Search Results for Tag: Elle Wong
In a small but significant way, Gracie Hee is empowering women both physically and mentally thanks to an ancient martial art form from Thailand.
Date04.12.2018 | 10:52
TagsElle Wong, Gracie Hee, Muay Thai, self defense, sexual assault, Violence against women, women's rights
REMNANTS of the colonial era. Patriarchal and archaic. These are just some of the reasons that could explain why marital rape is yet to be considered a crime in Malaysia.
Date24.11.2018 | 14:34
Tags#16DaysCampaign, Cedaw, Convention of the Elimination of Discrimination Against Women, Elle Wong, International Day for the Elimination of Violence against women, Malaysia, marital rape, patriarchal, rape
SHE is as comfortable in platform heels and elegant evening dresses as she is in cargo pants and trekking shoes.
Date11.08.2018 | 13:13
TagsEast Coast Rail Link, ECRL, Elle Wong, indigenous people, Malaysia, mother nature, Orang Asli, PEKA, Sri Shariffa Sabrina Syed Akil, women's rights, World Fashion Week
While the international media was still abuzz over a high profile case involving Malaysia’s former Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak, who is charged with corruption and criminal breach of trust, the country once again received global attention for its problem of child brides.
Date04.08.2018 | 13:02
Princess Dina Mired is as articulate as she is determined; determined to nip cancer in the bud, that is.
Date28.07.2018 | 14:01
Tagscancer, Elle Wong, King Hussein Cancer Foundation, National Cancer Society of Malaysia, NCSM, Princess Dina Mired, Tobacco Free Portfolios, UICC
HER work requires her to venture deep into the jungle and includes collecting elephant dung. But Dr Wong Ee Phin takes it all in her stride, for her love for the gentle giants and their conservation fuels the passion for her work.
Date28.07.2018 | 13:44
Tagsasia, conservationist, elephant, Elle Wong, environment, IUCN, Malaysia, MEME, UNMC, Wong Ee Phin
“You should take it as a compliment,” a female boss once said to her subordinate, when the latter told her that a male colleague had been making crude remarks about her breasts.
Date12.07.2018 | 14:01
Tags#MeToo, Elle Wong, feminism, Malaysia, Nurul Izzah Anwar, sexual harassment in the workplace, women's rights