[Tula] Hustisya sa mga desaparesidos -ni Greg Bituin Jr.

wala kaming puntod na titirikan ng kandila hanggang ngayon, sa mahal namin ay nangungulila sila’y aktibistang nagsikilos upang lumaya mula sa pagsasamantala ang bayan at dukha inorganisa ang kababaihan, manggagawa magsasaka, kabataang estudyante, ang madla ang guro, manininda, abugado, mangingisda subalit sila’y dinukot, sinaktan, iwinala hinanap ng pamilya ang kanilang katauhan nagtungo sa mga ospital,…

[Event] Kite-Flying Day (International Week of the Disappeared) -FIND

FIND holds a kite-flying event every year in observance of the International Week of the Disappeared. Each year’s theme connects the issue of enforced disappearance with a significantly relevant and current human rights concern. Join us this year as we call for the protection of human rights defenders, that they may not fall victims to…

[Statement] Bongbong Marcos has no right to deny that inhumane and cruel transgressions were committed during his father’s regime -FIND/AFAD

Bongbong Marcos has no right to deny that inhumane and cruel transgressions were committed during his father’s regime Statement of HR Defenders, families and advocates against enforced disappearance on All Souls’ day Vote for this article for the 5th HR Pinduteros’ Choice Awards… With no tombs or columbaria to visit, the families of the disappeared…

[Statement] Continuing Struggle for Endless Remembering -AFAD

Continuing Struggle for Endless Remembering All Souls’ Day is a time to remember and pay our respects to our dearly departed loved ones by visiting their graves, lighting up candles on their tombs, offering them flowers and prayers and above all, reflecting on their memories. For the families whose loved ones were made to disappear…

[Statement] A meaningful Christmas gift -FIND

A MEANINGFUL CHRISTMAS GIFT The families of victims of enforced or involuntary disappearance welcome Republic Act 10350 or the “Anti-Enforced or Involuntary Disappearance Act of 2012” and consider it as a timely and meaningful Christmas gift to them. We are truly grateful to President Benigno Simeon Aquino III for finally signing the bill into law…

[Statement] Honoring and celebrating the life, struggle and triumph of the desaparecidos and their families -FIND

Honoring and celebrating the life, struggle and triumph of the desaparecidos and their families This time of the year, Filipino families pay tribute to their dearly departed with prayers and lighted candles. The case, however, is different with the families of the disappeared. Families of victims of enforced disappearance have to deal with their missing…

[In the news] Palparan aide denies hand in activists’ abduction | ABS-CBN News | Latest Philippine Headlines, Breaking News, Video, Analysis, Features

Palparan aide denies hand in activists’ abduction | ABS-CBN News | Latest Philippine Headlines, Breaking News, Video, Analysis, Features. MANILA, Philippines – The security aide of retired army Major General Jovito Palparan accused of taking part in the abduction of University of the Philippines (UP) student activists Sherlyn Cadapan and Karen Empeno personally appeared in…