[Appeal] Statement of Appeal to Conduct Investigation on the recent massacre in Kabacan, North Cotabato the twin blast bombing in the town of Jolo, Sulu and also the spate killings in the IP communities -ALTAHR

Statement of Appeal to Conduct Investigation on the recent massacre in Kabacan, North Cotabato the twin blast bombing in the town of Jolo, Sulu and also the spate killings in the IP communities. STOP THE KILLINGS! DEFEND HUMAN LIVES! DEFEND PEOPLES’ RIGHTS! DEFEND HUMAN RIGHTS! The Alliance of Tri-people for the Advancement of Human Rights…

[Statement] RHRC on the recent skirmishes in the provinces of Maguindanao and North Cotabato

RHRC Official Statement on the recent skirmishes in the provinces of Maguindanao and North Cotabato January 28, 2014 “RHRC calls for the observance of International Humanitarian law and Human Rights in law enforcement operations in Maguindanao and North Cotabato” On January 26, 2014 , fighting erupted in some municipalities in the provinces of Maguindanao and North…

[In the news] 2nd nat’l conference on Indigenous Knowledge held in NorthCot -MindaNews

MindaNews » 2nd nat’l conference on Indigenous Knowledge held in NorthCot. 2nd nat’l conference on Indigenous Knowledge held in NorthCot By Mindanews February 22, 2012 MIDSAYAP, North Cotabato (MindaNews/21 February) – The three-day 2nd National Conference on Indigenous Knowledge opened today (Feb. 21) at the Southern Christian College (SCC) in Midsayap, North Cotabato. The national…

[In the news] Rape accomplice learns what’s reclusion perpetua the hard way -INQUIRER.net

Rape accomplice learns what’s reclusion perpetua the hard way By Miko Morelos, Philippine Daily Inquirer February 7, 2012 MANILA, Philippines—“What does reclusion perpetua mean?” Erica Bianca Enanoria asked. Her smirking jail guard, leafing through the documents of her case, put it simply for her: “That’s life imprisonment.” Enanoria was thus led out of the courtroom…

[In the news] DSWD-12 to create more livelihood opportunities for ‘poorest of the poor’ – MindaNews

MindaNews » DSWD-12 to create more livelihood opportunities for ‘poorest of the poor’. By Allen V. Estabillo February 2, 2012  GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews/1 Feb) – The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) in Region 12 or the Soccsksargen Region plans to create more livelihood opportunities this year for beneficiaries of the national government’s…

[Statement] When will the killings stop? – CBCP-NASSA

The Church has offered once again another precious life in its service to God’s people and the poor. The CBCP-National Secretariat for Social Action, Justice and Peace expresses deep anguish and condemnation over the horrific murder of Fr. Fausto Tentorio.  He was shot eight times by an assassin as he was getting into his pick-up…