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[Statement] Pahayag ng Church-Labor Conference hinggil sa pagtaas ng SSS pension

Pahayag ng Church-Labor Conference hinggil sa pagtaas ng SSS pension Ang Church-Labor Conference ay sumusuporta at naninindigan sa paghiling na itaas ng P2,000 ang SSS pension para sa kapakinabangan ng SSS pensioners. Nakakalungkot na tila walang malasakit ang kasalukuyang administrasyon sa mga umaasang Senior Citizens na maitaas ang kanilang pension. Ang pag-veto ni Pangulong Benigno…

FDC

[Statement] Congress Must Override Aquino’s Veto, Ensure Living Pension for Retirees -FDC

Congress Must Override Aquino’s Veto, Ensure Living Pension for Retirees The Freedom from Debt Coalition (FDC) joins the aggrieved 2.15 million pensioners of the Social Security System (SSS) in urging the Philippine Congress to override President Aquino’s veto and proceed to enact the law granting a PhP2,000 across-the-board increase in monthly pension. Further, FDC recommends…

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[Statement] Pagmumulat, pag-oorganisa at pagpapakilos ang siya nating mabisang sandata -HRonlinePH.com

Ang tulang ito ay nagsilbing pahayag ng Human Rights Online Philippines (HRonlinePH.com) para sa pag-alala sa araw ng Karapatang Pantao (HR Day 2015). Isinulat ni Darwin Mendiola at binasa ni Dr. Renato “Boyet” Mabunga nuong ika-4 ng Disyembre 2015, sa pagtatanghal ng 5th Human Rights Pinduteros’ Choice Awards. Ang karapatan natin online ay karapatan din…

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[Statement] Karapatan Ipaglaban -Dr. Benito Molino

Karapatan Ipaglaban International Human Rights Day 10 December 2015 Ang bawat tao pagkasilang ay may kakambal na karapatan. Kasama na dito ang karapatan sa balanse at malusog na kapaligiran na nakasaad sa ating Saligang Batas (The state shall protect and advance the right of the people to a balanced and healthful ecology in accord with…

AFAD

[Statement] End enforced disappearances, End social and economic injustice! -AFAD

End enforced disappearances, End social and economic injustice! 10 December 2015 – On this 67th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, the Asian Federation Against Involuntary Disappearances (AFAD) condemns all forms of State violence that are systematically committed against peoples all over the world. The global structure that perpetuates wealth and progress for…

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[Statement] A People-Centered ASEAN Community: Making It Happen -ASEAN PEOPLES FORUM 2015 (ACSC/APF2015)

The ASEAN PEOPLES FORUM 2015 (ACSC/APF2015) Regional Steering Committee (RSC) and the Malaysian National Organizing Committee (NOC) have successfully organised the ACSC/APF2015 Conference Engaging 27th ASEAN Summit . This is conference, attended by 150 CSOs from ASEAN, was held on the sidelines of the 27th ASEAN Summit happening now. This conference comes just as ASEAN…

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[Statement] Bongbong Marcos has no right to deny that inhumane and cruel transgressions were committed during his father’s regime -FIND/AFAD

Bongbong Marcos has no right to deny that inhumane and cruel transgressions were committed during his father’s regime Statement of HR Defenders, families and advocates against enforced disappearance on All Souls’ day Vote for this article for the 5th HR Pinduteros’ Choice Awards… With no tombs or columbaria to visit, the families of the disappeared…

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[Statement] PAHRA disagrees with Chito Gascon’s assessment of the present human rights situation

PAHRA disagrees with Chito Gascon’s assessment of the present human rights situation The Philippine Alliance of Human Rights Advocates (PAHRA), with due respect to the new Chairperson of the Commission on Human Rights (CHR), Jose Luis Gascon, strongly disagrees with his simplified comprehensive summarized assessment of the present human rights situation as found in the…

LILAK

[Statement] Back to School By Lilak

Back to School By Judy A. Pasimio LILAK (Purple Action for Indigenous Women’s Rights) Reynalyn Enriquez breathed her last at 3 am of September 8. Or at least that’s when her mother noticed her lifeless. She was suffering from asthma for the past week. She was 4 years old. According to news reports, Maribel, Reynalyn’s…

Lumad

[Statement] Lumad Rights are Human Rights -DAKILA

Lumad Rights are Human Rights We are disgusted by the unnecessary deaths of Syrain refugees, as we should. But something equaly atrocious is happening closer to home. Last Sept.1, Bagani paramilitary forces executed Lumad tribal leader Dionel Campos and alternative school executive director Emerito Samarca in front of their families and their community. Their crime,…

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[Statement] Five years of Aquino’s straight path led Filipino workers into poverty, deaths, rights violations -CTUHR

STATEMENT 25 July 2015 Five years of Aquino’s straight path led Filipino workers into poverty, deaths, rights violations Five years of Benigno Aquino III’s “daang matuwid” led Filipinos into a road where beggars and cadavers are scattered due to policies that kept more Filipinos mired in poverty at the same intensifying attacks on trade union…

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[Statement] ECCs for coal, blood on AQUINO’s hands -PMCJ

ECCs for coal, blood on AQUINO’s hands, groups say Call for ECC Moratorium, Environmental and Social Audits Pushed Just recently, the threat to humans lives of coal mining and coal power plants has proved its imminence. Another 10 workers have died due to the collapse of an open-pit coal mining of DMCI Holdings in Panian,…

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[Statement] Breaking the silence from torture impunity -MAG

Statement from the Medical Action Group, Inc. June 26, 2015 International Day in Support of Victims of Torture (IDSVT) Breaking the silence from torture impunity Torture is considered a crime under the international human rights law. It is prohibited everywhere, at all times, and no exceptional circumstances whatsoever can be used to justify it. However,…