“Liwanag Sa Dilim” finalist for the 3rd HR Pinduteros Choice for HR VIDEO

Vote for the video Liwanag Sa Dilim (by Rivermaya) feat the Bilibid Dancing Inmates by Baliklaya for the 3rd HR Pinduteros Choice for HR VIDEO. Watch video @ https://hronlineph.com/2012/12/04/featured-video-liwanag-sa-dilim-by-rivermaya-feat-the-bilibid-dancing-inmates-by-baliklaya/ “Two men look out the same prison bars; one sees mud and the other stars.” (Frederick Langbridge) The human spirit never loses its brilliance no matter what…

[Off the shelf] Human Face, a Journalist’s encounter and awakening by Ma. Ceres P. Doyo

From INQUIRER BOOKS and ANVIL PUBLISHING Size: 6”x 9” Pages: 336 Bookstore price: P795 Available at National Bookstores, Powerbooks, BestSellers and Anvil, tel. 5709993,www.anvilpublishing.com Philippine Daily Inquirer, Chino Roces Ave., Makati City, Metro Manila, Tel. 8978808 local 352 eBook soon available on the Inquirer Digital Newsstand: http://www.inquirer.net/store MA. CERES P. DOYO, a journalist for more…

[Press Release] Anti-APECO Marchers celebrate gains from 370-km protest walk in March Declaration, urge swift fulfillment of President and Cabinet’s promises -Task Force Anti-APECO

Lakad Katarungan, Lakad Matuwid na Daan Anti-APECO Marchers celebrate gains from 370-km protest walk in March Declaration, urge swift fulfillment of President and Cabinet’s promises “Sa Matuwid na Daan, pangako’y di tinatalikuran.” 26 days after departing by foot from Casiguran, the 120 marchers protesting the implementation of the Aurora Pacific Economic Zone (APECO) are finally…

[Photo blog] Lest We Forget by AKP

Lest We Forget by AKP As we commemorate the 26th anniversary of the People Power Revolution that ousted a dictator, let us take time to remember the victims that made February 25, 1986 a date to be remembered. The Martial Law years will forever remain to be a dark patch in Philippine history. The people…

[Job Announcement] HRBA2J-Asia-looking for an Assistant Facilitator

ANNOUNCEMENT The Asian Consortium on Human Rights-Based Access to Justice (HRBA2J-Asia) is looking for an Assistant Facilitator with the following qualifications: 1.      Preferably with experience in human rights and development work. 2.      At least a college graduate of the social sciences, law, and related courses. 3.      With very good speaking and writing skills in English…

[Event/Announcement] KASAMA 2011: The search for innovative Philippine human rights initiatives

Karapatan sa Malikhaing Paraan (KaSaMa) is inviting eligible Civil Society Organizations to submit innovative Philippine human rights project proposals for grants/funding by international partners. KaSaMa is a funding initiative by international partners to support innovative human rights projects, which would respond to a wide range of human rights issues and themes such as civil, politicial,…

[In the news] 300 colleges, universities hiking tuition this year | ABS-CBN News | Latest Philippine Headlines, Breaking News, Video, Analysis, Features

300 colleges, universities hiking tuition this year | ABS-CBN News | Latest Philippine Headlines, Breaking News, Video, Analysis, Features. Kaka-graduate lang ng high school ni Mary sa Ramon Magsaysay High School. Excited na raw sana siyang magkolehiyo pero hindi ito matutupad ngayon. Hindi kasi kayang bayaran ng kanyang pamilya ang mataas na matrikula. “Hindi ko…