#Lawan Protest Monitoring

Civil society organisations who share a common interest in promoting, protecting, and defending the right to freedom of expression and freedom of assembly today released a monitoring report on the #LAWAN protest and events surrounding the 31 July 2021 protest in Kuala Lumpur including incidents of intimidation before and after the protest.

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This monitoring report covers incidents related to the #LAWAN protest on 31 July 2021, and
covers developments in the period between 17 July and 13 August 2021 based on:

● events leading up to the #LAWAN protest,
● the #LAWAN protest, and
● the events that followed the protest.


The events leading up to the #LAWAN protest are important in assessing the escalation of police
actions against the protesters, the intensity of state reprisals and the environment for the exercise
of the constitutional rights of freedom of assembly and expression in the context of the COVID-19
pandemic.

Read the #LAWAN PROTEST MONITORING REPORT to learn more. 

Additionally: 

Lawan Report Launch Presentation 

Press Statement on Lawan Monitoring

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