[Announcement] The Philippine Human Rights Information Center (PhilRights), a non-governmental organization, is in need of a *Research Associate*

The Philippine Human Rights Information Center (PhilRights), a non-governmental organization, is in need of a *Research Associate*. *Qualifications* a) Must be a graduate of any social science or arts and letters degree or equivalent years of experience in human rights or development work; b) Has very good communication skills especially writing and editing abilities; c)…

[Tula] Tagsibol nang siya’y isinilang… ni Armando Paragat

Tagsibol nang siya’y isinilang, ngunit ni dampi ng Diyosa’ng namumukadkad, o ‘di kaya’y malanghap ang kanyang halimuyak ipinagkait, ng berdugong mandaragit, halang at kasuklam-suklam. Tagpunla ng siya’y namulat, ngunit bago pa man mahawakan ang karit, ani’y di naisaboy sa hangin, o ‘di kaya’y matikman ang biyayang butil kinitil ng lupit ng sugong ganid https://www.facebook.com/armando.paragat?hc_location=stream Note:…

“March 8, 2013 International Women’s Day” finalist for the 3rd HR Pinduteros Choice for HR VIDEO

Vote for the video “March 8, 2013 International Women’s Day” by ClydieCandy for the 3rd HR Pinduteros Choice for HR VIDEO. Watch video @ https://hronlineph.com/2013/03/09/featured-video-march-8-2013-international-womens-day-by-clydiecandy/ A feminist flashmob organized by World March of Women-Philippines, participated by Women Human Rights Defenders from different NGOs in the Philippines. About World March of Women-Philippines “We march to the streets,…

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…

3rd Human Rights Pinduteros Choice Awards

3RD HR PINDUTEROS CHOICE AWARDS Theme: Internet Freedom… our rights, our choice, our freedom. For the third time, Human Rights Online Philippines or HRonlinePH.com will give recognition to human rights defenders’ efforts to promote, assert and defend human rights by maximizing online platforms. This year the event will celebrate the assertion for freedom of expression…

[Press Release] EU urged to pass law ensuring HR compliance of European firms’ supply chain -CTUHR

EU urged to pass law ensuring HR compliance of European firms’ supply chain NGOs say new legislation can aid in ending “natural resource trade fueling conflict” A group of 58 non-government organizations from different parts of the world urged the European Commission to pass a “strong and effective” legislation that will “prevent European businesses [from]…

[People] Supporting the good, honest NGOs by Fr. Shay Cullen

Supporting the good, honest NGOs by Fr. Shay Cullen These days the good name of non-government organizations (NGOs), church charities and people’s organizations in the Philippines have been dragged into the mud and disrepute by the corrupt acts of politicians who used fake NGOs and charities and even government agencies to launder stolen public funds…

[Statement] Fund People’s Protection against Poverty and Inequality -KAMP

Fund People’s Protection against Poverty and Inequality President Benigno Aquino III’s pronouncement scrapping the Priority Development Assistance Fund (PDAF) could have been an affirmation of government’s subservience to people’s sovereignty, but the president chose to hoodwink the people and cheat on his own “matuwid na daan”. He announced the abolition of the annual Php25 billion…

[Statement] Hindi Magwawakas sa Basurahan! Dapat Mapakinabangan! Kailangang Maparusahan! -LMK

Hindi Magwawakas sa Basurahan! Dapat Mapakinabangan! Kailangang Maparusahan! Mula sa simpleng hamon na post sa social media hanggang sa nabuong mga hinagpis ng mga mamamayan hanggang sa isang pagkilos laban sa pork barrel at buong sistematikong pagnanakaw, pangangamkam, pangungurakot sa loob ng pamahalaan na kinasangkutan ng mga Senador, Kongresista, mga Ahensya hanggang sa Ehekutibong sangay…

[Press Release] CTUHR joins calls to abolish pork

CTUHR joins calls to abolish pork Labor NGO, Center for Trade Union and Human Rights, joins the heightening calls to abolish the pork barrel or the Priority Development Assistance Fund (PDAF) saying it is the “only solution” to the systemic corruption in government as exposed in the recent 10-billion-peso scam involving 28 legislators and the…

[Petition] The Office of the Ombudsman: Conduct an impartial investigation of the grave misuse of the PDAF by Former Senior Government Officials (Philippines)

Pinepetisyon si Honorable Conchita Carpio Morales The Office of the Ombudsman: Conduct an impartial investigation of the grave misuse of the PDAF Petisyon ng Former Senior Government Officials (Philippines) On 24 March 2005, a hired assassin gunned down journalist Marlene Garcia-Esperat while she was having dinner with her family at home in Tacurong City. In…