[Event] Sa mundo ng mga dapat – Bantayog Initiative

sa mundo ng mga dapat by Bantayog Initiative April 27, 2019 at 8 PM Z Compound (33A Malingap, Teacher’s Village east, 1101 Quezon City) https://www.facebook.com/events/452755722136856/453767408702354/?notif_t=admin_plan_mall_activity&notif_id=1555322691528027 Support #KarapatDapat na Agenda campaign! Click the poster to know more. Submit your contribution online through HRonlinePH@gmail.com Include your full name, e-mail address and contact number. All submissions are republished…

[in the news] Missionaries ignore threats as they aid poor Filipinos Rural Missionaries of the Philippines say they will ‘rise to the challenge’ and not be deterred -UCAN news

A starving child crawling to an empty pot in the middle of a temporary shelter while its mother looks on helplessly is a scene that Muy (not his real name) constantly encounters in his work. Scenes like this prompted the young nurse from the northern part of the country to work as a lay missionary…

[Press Release] Teachers reiterate calls to stop RPMS and liberate them from clerical tasks -TDC

As school break starts, the Teachers’ Dignity Coalition (TDC) again call on the DepEd leadership to consider junking the results-based performance management system (RPMS) and revert to the simplified performance appraisal system for teachers (PAST) which has been in use for several decades until the introduction of RPMS in 2012. “We are supposed to be…

[From the web] ‘Explain your wealth, don’t lose your cool,’ PCIJ tells Duterte – Asia Pacific Report

The Philippine Center for Investigative Journalism has responded to what it called President Rodrigo Duterte’s “broadsides” aimed at PCIJ’s recent reports on the Duterte family’s wealth, saying there was no reason for the President to “lose his cool”. “The PCIJ report was built on the Dutertes’ own declarations in their SALNs (Statements of Assets, Liabilities,…

[In the news] US senators file resolution condemning ‘ongoing human rights abuses’ in the Philippines -PhilStar.com

Five United States senators introduced a bipartisan resolution highlighting human rights concerns in the Philippines and urging the Duterte administration to respect freedom of expression. US Sens. Edward Markey (D-Mass.), Marco Rubio (R-Fla.), Richard Durbin (D-Ill.), Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn.) and Chris Coons (D-Del.) this week filed the six-page resolution, which specifically raised the cases of…

[Video] Human Rights in Two Minutes (Filipino) -AIph

Human Rights in Two Minutes (Filipino) Watch this video for a clear, fun and simple explanation of what human rights are. This video was translated from its original French version produced by the Amnesty International Swiss Section, supported by the Commission on Human Rights. Support #KarapatDapat na Agenda campaign! Click the poster to know more.…