Statement: Respect Indigenous Penan’s Native Customary Rights over the Murum Dam Project

We, indigenous organizations from Malaysia and Asia, are deeply concerned about the Sarawak State Government’s actions against the Indigneous Penans protesting the impounding of water at the Murum Dam in Ulu Belaga, Sarawak. Reports from the people on the ground and newspapers indicate that the police have arrested at least ten indigenous Penans including two …

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