[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…

[Statement] Appeal for Urgent Solidarity Action for the Adamson University Faculty and Employees Association -BMP

Appeal for Urgent Solidarity Action for the Adamson University Faculty and Employees Association The Adamson University Faculty and Employees Association (AUFEA) held a strike vote last December 11 with the following results: Yes – 291, No – 83, Stray – 14. The grounds of the strike is “gross unfair labor practice” and “union busting” as…

[Video] Kilala nyo ba si Nitoy? -TFDP

Friends help us appeal for the release of Nitoy Itaas. Paano ka makakatulong? Help us by: 1. TALK ABOUT NITOY TO 2 OF YOUR FRIENDS 2. SIGN AND SHARE PETITION: sign this petition at change.org and ask 2 of your friends to sign too. 3. LIKE AND SHARE: Visit and like #IpakilalaSiNitoyKayPNoy!” FB page You can…

[Solidarity] Open Letter by 47 Asian NGOs to Prime Minister Hun Sen of Cambodia – Forum Asia

7 January 2014 Open Letter by 47 Asian NGOs to Prime Minister Hun Sen: Stop Violent Crackdown of Protests, Release All Detained Protestors Your Excellency, The Asian Forum for Human Rights and Development (FORUM-ASIA), together with its 47 member organisations from 16 countries across Asia, writes to you to register our strongest protest against the…

[Appeal] AICHR must take a stand against enforced/involuntary disappearances in the region -SAPA TFAHR

26 April 2013 H.E. Pehin Dato Dr. Awang Hj. Ahmad bin Hj. Jumat Chairperson ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights (AICHR) Jalan Subok, Bandar Seri Begawan Brunei Darussalam BD 2710 Tel: (673) 226 1177, 226 1291-5 Fax: (673) 226 1709, 2904 Email: aseanbru@mfa.gov.bn, bruneirep.aichr@gmail.com Your Excellency, Re: AICHR must take a stand against enforced/involuntary disappearances…

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[Urgent Appeal] Reprisals on another illegally dismissed workers four years after their reinstatement to work -AHRC

ASIAN HUMAN RIGHTS COMMISSION – URGENT APPEALS PROGRAMME Urgent Appeal Update: AHRC-UAU-012-2013 5 April 2013 [RE: AHRC-UAC-173-2008: PHILIPPINES: The complicity of the Labour Department in unlawful acts deprives sexually abused workers from creating a union] ——————————————————————— PHILIPPINES: Reprisals on another illegally dismissed workers four years after their reinstatement to work ISSUES: Freedom of association; freedom…

[Press Release] On Christmas Eve, Farmers’ appeal to government: Defend us from landowners’ harassment -SARA

On Christmas Eve, Farmers’ appeal to government: Defend us from landowners’ harassment Sumalo, Bataan: A farmer from Barangay Sumalo, Hermosa, Bataan may spend Christmas inside the prison for harvesting three (3) pieces of coconut in the land that he has been occupying and tilling for the past thirty (30) years. Jose Laysa, a forty-seven year…

[Appeal] Closed trial of three pro-democracy bloggers -THE OBSERVATORY

JOINT OPEN LETTER – THE OBSERVATORY Attn : Heads of Missions Embassies of Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, the Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Mexico, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern…

[Appeal] Letter to PNoy: Juvenile Justice Law must be effectively implemented, and the further recommendation that minimum age of criminal responsibility should not be lowered

His Excellency Benigno Simeon Aquino III President, Republic of the Philippines Malacanang Palace JP Laurel Street , San Miguel, Manila 1005 Philippines Dear His Excellency President Aquino, We, the Children’s Legal Rights and Development Center (CLRDC), an NGO that monitors, documents, investigates and provides direct services to cases of violence against children, with special focus…

[Urgent Appeals] Fabricated murder cases on a labour lawyer and other activists dismissed -AHRC

ASIAN HUMAN RIGHTS COMMISSION – URGENT APPEALS PROGRAMME Urgent Appeal Update: AHRC-UAU-012-2012 27 March 2012 [RE: AHRC-UAU-003-2009: PHILIPPINES: Human rights and political activists exonerated from murder cases face another questionable charge] ——————————————————————— PHILIPPINES: Fabricated murder cases on a labour lawyer and other activists dismissed ISSUES: Human rights defenders; administration of justice; fabrication of charges ———————————————————————…

[Urgent Appeal] PHILIPPINES: Police arbitrarily detained protesting farmers and filed legally incoherent charges against them- AHRC

ASIAN HUMAN RIGHTS COMMISSION – URGENT APPEALS PROGRAMME Urgent Appeal Update: AHRC-UAU-034-2011 28 June 2011 [Re: AHRC-UAC-071-2010: PHILIPPINES: Police arbitrarily detained protesting farmers and filed legally incoherent charges against them] Dear friends, Despite of our appeal, the Office of the Ombudsman also exonerated the policemen, who were responsible in filing a charge for “serious resistance…