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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…

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[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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[Urgent Appeal] The harassment of the staff of PMPI, a network of POs, NGOs and church/faith-based groups – active in the campaign against mining. -TFDP

URGENT APPEAL December 7, 2015 (PHILIPPINES) The harassment of the staff of Philippine Misereor Partnership Inc. (PMPI), a network of people’s organizations (POs), non-governmental organizations (NGOs) and church/faith-based groups – active in the campaign against mining. Dear friends, Task Force Detainees of the Philippines (TFDP) writes to inform you about the harassment of the staff…

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[Press Release] ‘Reveal clear human rights platform’, Amnesty urged presidential bets -AIPh

‘Reveal clear human rights platform’, Amnesty urged presidential bets Amnesty International Philippines asked presidential aspirants to make public commitments to protect human rights if and when they are elected president in the coming May 2016 elections. “We wrote letters to presidentiables asking them to respond to our 5-point Human Rights Agenda. These recommendations are based…

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[From the web] Human Rights Day 2015 -OHCHR

Human Rights Day 2015 10 December Fifty years ago, the United Nations General Assembly adopted two international treaties that would forever shape international human rights: The International Covenant on Economic Social and Cultural Rights (ICESCR) and the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (ICCPR). Created in the aftermath of WWII, the two Covenants along…

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[From the web] COP21: “States’ human rights obligations encompass climate change” – UN expert -OHCHR

COP21: “States’ human rights obligations encompass climate change” – UN expert PARIS (3 December 2015) – The United Nations Special Rapporteur on human rights and the environment, John Knox, today reminded all parties attending the Paris Climate Conference* that “States’ human rights obligations also encompass climate change,” and urged them to adopt a rights perspective…

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[Press Release] Ahead of the Paris summit, Filipinos join the Global Climate March to demand climate justice

Ahead of the Paris summit, Filipinos join the Global Climate March to demand climate justice MANILA, 28 November 2015 – Around 10,000 advocates representing climate-impacted communities, religious groups, youth, labor unions, anti-coal and renewable energy campaigners, and other concerned citizens took to the streets to join the Global Climate March on the weekend before the…

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[Press Release] Filipino Youth in fear of a Possible Doomsday with a No Deal Scenario in Paris, held a Funeral March at the Climate Justice Rally -DAKILA

Filipino Youth in fear of a Possible Doomsday with a No Deal Scenario in Paris, held a Funeral March at the Climate Justice Rally Thousands of Filipinos marched for climate justice today, March 28, and converged at the Quezon City Memorial Circle. Broad groups of social movements, religious groups, trade unions, farmers, urban poor and…

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[Statement] Protect all rights of all migrant workers! call to ASEAN to fulfill the promise for a truly people-centered ASEAN community! -OUTRIGHT

PROTECT ALL RIGHTS OF ALL MIGRANT WORKERS! CALL TO ASEAN TO FULFILL THE PROMISE FOR A TRULY PEOPLE-CENTERED ASEAN COMMUNITY! OutRight Action International, together with the undersigned organizations call on ASEAN leaders meeting in Malaysia for the 27th ASEAN Summit, to address the concerns of migrant worker particularly protecting LGTQ migrant workers from violence and…

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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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[Press Release] Caravan against coal energy reaches Manila; requests dialogue with PNoy

Caravan against coal energy reaches Manila; requests dialogue with PNoy Various coal-affected communities sail to Malacanang to demand cancellation of all coal projects 300 residents of coal-affected communities from Luzon and Visayas staged protests in government offices and in Malacanang as they ended their five-day caravan on November 27 urging the government to stop all…

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[Literary] Empty Basket?! by Kalayaan

Empty Basket?! by Kalayaan This is Earth- life bearing planet in universe Which can only sustain life forms and hone? this our home, shaped like a spherical dome where our ancestors from million years was born; lived in harmony with among other creatures traversing seas that connects huge continent Flowing Nile River overflowed with jaded…

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[Campaign] Support for the March For Climate Justice Activity on November 28 by participating in our thunderclap campaign -ATM

Support for the March For Climate Justice Activity on November 28 by participating in our thunderclap campaign Good day everyone! We would like to ask for your support for the March For Climate Justice Activity on November 28 by participating in our thunderclap campaign. Thunderclap is a “crowdspeaking” platform that lets individuals and companies rally…