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KUCHING: Malaysia’s indigenous languages should be preserved and promoted as they are a valuable linguistic and cultural resource, said Chief Minister Tan Sri Adenan Satem.
KUCHING: The government should set up a Commission on Indigenous Peoples and also a Native Land Tribunal to assist in the protection of minority rights and address territory disputes.
MIRI: The Jaringan Orang Asal SeMalaysia (JOAS) wants a federal law to be drafted to compel state governments to get the prior consent of native communities in places earmarked for commercial or industrial projects.
MIRI: Local native groups have joined hands with their counterparts from 12 Asian countries to highlight to the United Nations the serious woes they are suffering due to the increasing temperature caused by climate change in their respective countries.
KUCHING: A regional NGO has expressed support for a call made by Jaringan Orang Asal SeMalaysia (Joas) for equitable representation of indigenous women in politics