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NGOs call Suhakam to hold public inquiry over haze problem
Published:  Dec 7, 2021 8:06 PM
Updated: 12:06 PM

A coalition of environmental activist organisations today filed an official complaint with the Human Rights Commission (Suhakam), seeking its intervention towards putting a stop to the haze problem in the country.

Dubbed as Cerah Anti-Haze Action Coalition, the group in a statement said the people's right to clean air must be protected and wants Suhakam to hold a public inquiry into the governance of domestic and transboundary haze pollution.

"As the first-ever complaint filed in Malaysia to combine environmental issues with human rights, the Cerah Anti-Haze Action coalition is advocating for...

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