Iboto ang iyong #HRPinduterosChoice para sa HR BLOGSITE

Iboto ang iyong #HRPinduterosChoice para sa HR BLOGSITE. Ang botohan ay magsisimula ngayon hanggang sa 11:59PM ng Nov 15, 2013. IKAW PARA KANINO KA PIPINDOT? Simple lang bumoto: • i-LIKE ang thumbnail/s ng iyong mga ibinoboto, i-share at ikampanya. • Bisitahin ang LINK ng poll sa HRonlinePH.com (links sa bawat thumbnail) at pindutin ang button…

[Resources] Protection Manual for Human Rights Defenders -HRD-P

Protection Manual for Human Rights Defenders by Human Rights Defenders- Pilipinas Introduction The universality of human rights does not guarantee that it is indeed respected, protected, and fulfilled. On the other hand, cases of human rights violations persist, in the Philippines and all over the world. Hence, there is a need to raise people’s awareness…

[Featured image] #FREEOURDEFENDERS! Free all political prisoners! -TFDP

#FREEOURDEFENDERS! Free all political prisoners! Government keeps denying the existence of political prisoners. We need to assert the truth! Join us in a call to #FREEOURDEFENDERS! Free all political prisoners! In previous statement, PNoy’s spokesperson Lacierda declared that ‘We have no political prisoners.’ Then the Department of Justice (DOJ) failed to deliver Government’s commitment to…

[Urgent Appeal] Arbitrary arrest of Mr. Adilur Rahman Khan, Secretary of Odhikar and a member of OMCT General Assembly

Bangladesh: Arbitrary arrest of Mr. Adilur Rahman Khan, Secretary of Odhikar and a member of OMCT General Assembly BGD 001 / 0813 / OBS 074 Arbitrary arrest Bangladesh August 10, 2013 The Observatory for the Protection of Human Rights Defenders, a joint programme of the World Organisation Against Torture (OMCT) and the International Federation for…

[In the news] Activist youth leader bares alleged military surveillance, harassment -InterAksyon.com

Activist youth leader bares alleged military surveillance, harassment InterAksyon.com May 4, 2013 MANILA, Philippines — The chairman of the activist youth group Anakbayan has raised the alarm over what he said were “several incidents of suspected military surveillance and harassment against me.” In a blog entry in the Philippine Online Chronicles, Vencer Crisostomo said he…

[Statement] Protect the right to defend human rights! Freedom and Justice for Women Human Rights Defenders! -TFDP

Protect the right to defend human rights! Freedom and Justice for Women Human Rights Defenders! Even with the existence of laws supposedly protecting women from violence, there are still women including those working with human rights and peoples’ issues who are subjected to killings, enforced disappearance, torture, illegal arrests and detention and other human rights…

[Statement] Solidarity for Human Rights Activist Andy Hall! -MFA

Solidarity for Human Rights Activist Andy Hall! Withdraw all Lawsuits and Ensure Independent Investigation on the Conditions of Workers in Natural Fruit! The Migrant Forum in Asia (MFA) is in solidarity with partner British human rights activist Andy Hall as he faces a criminal defamation lawsuit filed by Natural Fruit, a pineapple processing factory, in…

[Statement] Statement of Temogen “Cocoy” Tulawie on the first anniversary of his arrest and incarceration as a human rights defender

STATEMENT OF TEMOGEN “COCOY” TULAWIE ON THE FIRST ANNIVERSARY OF HIS ARREST AND INCARCERATION AS A HUMAN RIGHTS DEFENDER Dear Friends, Comrades, Supporters and Fellow Human Rights Defenders, Assalamu Alaikum Wa Rahmatullahi Wa Barakatuh! Exactly one year ago, January 14, 2012 just at the stroke of midnight, I was with my two sons, Eeman, (17…

[Press Release] Philippine Human Rights Defender in Danger: Human Rights Group asks German Parliamentarians to speak up for the safety of Cocoy Tulawie -AMP

Philippine Human Rights Defender in Danger: Human Rights Group asks German Parliamentarians to speak up for the safety of Cocoy Tulawie Cologne, 10.01.2013 – The German-based Action Network Human Rights –Philippines (AMP) commemorates the first anniversary of the arrest of Human Rights Defender Cocoy Tulawie by asking President Aquino and German Parliamentarians to spare no…

[Featured Blog] WE ARE NATURE by Rodne Calicha

WE ARE NATURE as Rodne Calicha describes it, is a blogsite focused on the vital role and responsibility of human beings in maintaining the balance within the natural world. The crux of all the blog entries is the undeniable fact that persons are not separate environment itself. hence, the title – we are nature. lalem!…

[Statement] Urgently Adopt all Necessary Measures to Guarantee Life, Integrity, and Safety of HRDs -HRD Pilipinas

Urgently Adopt all Necessary Measures to Guarantee Life, Integrity, and Safety of HRDs On the occasion of the International Human Rights day on December 10, 2012, the Human Rights Defenders–Pilipinas (HRDP) salutes all working women and men in reclaiming the dignity of persons and those who continuously strive towards the achievement of all human rights…

[Press Release] Alarm over attacks on human rights defenders in a climate of pervasive impunity -The Observatory

PHILIPPINES: Alarm over attacks on human rights defenders in a climate of pervasive impunity Preliminary findings of a fact-finding mission on the conditions and vulnerabilities of human rights defenders Geneva-Paris, November 23, 2012. An international fact-finding mission of the Observatory for the Protection of Human Rights Defenders, a joint programme of the World Organisation Against…

[Urgent Appeal] A human rights defender was denied due process and charged in court, notwithstanding procedural and substantive lapses in the investigation -TFDP

THE CASE OF MR. TEMOGEN “COCOY” TULAWIE, A COURAGEOUS HUMAN RIGHTS DEFENDER FROM JOLO, SULU Task Force Detainees of the Philippines (TFDP), writes to inform you about the updated information regarding the case of Mr. Temogen Sahipa Tulawie, a human rights defender belonging to a Tausug tribe from Jolo, Sulu. On September 19-21,2012 was the…