7th National Conference on Non-Discrimination

Enjoyment of Cultural Rights in Malaysia for All

September 21 Thursday

Date/time

September 21, 2017

Loc.

Hilton Petaling Jaya, Selangor

Type

Congress

This conference hopes to bring to fore the challenges that are faced worldwide with regards to the narrative of the majority-minority from the view of cultural rights, and in the promotion of unity in diversity and social cohesion within Malaysia.

Themes:

  • Reviving multiculturalism in Malaysia : the need for respect of cultural rights
  • Extremism and its impact on cultural rights


The conference ends with Ms. Karima Bennoune, the UN Special Rapporteur in the field of cultural rights, presenting her preliminary observation on the current situation of Malaysia after her official two weeks visit in Malaysia.

Karima Bennoune, UN Special Rapporteur in the field of cultural rights with Adli Zakuan Zairakithnaini, Programme Director of Pusat KOMAS.

Karima Bennoune, UN Special Rapporteur in the field of cultural rights with Adli Zakuan Zairakithnaini, Programme Director of Pusat KOMAS.

Contact person

Wolfgang Hruschka

Leiter des Länderbüros in Malaysia

Wolfgang Hruschka
Phone +60 3 6203 1957
Languages: English,‎ Español,‎ Français

Partners

Community Communications Center (KOMAS)