[Statement] BMP condemns arrest of QC protestors

The Bukluran ng Manggagawang Pilipino condemns the arrest and dispersal of urban poor residents of Sitio San Roque, who were holding a noise barrage near their community along EDSA this morning. The residents were seeking for food and assistance from the government. In this time of crisis, food and state assistance are just and legitimate…

[Joint Statement] ASEAN urged to heed UN Sec-Gen call for ceasefire, ensure human rights amid COVID19

Southeast Asian states should heed the call for a global ceasefire, ensure conflict sensitivity and human rights in responding to COVID19 crisis We the undersigned civil society organisations and individuals, strongly urge the Member-States of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) to heed the call of the UN Secretary-General António Guterres for immediate global…

Watch now! iDEFEND LIVE STREAMING – KKB sa gitna ng #COVID

KKB sa gitna ng #COVID… Kanya-Kanyang Balak 0 KASAHANG KOMUNIDAD AT BAYANIHAN DATE: April 1, Wednesday , 4:00 PM Makipagtalakayan sa iDEFEND LIVE STREAM sa YOUTUBE Kasama sina: Ka Rene Magtubo, Partido Mangagawa (PM), Konsehal, Marikina Fr. Flavie Villanueva, Kalinga Center Ms. Jean Enriquez, CATW-AP Rose Trajano/Egay Cabalitan (Moderators/Livestream administrators) Manuod ng LIVESTREAM, Iclick ang…

[In the news] After bleach thrown at personnel’s face, Sultan Kudarat hospital condemns discrimination -RAPPLER.com

The St. Louis Hospital utility worker was passing by the public market when he was attacked by 5 individuals St. Louis Hospital in Tacurong City, Sultan Kudarat condemned the harassment experienced by one of its utility workers on Friday, March 27. (Editor’s note: We previously identified the hospital personnel as a nurse. We apologize for…

[Video] Online Gender-based Violence in the Philippines -FMA

To report cases of online gender-based violence in the Philippines, go to ph.tbtt.apc.org or visit the page of Take Back the Tech Philippines (https://www.facebook.com/takebackthet…). Visit the following FMA sites to know more about gender and ICT in the Philippines: FMA Website: https://www.fma.ph FMA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/fmaph Women’s Rights Online Philippines: https://www.facebook.com/WomensRights… Video created using Canva. Submit…

[Statement] More Filipinos are turning to social media to vent their frustrations about the government’s response to stop the spread of COVID-19 -HRonlinePH

The Human Rights Online Philippines share the concern of a public school teacher in General Santos City, as she expressed her frustrations on Facebook over the local government’s measures that many people are going hungry amid a lockdown in said city. https://www.rappler.com/nation/256157-teacher-son-arrested-without-warrant-general-santos-city-facebook-post-coronavirus Juliet Espinosa, a 55-year-old public school teacher was arrested by police in General…