Wednesday, June 23, 2010


by Sebanaku Sarawak

KUCHING: 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 Co-ordinator. 

Speakers at the event will also include the ineffable Raja Petra Kamarudin as well as a a number of civil society activists sharing their experiences in shaping the agenda of change in Malaysia.
Event: The Launch of Friends of Pakatan Rakyat
Date: Sunday 4th of July
Time: 11am to 4pm.
          Registration begins at 10am
Venue: Conway Hall, 25 Red Lion Square, Holborn, London WC1R 4RL

The programme for the day is as follows:

1000    Registration
            Meet civil society activists
1100    Welcome address in the Main Hall
            Speech by Pro tem Chairman of Friends of Pakatan Rakyat - Brian Morais
            Speech by DAP representative
            Speech by  PAS representative
            Introduction to civil society movements
                Abolish ISA Movement UK
                Malaysia Freedom Film Festival

            Lunch served by Mango Tree

            Keynote speech by Pakatan Rakyat Secretariat Co-ordinator for PKR - Zaid Ibrahim
            Speech by Raja Petra Kamarudin
            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 and call home.

Do bring along your entire family.

For those with young children families, provisions will be made for a playroom and creche.

To join us on this momentous occasion, please indicate your interest by registering online at

Do register early as seats are limited and pass this invitation to your other Malaysian friends.

Be part of the torch that lights the spirit of hope for Malaysia.


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