Global Bersih Launching “Let all Sabahans Vote” Online Campaign

Global Bersih has launched “Let All Sabahans Vote” online campaign on the social media, with the aim of bringing together overseas Malaysian community to show their solidarity with overseas Sabahan voters in neighbouring countries (Singapore, Kalimantan, Brunei and Southern Thailand) who are once again denied their right to vote via post, this time for the upcoming Sabah Snap Election which is set to take place on 26 September.

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Global Bersih Newsletter – June/July 2020

A lot of events have transpired during the months of June and July that have been emotionally taxing for all of us. Appointment of unqualified MPs of the ruling coalition into GLCs and federal agencies Endless politicking by among our elected representatives since Sheraton Move The endless intimidation of local activists by the law enforcement agencies for exercising their freedom of expression The removal of a Dewan Rakyat speaker by the sitting Prime Minister The deal to drop money-laundering charges linked to the 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) scandal against Riza Aziz…

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Ensure A Workable Overseas Voting System

Global Bersih has issued a press release in bilingual format (English & Malay), urging the Election Commission (EC) to put in place a workable, secure and transparent system to allow overseas voters, including those living in Singapore, Brunei, Indonesia and Southern Thailand, to vote during the upcoming elections in the context of the current COVID-19 pandemic, starting with the snap election for the Sabah State Legislative Assembly.

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Extend Postal Voting for Sabah Snap Election

Global Bersih urges the Election Commission to give Sabahan voters living outside Sabah the option of postal voting during the upcoming snap election for the Sabah State Legislative Assembly which will take place 60 days from the date of dissolution. This option should be provided to the many Sabahan voters living in other states in Malaysia, as well as to those residing outside Malaysia, including in neighboring ASEAN countries (Singapore, Brunei, Indonesia, and Southern Thailand) …

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Global Bersih Newsletter – April/May 2020

Global Bersih is pleased to announce that our Steering Committee member, Daphne d’Herve has been appointed as our Acting President starting 1st March.  A native of Kuala Lumpur, Daphne moved overseas thirty years ago to further her studies, and then stayed to work. She eventually settled down in Paris, France where she works and lives with her family. Daphne became active in Bersih France, then joined the Global Bersih Steering Committee in 2017 … READ THE FULL NEWSLETTER

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Global Bersih Newsletter – March 2020

March has been emotionally taxing for many of us, with the formation of an unelected government led Pakatan Nasional, a coalition that was created from the infamous “Sheraton Move” that took place on 24th February. The formation of this government had sparked backlash from the civil society groups and the citizens, who saw this backdoor government as a violation of the mandate given by the people for Pakatan Harapan two years ago… Read the full Newsletter here.

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