[Press Release] Hundreds of cyclists demand passage and implementation of human rights laws -AIPh

Hundreds of cyclists demand passage and implementation of human rights laws   More than a thousand participants of the Amnesty International Philippines’ Bike for Rights PadyaKarapatan 2013 cycled through 7 cities of Metro Manila reminding the Aquino administration and the 16th Congress of their obligation to enact and implement legislation necessary for protecting human rights…

[Event] 1st PHBS Health Bloggers Meet -PHBS

1st PHBS Health Bloggers Meet December 14, 2013 Time7:00am until 6:00pm Trimona Healthy Dining, 112 Anonas Ext., Sikatuna Village, Quezon City The Philippine Health Bloggers Society (PHBS) in cooperation with HealthActivist.ph and @IYCPilipinas present the PHBS Health Bloggers Meet this coming December 14, 2013 (Saturday) in Quezon City featuring speakers Ana Santos, Grace Nicolas, and…

[Press Release] Rights groups hold nationwide candle lighting for Yolanda Victims on International Human Rights Day -TFDP

Rights groups hold nationwide candle lighting for Yolanda Victims on International Human Rights Day Call on government to prioritize the rights of victims and stop politicking In commemoration of the International Human Rights Day of 2013, human rights groups held nationwide solidarity candle lighting in several parts of the country, for victims of typhoon Yolanda…

[Event] 1st PHBS Health Bloggers Meet -healthactivist.ph

1st PHBS Health Bloggers Meet Saturday, December 14, 2013 Time7:00am until 6:00pm Trimona Healthy Dining, 112 Anonas Ext., Sikatuna Village, Quezon City The Philippine Health Bloggers Society (PHBS) in cooperation with HealthActivist.ph and @IYCPilipinas present the PHBS Health Bloggers Meet this coming December 14, 2013 (Saturday) in Quezon City featuring speakers Ana Santos, Grace Nicolas,…

[Statement] PERSONALAN NA! Isang daang araw na ang nagdaan, pangatawanan ang tuwid na daan, panagutin lahat ng kawatan! -#ScrapPorkNetwork

PERSONALAN NA! Isang daang araw na ang nagdaan, pangatawanan ang tuwid na daan, panagutin lahat ng kawatan! A CALL TO UNITY ON DECEMBER 6, 2013 Source: scrapporknetwork.com A year of unprecedented natural and man-made disasters, a display of unparalleled corruption are what most Filipinos will remember of the year 2013. On the one hand, reports…

[Event] 3rd HR Pinduteros’ Awards on December 2, 2013, 7:00PM, at KALAYAAN BISTRO GRILL, #106 Kalayaan Road, Diliman, Quezon City

Dear fellow human rights defender, Greetings from the Human Rights Online Philippines! “Internet Freedom… Our right, Our choice, Our voice.” For the third time, the Human Rights Online Philippines or HRonlinePH.com https://hronlineph.com/ will give recognition to human rights defenders who, individually or with others, work to promote and defend human rights by using the online…

[Event] launching of the Philippine Parallel Report for the U.N. Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

To our esteemed colleagues, supporters and co-advocates ~ We are pleased to invite you to the launching of the Philippine Parallel Report for the U.N. Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities. *December 3, 2013* *9am -12 noon* *Association of Generals and Flag Officers (AGFO) Club, Camp Emilio Aguinaldo, Quezon City.* Pls confirm attendance by Friday,…

[Event] Bayanihan Republic, a fundraising festival

What: Bayanihan Republic, a fundraising festival When: November 30, 7:00AM to 10:00PM Where: Quezon City Memorial Circle The days after Typhoon Yolanda have proven that there is so much that can be done by a nation that moves as one. This is the inspiration behind Bayanihan Republic, a fundraising festival that calls on everyone to…

[Urgent Action] Harassment Against Resident-Farmers and Aeta IP Group in Porac Pampanga -TFDP

Urgent Action November 20, 2013 (PHILIPPINES) Harassment Against Resident-Farmers and Aeta IP Group in Porac Pampanga Issues: Harassment, Threat and Intimidation; Forced Eviction; Damaged to Property; Denied of Means of Subsistence Dear friends, The Task Force Detainees of the Philippines (TFDP) is forwarding to you an appeal regarding the harassment and intimidation against resident-farmers of…

[Event] Bike for Rights 2013 -AI Ph

Join Amnesty International Philippines’ Bike for Rights 2013 #BFR2013 #padyakarapatan2013 15 December 2013, run starts at 6:00am at the Quezon City memorial Circle Registration Fee: P300.00 – Jersey AND snacks (limited supply and available on a ‘first come, first served’ basis) P 50.00 – Snacks ONLY *certificates and raffle prizes await cyclists who will finish…

[Statement] Humanrights group assails judge for soldier’s acquittal in couple’s slay in TagumCity -TFDP

Humanrights group assails judge for soldier’s acquittal in couple’s slay in TagumCity The Task Force Detainees of the Philippines (TFDP) assailed the judge for the military’s acquittal over the slaying of the couple Bacar and Carmen Japalali during a military operation headed by Sgt. Serafin Jerry Napoles last September 8, 2004 in Barangay Bincungan, Tagum City. In…

[In the news] After hacking spree, Anonymous Philippines takes anti-pork protest offline -InterAksyon.com

After hacking spree, Anonymous Philippines takes anti-pork protest offline By Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, InterAksyon.com November 5, 2013 MANILA, Philippines — After hacking government websites over the weekend in protest of the pork barrel system, members of the hackers’ collective Anonymous Philippines took their protest offline on Tuesday with a rally near the House of Representatives in…

[Statement] Mga guro hindi pa rin bayad ng COMELEC -TDC

Mga guro hindi pa rin bayad ng COMELEC Higit isang linggo matapos ang halalang pambarangay, marami pa ring mga guro na nagsilbing board of election tellers (BET) ang hindi pa rin nakatatanggap ng kanilang honorarium. Gayundin ang mga nagtrabaho bilang barangay board of canvassers (BBOC), support staff at mga supervising officials. Mga guro ang umuupo…

[Event] National Conference on Peoples Energy -PMCJ

National Conference on Peoples Energy November 4-6, 2013, Balay Kalinaw Hall, University of the Philippines – Diliman, Quezon City Convened by Philippine Movement for Climate Justice (PMCJ) In cooperation with Freedom from Debt Coalition (FDC) The Philippine Movement for Climate Justice (PMCJ) is a national coalition of 103 national and local organizations, national networks, peoples…