[Statement] Doctors, Nurses and Midwives Rally Behind RH Provisions

Doctors, Nurses and Midwives Rally Behind RH Provisions 11 December, Manila – In a timely, humane and compassionate manner, 100,000 doctors and nurses, and 167,000 midwives represented by twenty-three (23) health care professional organizations finally showed their in support for the reproductive health bill in a press conference at the Philippine General Hospital today. “We…

[In the news] Rights group urges gov’t to release cancer-stricken political prisoner – Nation – GMA News Online – Latest Philippine News

Rights group urges gov’t to release cancer-stricken political prisoner – Nation – GMA News Online – Latest Philippine News. As the government continues to look into the alleged VIP treatment of homicide convict former Batangas Governor Jose Antonio Leviste, a rights group asked President Benigno Aquino III to release an ailing political detainee. The alleged…

[Press Release] TFDP launches “4 O’clock Habit” in Facebook to appeal for the release of an ailing political prisoner

Amidst the issue of VIP treatment for former Governor Leviste that resulted to the resignation of the New Bilibid Prison Director Ernesto Diokno, rights group Task Force Detainees of the Philippines (TFDP) urged President Aquino to release an ailing prisoner. The group used the social networking site Facebook to solicit support by asking their friends…

[Press Release] Rights Group Urges P-Noy to Immediately Release an Ailing Political Prisoner – www.tfdp.net

A human rights group Task Force Detainees of the Philippines (TFDP) appeals to President Benigno Simeon Aquino III for the immediate release of an ailing 63-year old political prisoner. “We strongly appeal to President Aquino to immediately release Tatay Umbrero on humanitarian grounds for his illness to be promptly and properly addressed,” TFDP said in…

[Urgent Alert] S.O.S. Friends Pls help Send Appeal to P-Noy for the Immediate Release of MARIANO UMBRERO! Political prisoner suffering STAGE 4 CANCER

S.O.S. Friends Pls help Send Appeal to P-Noy for the Immediate Release of MARIANO UMBRERO! Political prisoner suffering STAGE 4 CANCER. Please post this link to http://www.facebook.com/presidentnoy Background Information Case: Diagnosed with Lung Cancer Name of Political Prisoner: Mariano Umbrero Age: 63 Civil Status: Married with children Place of Detention: Building 11, New Bilibid Prison…

[Urgent appeal] Immediate and Unconditional Release of Ailing Political Prisoner – www.tfdp.net

URGENT APPEAL (Philippines): Immediate and Unconditional Release of Ailing Political Prisoner Background Information Case: Diagnosed with Lung Cancer Name of Political Prisoner:   Mariano Umbrero Age:    63 Civil Status:   Married with children Place of Detention:   Building 11, New Bilibid Prison (NBP), Muntinlupa City Prison Number:        N204P-2023 Brief Description of the Situation Mariano…