to make a full and unreserved apology

AWARE Singapore has issued a follow-up statement in relation to to the ongoing saga involving Sharul Channa (Sharul), a stand-up…