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Vote your favourite Aiyoh statements for the Aiyoh... Wat Lah Awards 2016!!

  • Posted on: 28 July 2016
  • By: admin1

Voting for the Aiyoh...Wat Lah Awards 2016 is open!

 

What is Aiyoh... Wat Lah all about?

Aiyoh...Wat Lah is an annual spoof awards organised by the Joint Action Group for Gender Equality (JAG). The aim of this awards is to raise awareness on gender equality, and to highlight statements made by Malaysian public officials that are either sexist, misogynist, transphobic or homophobic. Every year, the Aiyoh organising committee would collate such statements in the span of one year, analyse the statements, and determine whether they are fit to be nominated for any of these 7 categories:

Aiyoh... Wat Lah 2016 Workshop (Part 1) - Collaboration between JAG and GEI, 2 June 2016

  • Posted on: 3 June 2016
  • By: admin1

On 2 June 2016, the Joint Action Group for Gender Equality together with the Gender Equality Initiative conducted a workshop in order to introduce students of the GEI participating institutions to the Aiyoh Wat Lah Awards 2016. JAG has been organising the annual Aiyoh... Wat Lah Awards since 2012, highlighting sexist, misogynistic, transphobic and homophobic statements made by public figures in Malaysia and raising awareness about why these statements are harmful to gender equality.