[Announcement] Job Opportunities with PCICC

Job Opportunity with PCICC FOR IMMEDIATE HIRING The Philippine Coalition for the International Criminal Court located in Quezon City is seeking a Communications and Development Officer. Description of responsibilities: 1. Provides management support and leadership 2. Undertakes the development and delivery of overall communications strategy and implementation, including supervision of communications work of other staff…

[Statement] Face challenges to International Humanitarian Law with greater hope and courage -PCICC

Face challenges to International Humanitarian Law with greater hope and courage The Philippines marks International Humanitarian Law Day, August 12, this year with greater hope and courage. We mark this day with our achievements in creating a favorable policy environment for the promotion of the international humanitarian law (IHL). The most significant of which is…

[Blog] Stop the blame game…. the race is on: Are efforts made by the Philippines at resolving impasse with China over Scarborough Shoal futile and ambiguous? by Anna Rosario Dejarlo Malindog

Perspectives… Stop the blame game…. the race is on: Are efforts made by the Philippines at resolving impasse with China over Scarborough Shoal futile and ambiguous? “I again saw under the sun that race is not to the swift, and the battle is not to the warriors” ECCLESIASTES 9:11 Since time immemorial, inter-state conflicts, wars…

[Press Release] The Philippines becomes the 117th State Party to the Rome Statute – CICC

“Global Civil Society Coalition Welcomes the Philippines as the 117th State Party to the International Criminal Court: Manila Continues Southeast Asia’s Push towards Ending Impunity,” Coalition for the International Criminal Court Press Release, 30 August 2011, http://www.coalitionfortheicc.org/documents/CICC_Press_Release_Philippines_Ratification_3008111__2_.pdf “Manila/New York-The Coalition for the International Criminal Court, a global network of some 2,500 non-governmental and civil society…

[Press Release] ICC would only exercise jurisdiction over a crime when a country has become a states party – PCICC

The Philippine Coalition for the International Criminal Court stresses that the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court that passed the second reading of the Senate yesterday is a “forward looking treaty that would only exercise jurisdiction over a crime when a country has become a states party.” PCICC national coordinator, Rebecca E. Lozada, said…

[Statement] Uphold the rule of law and justice, ratify the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court

On the occasion of the Sponsorship Speech and plenary debates on the Senate concurrence with the ratification of the Rome Statute UPHOLD THE RULE OF LAW AND JUSTICE, RATIFY THE ROME STATUTE OF THE INTERNATIONAL CRIMINAL COURT The Philippine Coalition for the International Criminal Court is anticipating great advances in the country’s contributions to international…

[Event] Celebrate International Justice Day on 17 July – CICC

Dear all, The Coalition for the International Criminal Court is preparing to celebrate International Justice Day on 17 July in honor of the thirteenth anniversary of the adoption of the Rome Statute – the founding treaty of the International Criminal Court (ICC). On this date 13 years ago, with the overwhelming support of 120 nations,…

[Press Release] Asian Civil Society Calls for Stronger Support for the ICC: Follow Lead of the Philippines and Malaysia towards Greater Accountability for Serious Crimes – CICC

Dear all, On 11-12 April 2011, CICC member organizations from 11 countries within the Asia region met in The Philippines for a two-day meeting to discuss strategies to strengthen national and regional campaigns for the ratification and implementation of the Rome Statute – the founding treaty of the International Criminal Court (ICC). Participants adopted a…