July 28, 2020
Malaysia’s Unwelcoming Shore for Refugees Fleeing Religious Persecution
By Gayle Manchin and James W. Carr
Malaysia has long guaranteed the safety of thousands of refugees, despite remaining outside international conventions, but that’s changing at a worrying pace.
July 10, 2020
The Shifting Politics of Rohingya Refugees in Malaysia
By Piya Sukhani
As the Rohingyas became increasingly prominent in Malaysia, certain quarters have come to perceive them as a social, economic, and security threat.
June 26, 2020
The Shrinking Space for Refugee Rights in Malaysia
By Saqib Sheikh
Malaysia hosts approximately 180,000 refugees but does not grant them formal recognition.
May 07, 2020
Time to Embrace, Not Shun, Malaysia’s Migrant Community
By Sheela Jane Menon
Malaysia should recognize our shared humanity and welcome neighbors in need.
October 18, 2018
Refugee Child Marriages in Malaysia: #WhoCares?
By Kim Tatam
If Malaysia is serious about stamping out child marriage, especially vulnerable refugee children must also be protected.
December 11, 2015
Malaysia Begins Receiving 3,000 Syrian Migrants
By Prashanth Parameswaran
The first batch arrived on Wednesday.