23th – 25th January 2015
Location: Port Dickson
Registration Form: http://tinyurl.com/afcregistrationform
Katak di bawah tempurung no more! Exploring Feminism in Malaysia
Do you have a stirring to start a conversation about the things we don’t talk enough about? Perhaps its feminism, or equality, or how we treat marginalised members of our society. Whatever it may be, this is one conversation that you want to come to. Bring your issues, concerns and passions.
The RM150 fee includes transport, lodging and meals. Join us for a three-day two-night Feminist Camp as we discuss, talk, laugh, muse, ponder and cry our way through these issues.The fee is RM120 for those without an income.
You can also Sponsor-A-Participant for a pledged amount. We offer financial scholarships on a needs basis for this programme. For those who require financial assistance, please contact Yong Yi at 03 7877 4221 or e-mail training.programs.awam[@]gmail.com.
AWAM’s White Ribbon Campaign Run & Walk is back!
Violence is never a choice a man should make. This campaign aims to bring men and boys together to put an end to violence against women and girls. Join us and make a stand never to commit, condone or be silent when it comes to violence against women and girls today!
Stop the violence, break the silence.
7 December 2014 (Sunday) | 7:30AM (flag off) | Padang Merbok, KL | RM45.00 (registration)
AWAM’s White Ribbon Campaign is back! Want to be part of our Facebook pledge album? Feel free to print out any of the pledges below, take a photo of yourself holding it, and send it in to us! Alternatively, you can also write your own personal pledges!
Join us in our campaign to end violence against women and help share these pledges with all the boys and men in your lives!
Photos can be sent to Evie at firstname.lastname@example.org with the title ‘White Ribbon Campaign Pledges’.
STOPPING THE VIOLENCE, BREAKING THE SILENCE
The All Women’s Action Society (AWAM) invites you to a workshop for men and boys who want to be part of the solution to end violence against women and girls.
The issue of violence against women and girls is a human rights issue that concerns all of us. At the workshop, we will explore the issues surrounding violence against women, and what men and boys can do as White Ribbon Advocates.
Two girls gang-raped by a large group of men in Kelantan. Six soldiers remanded over the alleged rape of a child in Johor. 13-year-old girl reportedly raped, then assaulted by the alleged rapist’s wife.
These are just three of the many horrendous incidents that have surfaced in the media recently. In turn, they are a fraction of the actual number of rape cases that occur.
How much more must we put up with? We’ve had enough! it’s time for each of us to act.
Police. Courts. Society. Parliament. Media. ME. We are all responsible. Stopping sexual violence starts with me.
Join the Citizens Against Rape for a nationwide public action. This initiative is open to all. It aims to raise public awareness and support for an end to rape; and to demand for state accountability to effectively address sexual violence. For details, see below.