Author: Bersih2.0


The Election Commission (EC) has continued on the 8th of March with its redelineation of our electoral boundaries with the 2nd display of proposed changes. This despite the fact that it has NOT held public enquiries for objectors in Selangor due to an ongoing court action brought about by the Selangor state government. In our […]

BERSIH 2.0 needs YOU!

Support the “Keluar Mengundi, Lawan Penipuan” campaign by donating to BERSIH 2.0 : Account No: 12380000661-10-0 Account Name: Persatuan Kesedaran Komuniti Selangor Bank: CIMB Islamic, Section 52, Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia Although any amount is welcomed, please note that for cash deposits, only sums of RM10 and above are accepted by the bank, thus you […]

BERSIH 2.0 Press Statement, 28 August 2012

Press Statement, 28 August 2012  This statement is issued in response to the comment by the Dang Wangi district police chief ACP Zainuddin Ahmad who is reported to have said that the Janji Demokrasi group was “obviously promoting BERSIH” which “has done all sorts of things” (Free Malaysia Today report on 27 August 2012). As […]

Submission to the SUHAKAM inquiry panel into Bersih 3.0 : Duduk Bantah on 28 April

The submission from BERSIH 2.0 to SUHAKAM’s inquiry panel on human rights violations committed during and after BERSIH 3.0 Duduk Bantah on 28 April 2012 was handed in today by BERSIH 2.0 Co-chairperson Ambiga Sreenevasan To download a copy of the report : SUHAKAM Submission on BERSIH 3 – final The submission from BERSIH 2.0 […]

Bersih Sabah makes recommendations for RCI

Press Statement:  Bersih Sabah makes recommendations for RCI KOTA KINABALU:Bersih Sabah calls on the government to allow views from civil society to be considered in the formation of the Royal Commision of Inquiry (RCI) and the drafting of the Terms of Reference (TOR). According to Bersih Sabah spokesperson Andrew Ambrose (also known as Atama), “While […]

"For a Society, Civil and Decent" – Interview with S. Ambiga by Penang Monthly

FOR A SOCIETY CIVIL AND DECENT By Ooi Kee Beng Courtesy of Penang Monthly , August 2012 Penang Monthly editor Ooi Kee Beng talks to Bersih icon Ambiga Sreenevasan between sessions at the inaugural Asean Coalition for Clean Governance conference on civil society and asks why she thinks “Malaysians are a great people”. (Photo by […]

BERSIH 2.0 : Students must not be punished for supporting free & fair elections

Press Statement, 3 August 2012 Students must not be punished for supporting free & fair elections BERSIH 2.0 wishes to reiterate its full support for the nine Malaysian students in Egypt who had their scholarships suddenly & unceremoniously revoked by the Terengganu state government while they were in the midst of their studies abroad. The […]