[Statement] A Grave Abuse of Authority -PAHRA

A Grave Abuse of Authority The Philippine Alliance of Human Rights Advocates (PAHRA) is gravely alarmed by the recent announcement of PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte appointing former Masiu, Lanao del Sur mayor Nasser Pangandaman Jr. as a new member of the Human Rights Victims’ Claim’s Board (HRVCB) without apparent vacancy of post and at this time…

[Statement] PH must take full responsibility on the possible consequences of the risky Dengue Vaccine -MAG

PH must take full responsibility on the possible consequences of the risky Dengue Vaccine The Medical Action Group, a human rights organization of health professionals advocating for the right to health of all, is seriously concerned over the controversy surrounding the suspended P3.5-billion dengue immunization program after the pharmaceutical manufacturer of Dengvaxia revealed the clinical…

[Featured site] MAP IT! Report technology-related violence against women – Take Back The Tech/FMA

MAP IT! Report technology-related violence against women – Take Back The Tech About Since 2005 APC been working to strengthen the capacity of women’s rights activists and organisations to use technology tools in their work to end violence against women and to respond to the growing incidence of technology-related violence against women . In 2006,…

[Event] Human Rights Walk 2017

Tara, sama muli tayo sa Human Rights Walk. Ito ang ikalawang HR Walk na nasimulan noong December 10, 2016. Kita-kits sa CHR, December 10, 2017, 6 am, at sumama sa paglalakad para sa karapatang pantao. pls contact Gorio Bituin All submissions are republished and redistributed in the same way that it was originally published online…

[Event] Our Rights, Our Freedom Always -IBP

Our Rights, Our Freedom Always Join Integrated Bar of the Philippines (IBP), Commission on Human Rights (CHR), Philippine Association of Law Schools, and the law, legal education, and international community in “Our Rights, Our Freedom Always,” a commemoration of Human Rights Day 2017 and the launch of the 70th Year Anniversary of the Signing of…

[Statement] iDEFEND launches 10 days of Global Action in Defense of the Right to Life, protest against killings and Duterte’s Dictatorship

iDEFEND launches 10 days of Global Action in Defense of the Right to Life, protest against killings and Duterte’s Dictatorship STATEMENT ON THE FORMAL LAUNCH OF THE GLOBAL DAYS OF ACTION IN DEFENSE OF THE RIGHT TO LIFE. December 1-10, 2017 Today iDEFEND launches 10 days of Global Action in Defense of the Right to…

[Press Release] 300 Youth Leaders Converged for a New Revolution Amidst Calls for a Revolutionary Government -ACTIVE Vista

300 Youth Leaders Converged for a New Revolution Amidst Calls for a Revolutionary Government On the 154th anniversary of the birth of the great revolutionary leader, Andres Bonifacio, 300 youth leaders gathered to pledge to continue his unfinished revolution. Dubbed as the Heroes Hub: Youth Empowerment Summit, the activity aims to empower the youth towards…

[Press Release] TDC hails Andres Bonifacio, asks DEPED to strengthen Philippine History High School

TDC hails Andres Bonifacio, asks DEPED to strengthen Philippine History High School TODAY, as the country commemorates the birth of Andres Bonifacio, the Philippines’ foremost revolutionary hero, the Teachers’ Dignity Coalition (TDC) again made an appeal to the Department of Education (DepEd) to include the teaching of Philippine History in high school curriculum starting school…

[From the web] Philippine Authorities Disclose Drug Suspect’s HIV Status Privacy Breach Highlights Discrimination Against People with HIV -HRW

Philippine Authorities Disclose Drug Suspect’s HIV Status Privacy Breach Highlights Discrimination Against People with HIV By Carlos H. Conde Researcher, Asia Division @condeHRW Following the arrest of 11 men in a Manila business district hotel room on Tuesday on suspicion of using illegal drugs, Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) officers unlawfully disclosed that one of…

[Press Release] Assert Sovereignty, Resist Tyranny Says KILUSAN and Workers for People’s Liberation

On 154th Birth Anniversary of Andres Bonifacio: Assert Sovereignty, Resist Tyranny Says KILUSAN and Workers for People’s Liberation Reliving the fervor of Bonifacio’s struggle towards sovereignty, members of Kilusan para sa Pambansang Demokrasya (KILUSAN) along with Workers for People’s Liberation (WPL-MAKABAYAN), Pagkakaisa ng Kababaihan para sa Kalayaan (KAISA KA) and transport group Samahan ng mga…