Read from leading Malaysian and international journalists as they cover 18-year-old Siti Nafirah Binti Siman's High Court public interest litigation against extreme teacher absenteeism.
It is is time for change justice.
This is the story of the right to a quality education and 18-year-old Siti Nafirah binti Siman.
In late 2018, Siti Nafirah summoned seven Defendants to High Court in public interest litigation—the chain of alleged misconduct extended from her teacher in Kota Belud, Sabah, to the Malaysian Federal Government in Putrajaya. Her Statement of Claim details a seven-month absent teacher, a massive and systemic cover-up by the Malaysian Ministry of Education, and stories of numerous corroborating witnesses.
She is not backing down.
Join us on a once-in-a-lifetime journey for a fight on the right to a quality education.