[Press Release] Groups strengthen opposition against OGPI FTAA renewal in Bishops-LGU-Community dialogue in Nueva Vizcaya -ATM

Bayombong, Nueva Vizcaya – Provincial Governor Carlos Padilla, local communities, indigenous people, and church organizations sustained strong opposition on the Financial and Technical Assistance Agreement (FTAA) renewal of Oceanagold Philippines Inc (OGPI) in a dialogue held today at Saint Mary’s University. The Bishops-LGU-Community dialogue activity was co-hosted by Bishop Jose Elmer Mangalinao of the Diocese…

[Press Release] Rights groups call for immediate release of reformed and qualified PDL unjustly affected by the GCTA mess

Weeks before the National Correctional Consciousness Week (NACOCOW), human rights groups gather together and liken to the game-show “Laban o Bawi?,” President Rodrigo Duterte’s order to recall the release of Persons Deprived of their Liberties (PDL) because of the Good Conduct Time Allowance (GCTA) mess. In a forum entitled “Laya o Bawi?” on October 11,…

Finalists for 9th HR Pinduteros Choice Awards for HR Network’s Posts

Finalists for 9th HR Pinduteros Choice Awards for HR Network’s Posts [Statement] On the arrest of environmental women activists in Manila -ATM [Statement] Enacted Rice Tariffication Law Will Not Resolve Food Security -PNFSP [Press Release] On the Violent Dispersal of Workers’ Strike of Champion Detergent Maker: ‘Hold the Company Accountable,’ DOLE Urged -CTUHR [Press Release]…

[Event] PINDUTAN NANAMAN! -9th Human Rights Pinduteros Choice Awards

“Human Rights Pinduteros Choice Awards season” nanaman! Sa ika-9 na taon, muling paparangalan at kikilalanin ang mga “online activities” ng mga “human rights defenders”, maging indibidwal o grupo man. Sa layuning makatulong upang itambol ang paparating na taunang paggunita ng “Human Rights week” sa Disyembre. Dalawang buwan, mula ngayong Oktubre, ay gaganapin ang “Online polling”…

[Statement] Ngayong Teachers’ Day, hindi discount ang kailangan ng mga guro kundi dignidad! -TDC

Mula Setyembre 5 hanggang Oktubre 5 bawat taon ay ipinagdiriwang ng ating bansa ang National Teachers’ Month, samantala deklarado naman bilang World Teachers’ Day ang Oktubre 5. Panahon ito ng pagkilala at papuri sa mga guro. Panahon ng pagbibigay ng bulaklak, mabubuting talumpati at paulit-ulit na pagbigkas ng mga gasgas nang linyang “Pagtuturo ang Pinakamarangal…