[Appeal] Appeal to Congress (House of Representatives and Senate): DEMAND FOR THE INCLUSION OF IP RIGHTS IN THE BBL -Loyukan

Appeal to Congress (House of Representatives and Senate): DEMAND FOR THE INCLUSION OF IP RIGHTS IN THE BBL The Késéfangguwit Timuay or Timuay Justice and Governance (TJG) is an Indigenous Political Structure (IPS) of the Téduray and Lambangian in the core area of the propose Bangsamoro political entity with a population of not less than…

[Appeal] An Urgent Appeal to President Rodrigo Duterte

An Urgent Appeal to President Rodrigo Duterte Malacanang Palace, 1000 Jose P Laurel Sr, San Miguel, Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines Your Excellency, The Philippines has recognized the importance of human rights when it voted in favor of adopting United Nations’ 1948 Resolution to promote the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. Filipino American human rights advocates…

[Appeal] Urgent call to resolve the recurring violation of the Lumad children’s right to education among Children in Situations with Armed Conflict -NGO Coalition CRC

An open letter to the President of the Philippines HIS EXCELLENCY BENIGNO ‘NOYNOY’ AQUINO III President Republic of the Philippines Malacanang Palace Dear President Aquino, The Civil Society Coalition on the Convention on the Rights of the Child (NGO Coalition CRC) joins the urgent call to resolve the recurring violation of the Lumad children’s right…

[Call for endorsement] Asia Pacific Civil Society’s Demands for the Legally Binding Treaty on Business and Human Rights

Unity Statement Asia Pacific Civil Society’s Demands for the Legally Binding Treaty on Business and Human Rights This statement originates from the Asia Pacific Regional Consultation on the Asia Pacific Regional Consultation on the Legally Binding Treaty on Business and Human Rights, May 1-3, 2015 Chiang Mai, Thailand, co-convened by the International Network for Economic, Social and Cultural…

[Appeal] Civil Society’s Concerns on Commission on Human Rights of the Philippines (CHRP) Must Be Adequately Addressed -ANNI

27 May 2015 President Benigno S. Aquino III Presidential Communications Operations Office 3/F New Executive Building (NEB), Malacañang Compound Email: op@president.gov.ph Dear Mr. President, Re: Civil Society’s Concerns on Commission on Human Rights of the Philippines (CHRP) Must Be Adequately Addressed The Asian NGO Network on National Human Rights Institutions (ANNI) writes to you to…

[Appeal] Enhance the International Legal Framework to Protect Human Rights from Corporate Abuse -Treaty Alliance

Join the movement of hundreds of groups around the world calling for a binding international treaty to address corporate human rights abuses! SIGN THE STATEMENT here http://www.treatymovement.com/sign-on Enhance the International Legal Framework to Protect Human Rights from Corporate Abuse We, the signatories to this joint statement, Welcome the establishment at the 26th Session of the…

[Appeal] Free Apung Tony Tolentino, Protect Human Rights Defenders!

Free Apung Tony Tolentino, Protect Human Rights Defenders! Vote for this campaign for the 5th HR Pinduteros’ Choice Awards… Apung Tony Tolentino, a barangay chairperson of Brgy. Hacienda Dolores, in Porac, Pampanga is accused of crimes. And what crime? He lead the fight with farmers in their right to land against private land developer, he…

[Appeal] Sign on statement Appeal for Solidarity for the release of two (2) Agta women Marites Marquez and Rosario Loreto and against all illegal arrests and detention

Dear All Pagbati sa araw ng kababaihan! We, the undersigned seek for your solidarity for the release of two (2) Agta women Marites Marquez and Rosario Loreto and against all illegal arrests and detention. Join us, register your support by signing this statement by replying to this email, as we renew a more aggressive campaign…

[Appeal] An Open Letter to Pope Francis -Ron De Vera/AFAD

An Open Letter to Pope Francis Vote for this article for the 5th HR Pinduteros’ choice awards… Dear Pope Francis, ¡Bienvenido a las Filipinas! Welcome to the Philippines! By now, I’m sure you’re already flooded with messages poured upon you by my fellow Filipinos. Thus, my voice will be just another amongst the crowd. My…

[Appeal] Resolution Condemning the Brutal Murder of Rolando Pango and Requesting Concerned Government Authorities and Human Rights Organizations to Conduct Immediate Investigations of the incident- PM

Resolution Condemning the Brutal Murder of Rolando Pango and Requesting Concerned Government Authorities and Human Rights Organizations to Conduct Immediate Investigations of the incident The Partido Manggagawa (PM) Negros Chapter through a 3rd Provincial Congress resolution dated November 30, 2014STRONGLY CONDEMNED IN THE STRONGEST TERMS POSSIBLE THE BRUTAL MURDER of  Rolando Pango in Hacienda Garrason,…

[Petition] Tell Philippines’ seafood giant Citra Mina to respect the human rights of their workers!

Tell Philippines’ seafood giant Citra Mina to respect the human rights of their workers! Seafood giant Citra Mina is the Philippines’ second largest exporter of tuna, doing billions of dollars in sales to the European, Asian and North American markets under the Philfresh brand. This hugely profitable Group, however, is violating the human rights of…