Do more than promise quotas for women, say activists

Nabihah Hamid Yasmin Ramlan

Marina Mahathir says authorities need to address the culture of violence towards women who fight for women’s rights, especially Muslim women. – The Malaysian Insight file pic, March 8, 2018.

INTERNATIONAL Women’s Day in Malaysia is a mockery if the country’s leadership fails to protect the safety of women, activists said.

They urged whichever party that forms the next government take a firmer stand on violence against women.

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