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Check out the latest news and happenings at AWARE
December 2012

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AWARE Centre

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Singapore 130005

Tel +65) 6779 7137
Fax (+65) 6777 0318


The Menace Of Workplace Sexual Harassment

Workplace Sexual Harassment is right under our nose and it's time we do something about it. AWARE needs your support to push for better laws. Learn more about our report and campaign here or visit


Taking A Stand Against Sexual Violence

At SlutWalk 2012, AWARE President Winifred Loh called for greater action to stop victim blaming and slut shaming. Read her speech here.

The Right To Protection From Marital Rape

On Human Rights Day, our Research & Advocacy team called on the State to uphold the right of married women to be protected from marital rape as a fundamental human right. Read more here.

AWARE Applauds State's Signing Of The CRPD

The Singapore Government is to be commended for signing the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, joining 154 other countries that have already done so. Read more here.

Proceed With Caution On Social Egg Freezing

Should women have the choice to freeze their eggs so that they can have children later? AWARE urges the Ministry of Health to consider the various issues surrounding reproductive technologies. Read our suggestions here

Tolerance Has Its Virtues But We Must Go Beyond It

On November 16, the International Day for Tolerance, AWARE reflected on what tolerance really means in our pluralistic society. Read our insights here.


KAPAP Women's 10-Week Self-Defence Course

From 21 Jan to 1 Apr 2013, come down and learn how to protect yourself in various situations. Size, strength and exertion don't matter. Find out more here.

Managers' Guide To Dealing With Workplace Sexual Harassment

If your company is interested in learning how to protect its employees from workplace sexual harassment, join us at our course on 25 Jan to find out what you can do improve the situation. Get the details here.