Bersih

Crackdown on Bersih 2.0: APC condemns relentless attacks on freedom of assembly in Malaysia
Crackdown on Bersih 2.0: APC condemns relentless attacks on freedom of assembly in Malaysia 18 November 2016 APC

On 18 November, Maria Chin Abdullah, chairperson of Bersih 2.0 (the Coalition for Clean and Fair Elections), and Mandeep Singh, manager of Bersih’s secretariat, were arrested, and the offices of Bersih 2.0 were raided, on the eve of a major rally in the Malaysian capital.

Malaysian government must respect freedom of expression during Bersih 4.0 protests
Malaysian government must respect freedom of expression during Bersih 4.0 protests 28 August 2015 Access, Article 19, APC, HRW

Prime Minister Najib Razak Government of Malaysia 28 August 2015 Dear Prime Minister Dato’ Sri Haji Mohammad Najib bin Tun Haji Abdul Razak, We, the undersigned freedom of expression and human rights organisations, are seriously concerned about the recent developments restricting the right to freedom of expression and the right to protest in Malaysia. Specifically, we call attention to: the blocking of the news website Sarawak Report, beginning in July 2015; the subsequent arrest warr...

Bersih 4.0 #attheedge
Bersih 4.0 #attheedge 28 August 2015

<p>Photo: <a href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/57634952@N00/">Khairil Yusof</a>. CC 2.0.</p>

#AtTheEdge: Human rights organisations call on Malaysian government to protect freedom of expression and right to protest
#AtTheEdge: Human rights organisations call on Malaysian government to protect freedom of expression and right to protest 28 August 2015

APC and other human rights organisations join together to urge the Malaysian government respect its own commitment to internet freedom by facilitating freedom of expression during this weekend’s upcoming Bersih 4.0 protests. Read our statement to the Prime Minister.

Pro-democracy protesters in Malaysia warn of internet clampdown
Pro-democracy protesters in Malaysia warn of internet clampdown 08 July 2011 APC

As the Bersih 2.0 protesters campaign for free and open elections, signs of a stuttering internet from various providers are becoming apparent, and are pointing to a possible internet and telco blackout warns the group . APC supports the Bersih protesters in their fight for democracy.

Malaysian pro-democracy group faces threats of violence and sexual abuse - appeal for help
Malaysian pro-democracy group faces threats of violence and sexual abuse - appeal for help 08 July 2011 Dato’ Ambiga Sreenevasan

SUPPORT BERSIH IN IT’S MOMENT OF NEED I would like to thank all Bersih supporters for your kind outpouring of support thus far.