[Featured site] Nagkakaisang Boses Laban sa RTL

Ang Nagkakaisang Boses Laban sa RTL ay isang espasyo upang talakayin ang isyu ng Rice Tariffication Law sa mga magsasaka at konsyumer ng bigas at palay sa Pilipinas   All submissions are republished and redistributed in the same way that it was originally published online and sent to us. We may edit submission in a…

[Featured site] #RespetoNaman

Vice President Maria Leonor “Leni” Robredo, UN Women, The Embassy of Sweden in Manila, SPARK! Philippines, and Empower are collaborating for #RespetoNaman, a Nationwide Campaign Against Gender-Based Violence. The goal of the project is to spark a sustainable movement across the nation to eliminate all forms of gender-based violence in the Philippines through campaigning for…

[Right-Up] ATANG -ni. R.B. Abiva

Anim na araw nang inaapoy ng lagnat si Bitot. Anim na araw na rin siyang hindi nakakalabas ng kanilang barung-barong na nakatirik sa pasigan ng Estero Dolorosa. Anim na araw na ring aligaga ang kanyang amang si Kulas na kantero sa itinatayong SM gayundin ng ina niyang si Marta na tindera ng sampagita sa Parokya…

[Statement] Threats to development work, threat to people’s right to development -PMPI

Unity Statement We, the undersigned organizations and individuals, are united in our stand against the violation of the people’s right to development thru the continued intimidation, harassment and attacks among human rights and development workers in the Philippines, particularly in the Visayas in general, and in Panay Island in particular. Power dynamics, uneven distribution of…

[Statement] Communities are not Targets: Defend the People -ATM

QUEZON CITY – Alyansa Tigil Mina joins various human rights and advocacy groups in marching to celebrate the International Human Rights Day. They are voicing out their concern on the alarming threats against human rights defenders, caused by the politics of fear perpetuated by the current administration. Global Witness, an international human rights NGO, identified…