At least one case of sexual violence is reported every day in Singapore, and advocacy groups like AWARE Singapore continue the work to bring that number down to zero. But how can we help? We sat down with AWARE Communications Manager Kelly Leow to find out, and learn more about their new fundraising campaign aptly named Hope In The Dark.
Other stories include:
Bali police looking for alleged illegal immigrant accused of threat, theft, and abduction attempt | Surprise! Restaurant vaccination requirement dropped, for now. | Vigilante YouTuber arrested for forcing suspected child pedophile to kneel, apologize in public | Indonesian regent rewards himself IDR100K for every COVID-19 funeral, then returns money out of shame | AirAsia boss shows off new RM230,000 Tesla – people want their money back | Bataan vaccine center’s choice of entertainment goes viral | Tudung, Chinese privilege, and more: Singapore unpacks PM Lee’s rally speech | American journalist jailed by junta receives press freedom award
The Coconuts Podcast delivers impactful, weird, and wonderful reporting by our journalists on the ground in eight cities: Singapore, Bangkok, Hong Kong, Manila, Jakarta, Kuala Lumpur, Yangon, and Bali. Listen to headline news and insightful interviews on matters large and small, designed for people located in – or curious about – Southeast Asia and Hong Kong.