SPUR SUSTAINABLE AND EQUITABLE ECONOMIC GROWTH 5-Year Plan for Pillar 3

Promise 38: Advancing the interests of Orang Asal in Peninsular Malaysia

May 9, 2018
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May 2018

The Director General of JAKOA to be from the indigenous community

May 09, 2018

May 2018

The Pakatan Harapan Government will overhaul the Orang Asli Development Department (JAKOA) so that the Orang Asli are given the skills and independence to improve their lives and socio-economic conditions rather than being controlled by the department.

May 09, 2018

May 2018

The Pakatan Harapan Government will work to implement proposals from the National Inquiry Report on Indigenous Land Rights prepared by SUHAKAM in 2013. This report will be brought for Parliamentary debate in the first year of the Pakatan Harapan’s administration.

May 09, 2018

May 2018

The number of schools in Orang Asli villages will be increased and equipped with good facility to ensure their children receive quality education. This will include a curriculum that will factor the Sociology of the Origin of Indigenous Peoples.

May 09, 2018

May 2018

More resources will be allocated to upgrade the infrastructure of the Orang Asli villages.

May 09, 2018