[Event] Red-Baiting Forum 2013 -IPON

Red-Baiting Forum 2013 As a follow-up to our 2012 Red-Baiting Conference we cordially invite you to our Red-Baiting Forum 2013 (on October 4th at UP Balay Kalinaw, Quezon City) Based on the talks and results of the two previous forums, objective of the Red-Baiting Forum 2013 is to bring together Philippine state actors, international actors…

[From the web] PNP sued by peasant activists -hrdefenders.wordpress.com

PNP sued by peasant activists hrdefenders.wordpress.com Not just the chief, but practically the entire police force in Carmen, Cebu, was sued by peasant activists yesterday (12 August 2013) afternoon “for fabricating evidence, perjury and other corrupt practices that state security forces employ habitually against political dissenters.” Hauled before the Office of the Ombudsman were station…

[Statement] Statement of support for the immediate passage of Alternative Minerals Management Bill (AMMB)- HRDP-Murciellagos Bay chapter

STATEMENT OF SUPPORT FOR THE IMMEDIATE PASSAGE OF ALTERNATIVE MINERALS MANAGEMENT BILL (AMMB) August 10, 2013 We the officers and members of Human Rights Defenders-Pilipinas, Murciellagos Bay chapter (Dapitan City, Sibutad and Rizal, Zamboanga del Norte; Sapang Dalaga and Baliangao, Misamis Occidental) express full support for the enactment of House Bill 984 entitled AN ACT…

[From the web] Pol Prisoner Holds Hunger Strike for Fr.Romano and All Victims of Rights Abuse – hrdefenders.wordpress.com

Pol Prisoner Holds Hunger Strike for Fr.Romano and All Victims of Rights Abuse by yoyong, hrdefenders.wordpress.com July 15, 2013 A political prisoner in Cebu marked the 28th year commemoration of the abduction and disappearance of Redemptorist priest Rudy Romano on July 11, 2013 with a hunger strike until the Presidential State-of-the-Nation Address on July 22,…

[Blog] On Candidates Criminally Hugging Trees by Rodne Galicha

On Candidates Criminally Hugging Trees by Rodne Galicha On candidates wanted to be elected as public servants, I once asked this question: How many of our leaders now are willing to stand up selflessly for the general welfare, for a healthful and balanced ecology? Once elected and sworn into office, these ‘chosen’ people, depending on…

[Event] Kalbaryo ng Kawalang Katarungan, Ang Pitong Wika: Paninilay at Panalangin ng mga Iwinala -FIND

A lenten activity of FIND this Holy Wednesday. Kalbaryo ng Kawalang Katarungan, Ang Pitong Wika: Paninilay at Panalangin ng mga Iwinala. Human Rights Online Philippines does not hold copyright over these materials. Author/s and original source/s of information are retained including the URL contained within the tagline and byline of the articles, news information, photos…

[Statement] Walang demolisyon hangga’t walang maayos na relokasyon, ayon sa mga maralita sa mga estero’t tabing-ilog

Walang demolisyon hangga’t walang maayos na relokasyon, ayon sa mga maralita sa mga estero’t tabing-ilog Mga maralita mula sa mga estero, tabing-ilog at ilalim ng tulay, o yaong tinatawag na “waterways” ang may banta ng demolisyon. Ayon kay DILG Usec Francisco Fernandez (Agence France-Presse, Enero 12, 2013), may tinatayang 105,000 pamilyang iskwater na naninirahan sa…

[Featured Site] C2C -Children Talk to Children

Children Talk to Children About the UN CRC is a project that monitors the implementation of children’s rights in the Philippines. The Children Talk to Children (C2C) About the UN CRC Project, a joint initiative of four child-led organizations that are based in Caloocan, Cavite and Pasay aims to strengthen the meaningful participation of greater…