Friends of Pakatan Rakyat (FPR) is being officially launched as an organisation to rally the support of Malaysians who share the vision of the Pakatan Rakyat coalition for a better Malaysia. The launch will be held on the Sunday 4th of July 2010 in London and officiated by Datuk Zaid Ibrahim, the Pakatan Rakyat Secretariat Coordinator.
We will also have representatives from Parti Keadilan Rakyat, Parti Islam Se-Malaysia and Democractic Action Party: Nurul Izzah Anwar (PKR), Dr. Tan Seng Giaw (DAP), Ustaz Idris Ahmad (PAS), Dato Kamaruddin Jaafar (PAS) and Dr Hatta Ramli (PAS).
In addition, there will be a number of civil society activists sharing their experiences in shaping the agenda of change in Malaysia, including the ineffable Raja Petra Kamarudin.
Event: The Launch of Friends of Pakatan Rakyat
Date: Sunday 4th of July
Time: Registration begins at 10am. Event starts at 11am to 4pm.
Venue: Conway Hall, 25 Red Lion Square, Holborn, London WC1R 4RL
The programme for the day is as follows:
Meet civil society activists
1100 Introduction & Welcome address by MC in the Main Hall
Opening Address by Brian Morais, Pro tem Chairman of Friends of Pakatan Rakyat
Speech by Raja Petra Kamarudin
Speech by Dr. Tan Seng Giaw, MP for Kepong and DAP National Vice Chairman
Introduction to Civil Society Movements
Fair Comment / Abolish ISA Movement UK
Malaysia Freedom Film Festival
Speech by Ustaz Idris Ahmad, PAS Information Chief
Break for lunch
Canapès & Lunch served by Mango Tree Restaurant, Belgravia, London
Keynote speech by Datuk Zaid Ibrahim
Pakatan Rakyat Secretariat Co-ordinator and PKR Wilayah Persekutuan Chief
Speech by Nurul Izzah Anwar, PKR MP for Lembah Pantai
Q & A session
1600 End of Conference
This event will represent the largest gathering of overseas Malaysians to demand a nation that we can all be proud to call home. Do register early as seats are limited.
Be part of the torch that lights the spirit of hope for Malaysia.
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We are a group of Malaysians who dream of a nation with a healthy democracy that has checks and balances and respects fundamental human rights.
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