Updates

Sinar Project News and Updates
Internet Censorship Monitoring: Duterte's Drug War Internet Censorship Monitoring: Duterte's Drug War

Testing for censorship and network interference for Philippines online media with so far has not found any conclusive evidence of any form of online media censorship. Engagemedia with support of the public, will continue to run and monitor online media for signs of future censorship.

Laws cited for Internet Censorship in Malaysia Laws cited for Internet Censorship in Malaysia

Laws Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) cites for blocking different categories of websites in addition to Communications Multimedia Act 233 and Copyright Act, also include State Shariah Acts

Monitoring Censorship of Gender-Related Online Content Monitoring Censorship of Gender-Related Online Content

The Sinar team added new URLs to the Malaysian Citizen Lab test list, with the intention of monitoring the availability of gendered content online. The links included information, resources and services related to women’s health, sexual education, gender based violence and women’s rights.