Who we are

RRRAM was formed on February 2nd, 2007 by twelve organisations and individuals committed to the following mission:

We believe that women have the right to access legal, safe and affordable contraceptive and abortion services, both as women’s reproductive right to decide on reproductive matters and as the right to health.

We acknowledge that women’s well being, health and empowerment improves when these rights are accessed.

Our commitment is to increase awareness of and access to these rights among women, health providers, NGOs, policy makers, the media and the public through the strategies of information, education and evidence based advocacy.

RRAAM organisation members as of October 2016 comprise of:

Women´s Aid Organisation (WAO)

Federation of Family Planning Associations of Malaysia (FFPAM)

Sisters in Islam (SIS)

Asian-Pacific Resource and Research Centre for Women (ARROW)

Health Equity Initiatives (HEI)

All Women Action Society (AWAM)

Association of Women Lawyers (AWL)

Individual members who are doctors, lawyers, researchers, academics and women´s rights activists are:

Mr S. Radhakrishnan

Dr. Fathilah Kamaluddin

Datuk Dr Ravindren Jegasothy

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Wong Yut Lin

Dr. SP Choong (Co Chair of RRAAM)

Rashidah Abdullah (Co Chair of RRAAM)

Ms Shoba Aiyar

Dr Subatra Jayaraj

Dr John Teo