DAPAT small

[Press Release] Green activists and rights groups launch campaign asking PNoy to prioritize peoples’ rights and environment over profit from mining

Green activists and rights groups launch campaign asking PNoy to prioritize peoples’ rights and environment over profit from mining A week before President Benigno Aquino’s 4th State of the Nation Address (SONA) on July 28, rights groups, environmental activists and advocates intensified their call for PNoy to act decisively on what according to them is…

KPML

[Press Release] Anti-Poverty group reiterate demand of full-disclosure of DAP projects’ details, says devil is in the details -KPML

Allege Massive Cronyism in DAP-infused Projects Anti-Poverty group reiterate demand of full-disclosure of DAP projects’ details, says devil is in the details AN URBAN poor group called on Palace officials to reiterate their call for the full disclosure of the details of projects infused with Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP) funds. They specifically wanted to know…

Stopcorporate1 small

[Press Release] CSOs celebrate HR resolution of UNHRC, urges the PH government to follow through -ATM

CSOs celebrate HR resolution of UNHRC, urges the PH government to follow through Human rights (HR) groups and other organizations are celebrating as the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) in Geneva voted on a resolution to initiate the process to create an international legally binding instrument that will hold transnational corporations (TNCs) accountable to…

SOS-YB LOGO

[Press Release] Advocates push PNoy to repeal the Mining Act of 1995 and declare alternative bill as urgent during 4th SONA -SOS YB

Advocates push PNoy to repeal the Mining Act of 1995 and declare alternative bill as urgent during 4th SONA Quezon City – The Executive Council of SOS-Yamang Bayan (SOS-YB) Network met in July 10, 2014, Thursday, to reaffirm their commitment to urge President Benigno Aquino III to repeal the Mining Act of 1995 and certify…

Photo by Orly Gravador/TFDP

[Event] Human Rights Advocates Say “Never Again to Martial Law!Never Again to the Marcoses!” -TFDP

Human Rights Advocates Say “Never Again to Martial Law!Never Again to the Marcoses!” Human rights advocates led by the Task Force Detainees of the Philippines (TFDP) vow to never let martial law happen in the country again. In “Remember Repression…Remember Courage…Remember Resistance – A Gathering of Human Rights Defenders”, victims of human rights violations during…

ecpat2

[Press Release] ECPAT Philippines challenge rulings in the Bosio case and show support for victims of child exploitation

ECPAT Philippines picket for support Picket to challenge rulings in the Bosio case and show support for victims of child exploitation ECPAT Philippines together with our partners protest the unjust ruling in the case of People of the Philippines vs Daniele Bosio y Ostillio. We have doubts regarding Judge Teodoro N. Solis’ decision to grant…

bmplogo

[Press Release] Labor tells Lacierda to “shut up” on DAP without audit and investigation -BMP

Labor tells Lacierda to “shut up” on DAP without audit and investigation A LABOR group assailed Presidential Spokesperson Edwin Lacierda for clearing Budget Secretary Butch Abad on any wrongdoing in the implementation of his brainchild, the Disbursement Acceleration Program or the DAP, this after Lacierda claimed that the Executive branch’s allotment of 91% of the…