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Nation 08 Nov 2015 | 12:00 AM

NKF receives much-needed dialysis machine from Star Foundation

PETALING JAYA: The National Kidney Foundation (NKF) of Malaysia has received a much-needed dialysis machine from the Star Foundation.

Family 26 Jun 2015 | 7:00 AM

Agencies come together to end violence against women

A much-needed and long-awaited inter-agency document outlining protocols for domestic violence cases will be out soon.

Nation 19 Sep 2014 | 9:12 AM

Date rape: Only 10% of rapes are reported, says WAO

EXCLUSIVE: Lack of awareness about rape and the stigma attached to the issue are the primary reasons why many victims do not come forward to report incidents.

Nation 01 Oct 2012 | 12:00 AM

‘Have more long-term policies to empower women’

PETALING JAYA: More long-term policies to empower women in the national budget are needed instead of one-off programmes, said Womens Aid Organisation (WAO) executive director Ivy Josiah.

Nation 13 Sep 2012 | 12:00 AM

WAO’s 30th birthday wish

PETALING JAYA: The Womens Aid Organisation, entering its 30th year later this month, will lobby for a more substantive interim protection order (IPO) against perpetrators as it currently does not provide sufficient legal protection for abused victims.

Lifestyle 09 Sep 2012 | 12:00 AM

JAG took action

The Joint Actian Group for Gender Equality: Womens Aid Organisation (WAO), Persatuan Kesedaran Komuniti Selangor (EMPOWER), Perak Women for Women Society (PWWS), Womens Centre for Change, Penang (WCC), Persatuan Sahabat Wanita Selangor (PSWS), Sisters in Islam (SIS), All Womens Action Sociefy (AWAM), Sabah Womens Action Resource Group (SAWO).

Community 13 Dec 2008 | 12:00 AM

Early Xmas party at beach resort

KEEPING in line with its corporate social responsibility programmes, Tiara Beach Resort in Port Dickson hosted an early Christmas party recently for 60 children from Hannah Home and Precious Gift Home based in Ipoh.