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[Announcement] The Coalition Against Trafficking in Women-Asia Pacific is looking for a Finance Officer

The Coalition Against Trafficking in Women-Asia Pacific, an international feminist organization that advocates against sexual exploitation of women and children, particularly against trafficking, prostitution and pornography, is looking for a: Finance Officer Qualifications: a) Graduate of (4) four-year accountancy course; b) At least 2 years experience in financial and administration management, preferably in an NGO;…

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[Announcement] Job vacancy at BAN Toxics

BAN Toxics (BT) is an independent non-government environmental organization focused on the advancement of environmental justice, children’s health, and toxics elimination. Working closely with partner communities and other NGOs in both the local and international levels, BT endeavours to reduce and eliminate the use of harmful toxins through education campaigns, training and awareness-raising, and policy-building…

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[Video] “Journey to my Dreams, Child Migration in Thailand” -Terre des Hommes (TdH)

Terre des Hommes (TdH) launched the “Journey to my Dreams, Child Migration in Thailand” video aimed at creating awareness of the impact of child migration in Thailand and calling on the Thailand government to guarantee children’s rights working in their country regardless of the immigration status. Terre des Hommes International Federation http://www.terredeshommes.org is a network…

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[Announcement] Call for application: ASEAN Youth Forum 2015

ASEAN Youth Forum 2015 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 21-22 April 2015 Apply until April 5, 2015 Results of Chosen Participants:  April 7, 2015 Apply now: AYF Form For inquiries: Contact Tom at aseanyouthregional@gmail.com Passionate? Forward Looking? WE ARE INDEED MOVING FORWARD! We are opening the door for passionate, committed, forward-looking and hardworking Southeast Asians (Brunei Darussalam,…

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[Event] The role of the Health Sector in SDH Initiatives

The role of the Health Sector in SDH Initiatives March 21, 2015 9-10 Pm #HealthXPh @BonusEventusAg @philippinebeat @dakila_ph @ESCRNetworkPH @SocialWatchPH @Egaytfdp @HRonlinePH @hrw pic.twitter.com/MtorcTwdhs — Maria Fatima Villena (@jofti) March 17, 2015 All submissions are republished and redistributed in the same way that it was originally published online and sent to us. We may edit…

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[Event] Public Forum: ‘The State of the Peace Process and the BBL: A Citizens’ Conversation’- IID

Public Forum: ‘The State of the Peace Process and the BBL: A Citizens’ Conversation’.   March 24, 2015 (Tuesday) 2:30pm to 6:00pm – UP Balay Kalinaw. Organizers: Friends of the Bangsamoro, Mindanao Solidarity Network, Mindanao Peaceweavers, All-Out-Peace, Global Partnership for the Prevention of Armed Conflict – SEA, Freedom from Debt Coalition & Initiatives for International Dialogue.…

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[Press Release] Save the Children calls for Protection of children in emergencies at Global Disaster Risk Reduction Conference in Sendai, Japan

Save the Children calls for Protection of children in emergencies at Global Disaster Risk Reduction Conference in Sendai, Japan Over 100 million children worldwide are affected by disasters yearly and, as a result, many face reduced educational opportunities. This challenge is particularly evident in the Philippines, where recent disasters destroyed entire schools, ruined classroom supplies…

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[Event] Future of #PhInternet: A Philippine Multistakeholder Forum on Internet Governance, Human Rights, and Development

The Foundation for Media Alternatives (FMA) & the Internet Society Philippines (ISOCPh) in partnership with the Philippine Alliance of Human Rights Advocates (PAHRA), Dakila Artist Collective, and the Philippine Internet Freedom Alliance (PIFA), with support from the Association for Progressive Communications, Internews, SMART Communications, and Microosft, will hold the first-ever “Future of #PhInternet: A Philippine…

[Statement] Burmese government urged to cease the assault and arrest of students protesting in Letpadan and Rangoon

10 March 2015 Burmese government urged to cease the assault and arrest of students protesting in Letpadan and Rangoon We, the undersigned organizations, strongly condemn the latest instance of brutal and indiscriminate assault by the police and vigilante groups against the students, monks, and residents in Letpadan who have been peacefully exercising their civil and…

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[From the web] Workers Resistance, Gains, and Prospects for 2015 -CTUHR

Workers Resistance, Gains, and Prospects for 2015 (Last part of a three-part series CTUHR Yearend Report for 2014) Underneath the seemingly ‘stable industrial relations’ silenced by hosts of legal offensives  and workers’ rights violations is a resurgence of dynamic workers resistance  to reclaim their rights and score gains. The formation of All Workers Unity (AWU) …

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[Featured Video] Let’s Protect Human Rights Defenders -Forum Asia

Let’s Protect Human Rights Defenders ForumAsiaVideo Published on Mar 10, 2015, youtube The meaning of human rights would be lost if there was no one to speak about them and defend them wherever and whenever they are violated. In this sense, human rights defenders (HRDs) play a crucial role in monitoring and challenging human rights…

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[From the web] EU-supported project to protect thousands of Lumads in Mindanao -RMP

EU-supported project to protect thousands of Lumads in Mindanao The Rural Missionaries of the Philippines-Northern Mindanao Sub-Region (RMP-NMR) will launch on March 10, 2015 the “Healing the Hurt Project” to promote the Mindanao indigenous communities’ social, economic and political rights. The activity will be held at the grounds of the RGS-abandoned hospital in the center…

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[Featured video] PMCJ Les Vulnerable Anthem

PMCJ Les Vulnerable Anthem Tagalog version of ‘Do you hear the people sing’ – Climate Justice Anthem for French President visit to the PH this coming Feb 26-27. PMCJ members and partners practicing and preparing before the ‘Les Vulnerables’ march towards Malacang minutes before President Hollande and Pnoy discuss climate change matters in Malacanang. Human…

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[Press Release] PMCJ: French climate loan ‘unjust’ and unacceptable’. Reparations not loans!

PMCJ: French climate loan ‘unjust’ and unacceptable’. Reparations not loans!   Manila, Philippines – Climate Justice activists denounced the recent offer of France President Hollande to the Philippines of pushing 50 million Euros ($56.6 million) for the Philippines, stating that it is unacceptable and raised issued concerning about the Manila Declaration on Climate Change. During…

[Press Release] PH-EITI report reveals problems in mining industry regulation -Bantay Kita

PH-EITI report reveals problems in mining industry regulation Bantay Kita, a coalition of civil society organizations (CSOs) pushing for transparency and accountability in the extractive industries, supports the passage of an alternative mining law to replace the Philippine Mining Act of 1995. The current mining law has failed to boost economic gains from the extractive…

[Press Release] Women workers join calls for a national wage, secure jobs amid worsening poverty -Women WISE3

Women workers join calls for a national wage, secure jobs amid worsening poverty On International Women’s Day, Women Workers in Struggle for Employment, Empowerment and Emancipation or Women WISE3, an organization of women workers and families of victims of trade union and human rights violations, called on the government to adopt a national minimum wage…