• Mon, 18 Mar 2019 11:28
    Campaigners are overlooking threats to children and youth, say NGOs
    NON-GOVERNMENTAL organisations (NGOs) are unhappy that political parties vying to form a government after the election are failing to pay adequate attention to the needs of children and youth.
  • Wed, 25 Jul 2018 18:42
    Activists urge strong international response to tainted Cambodian election
    CIVIL SOCIETIES and non-governmental organisations have called for an “aggressive international response” against the Cambodian election taking place on Sunday for severely curbing civil and political rights to the extent where the poll cannot be considered free and fair.
  • Sat, 21 Jul 2018 13:40
    NGO groups from eight provinces to join massive Doi Suthep protest
    Activists from leading non-governmental organisations from eight northern provinces will next month join a massive protest against the residences for judges on Doi Suthep.
  • Sun, 03 Sep 2017 01:00
    Rohingya issue needs UN intervention
    Clashes between the Myanmar army and Rohingya militants in Rakhine State in northern Myanmar has led to a huge number of deaths. Several Malaysian non-governmental organisations and Rohingya refugees gathered at three locations in Kuala Lumpur to stage protests, accusing the Myanmar army of ignoring human lives. 
  • Fri, 18 Aug 2017 19:37
    Health minister urged to tackle cases of sexual harassment
    Non-governmental organisations yesterday called on Public Health Minister Piyasakol Sakolsatayadorn to tackle sexual harassment in his office.
  • Thu, 18 May 2017 08:09
    Memorial events held for slain Lahu activist
    Several non-governmental organisations staged events in remembrance of a young Lahu activist, Chaiyapoom Pasae, in Chiang Mai province on Wednesday. 
  • Fri, 24 Mar 2017 12:26
    NGOs call for probe into teen activist’s extra-judicial slaying
    Some 20 representatives of non-governmental organisations on Friday urged the National Human Right Commission (NHRC) to launch a probe into the shooting death of prominent Lahu activist Chaiyapoom Pasae at an Army checkpoint.
  • Wed, 15 Mar 2017 23:58
    Protesters occupy Pak Bara project's hearing venue
    A group of local people led by non-governmental organisations Wednesday night occupied Ban Pakbang School in Satun to block a public hearing forum on Pak Bara deepwater seaport.
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  • Fri, 21 Oct 2016 17:03
    New Singapore's Speakers' Corner rules seen as threat to pride parade
    Singapore - Foreign entities - including companies and non-governmental organisations - will soon need to apply for a permit to fund or support activities at Singapore's Speakers' Corner, a move that is seen as an attempt to end support for gay pride parades.
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  • Sun, 28 Aug 2016 01:00
    NGOs up in arms over South power plants, development projects
    IN the eyes of many non-governmental organisations (NGOs), new coal-fired power plants and infrastructure development will give the Southern Region a new face, but sadly an ugly one.
  • Wed, 03 Aug 2016 01:00
    NGOs shun NHSO chief selection process
    The representatives of non-governmental organisations have refused to sit on a committee tasked with selecting a new secretary-general for the National Health Security Office (NHSO).
  • Sat, 02 Jan 2016 19:01
    769 NGOs get green light
    Yangon - The Ministry of Home Affairs has allowed the formation of 663 domestic and 106 international non-governmental organisations, according to the Upper House’s NGO affairs committee.
  • Wed, 09 Dec 2015 19:59
    Migrant workers to receive services
    HANOI - Six Vietnamese non-governmental organisations set up a network for migrant workers called M.net, which aims to help migrant workers receive better social welfare services and voice their opinions on political issues.
  • Thu, 27 Aug 2015 01:00
    US praises Thailand for crushing 2.1 tonnes of illegal ivory
    THE United States has the applauded Thai government's action - working with local non-governmental organisations (NGOs) and international partners - in destroying 2.1 tonnes of confiscated ivory.
  • Wed, 26 Aug 2015 19:02
    US praises Thailand for crushing
    THE United States has the applauded Thai government's action - working with local non-governmental organisations (NGOs) and international partners - in destroying 2.1 tonnes of confiscated ivory.
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