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[Statement] Welga ng mga manggagawa ng Tanduay para sa regular na hanapbuhay at makataong kondisyon sa paggawa! -TUDLA

Welga ng mga manggagawa ng Tanduay para sa regular na hanapbuhay at makataong kondisyon sa paggawa! Lucio Tan, ibigay ang kahilingan ng mga kontraktwal na tunay na lumilikha ng iyong yaman! Ganap na idinedeklara ng mga manggagawa ng Tanduay simula ngayon, Mayo 18, 2015, sa pangunguna ng Tanggulan Ugnayan Daluyang Lakas ng Anakpawis sa Tanduay…

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[Statement] Teachers urge Senate to suspend K-12 program -TDC

Teachers urge Senate to suspend K-12 program* The Department of Education (DepEd) is doing everything and asking the support of everyone, except the teachers, to pursue the implementation of K-12 program. The DepEd management seems to prove that teachers’ opinion on the matter is not that important, while the program would be very much dependent…

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[Statement] Protect human rights defenders! Stop criminalization of human rights work! -TFDP/MAG/PAHRA

Protect human rights defenders! Stop criminalization of human rights work! The Medical Action Group (MAG), Task Force Detainees of the Philippines (TFDP) and Philippine Alliance of Human Rights Advocates (PAHRA) has launched a campaign affirming the essential contribution of human rights defenders to the promotion of human rights, democracy, development and good governance, and calling…

[People] CHR’s Personnel Arising Against “Midnight” Appointment of Executive Director by Commissioners Rosales, Cardona and Dela Cruz -by Max De Mesa

Commission on Human Rights’ Personnel Arising Against “Midnight” Appointment of Executive Director by Commissioners Rosales, Cardona and Dela Cruz April 25, 2015 The arising of more than 100 personnel to register their strong protest against an appointment to the institution’s adjudged as done in “indecent haste” augers well for a renewal of good governance in…

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[Statement] Teach Filipino Language and Literature in College, Retain Philippine History in High School -TDC

Teach Filipino Language and Literature in College, Retain Philippine History in High School The Teachers’ Dignity Coalition (TDC) welcomes the Supreme Court decision to stop the implementation of the Commission on Higher Education (CHED) Memorandum Order (CMO) No. 20, Series of 2013. The controversial order virtually abolishes the teaching of such subjects as Filipino Language…

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[Statement] A Restrained Celebration for Mother Earth -ATM

Alyansa Tigil Mina Statement For Earth Day 22 April 2015 A Restrained Celebration for Mother Earth On April 22, 2015, the world celebrates the 45th anniversary of Mother Earth. Alyansa Tigil Mina, a coalition of more than a hundred organizations joins this celebration of 2015 Earth Day. As an environmental and human rights organization, today…

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[Statement] Immediately remove CHR Commissioners “Midnight” Appointment!-PAHRA

Immediately remove CHR Commissioners “Midnight” Appointment!-PAHRA April 20, 2015 The Philippine Alliance of Human Rights Advocates (PAHRA), after judiciously discerning received  reliable information, calls for the immediate removal of CHR Chairperson Etta Rosales, Commissioners Ma. Victoria Cardona and Norberto dela Cruz for committing a grave abuse of discretion in making a “midnight” and procedurally-flawed appointment…

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[Statement] A betrayal to Mindoro -ATM

A BETRAYAL TO MINDORO Alyansa Tigil Mina (ATM), a coalition of more than a hundred environmental advocates and organizations along with the Catholic Bishops Conference of the Philippines-National Secretariat for Social Action (CBCP-NASSA) and Alyansa Laban sa Mina (ALAMIN), a Mindoro-based people’s organization against mining, express their frustration and utmost disappointment with the reinstatement of…

[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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[Statement] The Philippines Should Stop Being US’s Pawn and Warfront -SENTRO

The Philippines Should Stop Being US’s Pawn and Warfront. Statement on International Women’s Day: Increased US militarization of the Philippines through the Visiting Forces Agreement (VFA), the Asian Pivot and the soon-to-be-operational Enhanced Defense Cooperation Agreement (EDCA) makes living dangerous and doubly difficult for women and children. This has been made clear by the country’s…

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[Statement] In Defense of the Right to Strike -CTUHR

In Defense of the Right to Strike CTUHR Statement on the Global Day of Action in Defending Workers Right to Strike The Center for Trade Union and Human Rights is one with the workers of the world today in defending the workers right to strike which is being attacked and denied by the Employers Group…

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[Statement] MAG’s Position Paper on the Proposed Law Establishing the National Preventive Mechanism

[Note] MAG’s Position Paper on the Proposed Law Establishing the National Preventive Mechanism. by dars0357.wordpress.com The Optional Protocol to the United Nations Convention against Torture (OPCAT) establishes “a system of regular visits undertaken by independent international and national bodies to places where people are deprived of their liberty, in order to prevent torture and other…

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[Statement] Immediately release Maritess and Rosario, hold their torturers accountable so that it may not happen again to anyone -TFDP

Immediately release Maritess and Rosario, hold their torturers accountable so that it may not happen again to anyone Task Force Detainees of the Philippines (TFDP) calls on the immediate implementation of the Review Resolution issued by the Department of Justice Secretary Leila De Lima and the immediate release of the two Agta women illegally arrested,…