[ Policy Matters ] – Parliamentary Policy Briefing on
Title: Key issues impacting on indigenous customary land rights – Tabling of a series of amendments to various federal laws
Time and Venue
25 Mac 2014 (Tuesday)
1.00 pm – 2.30 pm
Bilik Taklimat, Level 2, Main Block, Parliament.
Jointly organized by
1. Sahabat Alam Malaysia (SAM)
2. Institut Rakyat (IR)
3. Kajian Politik untuk Perubahan (KPRU)
(i) To strengthen the understanding of lawmakers on two key issues impacting on indigenous customary land rights:
a) landmark judicial decisions on indigenous customary land rights; and,
b) the European Union’s Forest Law Enforcement Governance and Trade – Voluntary Partnership Agreements (FLEGT-VPA) process.
(ii) To prepare lawmakers for possible parliamentary debates on these issues.
(iii) To look into the possibility of initiating the tabling of a series of amendments to various federal laws affecting indigenous customary land rights reflecting the judicial decisions above.
Moderator: Yin Shao Loong
We look forward to seeing you there.
Sahabat Alam Malaysia (SAM)
Institut Rakyat (IR)
Kajian Politik untuk Perubahan (KPRU)