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[Statement] Call for Justice for All Domestic Workers! -Kanlungan

Call for Justice for All Domestic Workers! We celebrate International Domestic Workers day, recognising the significant contribution of domestic workers to the global economy and to everyone’s lives. We must unite on this workers day in international solidarity to demand human and labour rights and justice for all women and men who perform domestic work.…

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[Featured site] It’s Never Hard To Be GREEN facebook page

Youth campaign to protect our environment and the right to safe sound and balance ecology! Safe, balance and healthy environment is essential to the realisation of human rights not only of the present but of the future generation. Each of us depends on protecting the environment as the resource base for all life. INFORM, INSPIRE THE…

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[Right-up] Isang Bukas na Liham para sa so-called Executive Director Daw ng National Historical Book Selling Commission of the Felipins -Ni Jose Mario De Vega

Isang Bukas na Liham para sa so-called Executive Director Daw ng National Historical Book Selling Commission of the Felipins Ika-12, ng Hunyo 2015 “Senor” Badoy, Maligayang bati nang huwad na kalayaan ng inyong “republika Filipina”.[1] Ang bukas na liham kong ito sa inyong tanggapan na walang pondo ay mariin kong tugon at pagtutol ko naman…

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[Press Release] Iloilo Cyclists as Modern Day Heroes, Rode for a Human Trafficking Free Philippines -DAKILA

Iloilo Cyclists as Modern Day Heroes, Rode for Freedom on Independence Day Pedal Power for a Human Trafficking Free Philippines In line of the celebration of Independence Day, DAKILA, in partnership with Centralian Cruisers Cycling Club (C4) gathered cyclists and advocates for the Independence Day Freedom Ride in Iloilo City. Iloilo hosted the 117th celebration…

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[Campaign] Take the #ItsNeverHardToBeGreen challenge!

Express your concern to the environment by recording a video of your talent and dedicate it to the cause. Then challenge three (3) of your friends to do the same. Upload your video to your facebook account together with the sentences below. “I am sharing my talent to inform and inspire people to act for…

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[Petition] Impartial and fair verdict for human rights defender Cocoy Tulawie! Ensure his safety and security! -IPON

Impartial and fair verdict for human rights defender Cocoy Tulawie! Ensure his safety and security! Temogen “Cocoy” Tulawie is a human rights defender from the Sulu region in Mindanao, the Philippines. He is the founder of the local human rights group Bawgbug and member of several civil society organizations where he was responsible for campaigns…

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[Blog] Ang Kahalagahang ng Desisyon ng BOR ng UDM upang isama sa kanilang Kurikulum ang Kursong Andres Bonifacio ni Jose Mario De Vega

Ang Kahalagahang-Pangkasaysayan ng Desisyon ng Board of Regents ng Pamantasang Unibersidad de Manila upang isama sa kanilang Kurikulum ang Kursong Andres Bonifacio at ang Kilusang Katipunan Ni Jose Mario Dolor De Vega[1] Sa araw na ito, Hunyo a-uno, ng kasalukuyang taon ay ang unang araw kung saan pormal ng sinimulang ituro nang mga guro’t propesor…

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[Press Release] Foreign agenda is bad cha-cha – PM

Foreign agenda is bad cha-cha – labor group The House of Representatives (HOR) is on the verge of making the biggest historical mistake and disservice to the country today once its members vote for the removal of economic restrictions imposed upon foreign interests by the 1987 Constitution, the labor group Partido Manggagawa (PM) said in…

[Press Release] Farmers, Activists Vow to Intensify Own AR Initiatives vs Govt Failure and Land Grabbing -SARA

Farmers, Activists Vow to Intensify Own AR Initiatives vs Govt Failure and Land Grabbing Escalate the agrarian reform struggle and create a surge of ground initiatives. These are the main calls of farmers organizations and agrarian reform activities as they remember the passage into law of the Comprehensive Agrarian Reform Program (CARP) 27 years ago.…

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[From the web] UN experts voice concern over adverse impact of free trade and investment agreements on human rights -OHCHR

UN experts voice concern over adverse impact of free trade and investment agreements on human rights GENEVA 2 June 2015 – A number of free trade and investment agreements, such as the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) and the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP), are currently being negotiated. A group of UN experts* have issued the…

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[People] The injustice of it all by Fr. Shay Cullen

The injustice of it all by Fr. Shay Cullen, PREDA June 05, 2015 What is the state of justice in the Philippines? Has corruption eroded the once noble profession, is justice really for sale. There are just and honest judges, lawyers and prosecutors but many more are corrupt bribe takers. A Judge in Olongapo City…

[Statement] National Coalition to Save the Trees Collective Statement on World Environment Day

National Coalition to Save the Trees Collective Statement June 5, 2015, World Environment Day DENR’s split level performance in the conservation, protection, and rehabilitation (cpr) of the environment and natural resources (enr) manifests their lack of genuine commitment to pursue sustainable, inclusive and climate resilient development On World Environment Day (WED) last year, our National…

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[Press Release] Rights and environmental defenders challenge PNoy, Congress and Senate to be green -#ItsNeverHardToBeGREEN

Rights and environmental defenders challenge PNoy, Congress and Senate to be green In celebration of the World Environment Day 2015, human rights and environmental defenders launch a campaign that tells the public and the government that “It’s Never Hard to be Green.” Green defenders led by SOS Yamang Bayan Network (SOS YB), Campaign for Land…

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[Press Release] Two Filipino anti-child trafficking organizations attended workshop on protecting children’s rights through efficient data management in Cambodia -TDH

Two Filipino anti-child trafficking organizations attended workshop on protecting children’s rights through efficient data management in Cambodia The Philippine Against Child Trafficking (PACT) and Zamboanga based NGO, Tanglaw Buhay Center- Katilingban sa Kalambuan Inc. (KKI) represented the Philippines in the three-day data management workshop, “Protecting children’s rights through efficient data management” sponsored by Terre des…