[Event] FMA Digital Rights Camp 2019

FMA is currently undertaking a series of capacity-building and awareness-raising activities, including the digital rights camp, to advance human rights in the Philippine digital environment. The Digital Rights Camp aims to enhance local networking, popularise digital rights issues, and expand digital rights campaign and movements by connecting human rights defenders and advocates to empower one…

[Event] Metro Manila leg Internet Governance Symposium -FMA

Metro Manila leg Internet Governance Symposium In October 2017, FMA, DICT and ISOC-PH partnered to conduct the first Philippine Internet Governance Colloquium, which provided a platform for local ICT and human development stakeholders to share best practices on Internet Governance. The said colloquium engaged government, civil society organizations and private sectors in discussions on pertinent…

[Event] Call for registration: Internet Governance Symposium (Luzon leg) -FMA

CALL FOR REGISTRATION INTERNET GOVERNANCE SYMPOSIUM (LUZON Leg) Malolos, Bulacan | December 11, 2018 Registration is FREE. https://docs.google.com/…/1FAIpQLSfmh3uQ0XlQe9MR-9…/viewform ************************ In October 2017, FMA, DICT and ISOC-PH partnered to conduct the first Philippine Internet Governance Colloquium, which provided a platform for local ICT and human development stakeholders to share best practices on Internet Governance. The said…

[Statement] Foundation for Media Alternatives Revisits Comelec Breach of 2016

Foundation for Media Alternatives Revisits Comelec Breach of 2016 With two years already having elapsed since the Philippines’ biggest government data breach grabbed hold of global headlines, non-government organization, Foundation for Media Alternatives (FMA),has released a briefing paper providing a summarized account of the events surrounding the infamous hacking incident.The document proposes some major takeaways…

[Statement] Internet Shutdowns: A Myth of Security and Public Safety -FMA

Internet Shutdowns: A Myth of Security and Public Safety Foundation for Media Alternatives 25 January 2018 The Foundation for Media Alternatives (FMA) expresses grave concern over the decision of Philippine authorities to shut down cell sites during huge festivities. The organization calls for transparency regarding the guidelines used by authorities before resorting to signal jamming.…

[Statement] FMA calls on the public to stand its ground against the creeping crackdown of the free press masked as legitimate regulation of mass media ownership

Foundation for Media Alternatives’ statement on press freedom and free speech The Foundation for Media Alternatives (FMA) condemns all attempts to suppress press freedom in the Philippines. As advocates of human rights and communication rights, FMA believes that freedom of the press and of expression are fundamental to civil liberty and must be upheld especially…

[Campaign] Take Back the Tech! Facebook Frame – FMA

Take Back the Tech! Facebook Frame Facebook @FMA.ph Website: fma.ph From November 25, the Philippines celebrate the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, to December 12, Anti-Human Trafficking Day, the 18 Days of Activism against Gender-based Violence campaign is a time to heighten our action to end violence against women and girls across…

[Press Release] ICT policy advocacy group joins ‘Black Tuesday’ EDSA Protest -FMA

ICT policy advocacy group joins ‘Black Tuesday’ EDSA Protest “Policies governing the cyberspace or in general, information and communications technology (ICT) should always be in the framework of rights,” reiterates Foundation for Media Alternatives, an organization active for pushing for the upholding of human rights in different ICT policy spaces. FMA joins the Filipino people…

[Event] 3rd HR Pinduteros’ Awards on December 2, 2013, 7:00PM, at KALAYAAN BISTRO GRILL, #106 Kalayaan Road, Diliman, Quezon City

Dear fellow human rights defender, Greetings from the Human Rights Online Philippines! “Internet Freedom… Our right, Our choice, Our voice.” For the third time, the Human Rights Online Philippines or HRonlinePH.com https://hronlineph.com/ will give recognition to human rights defenders who, individually or with others, work to promote and defend human rights by using the online…