APWLD and its members strongly calls on the Philippine judiciary to immediately dismiss all trumped up charges against Lubi, political organisers, and human rights defenders in the Philippines

Dear friends, We are forwarding you this solidarity statement from Misun Woo, Regional Coordinator of the Asia Pacific Forum on Women, Law and Development (APWLD) denouncing the bogus attempted murder charge against Karapatan National Chairperson Elisa “Tita” Lubi,...

Open letter to Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra from the CIVICUS World Alliance for Citizen Participation calling on Philippine authorities to dismiss the malicious and fabricated charges against Karapatan human rights workers.

Dear friends, We are forwarding this open letter addressed to Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra from the CIVICUS World Alliance for Citizen Participation calling on Philippine authorities to dismiss the malicious and fabricated charges against Karapatan human rights...

URGENT APPEAL The Observatory for the Protection of Human Rights Defenders, a partnership of the World Organisation Against Torture (OMCT) and FIDH, requests your urgent intervention in the following situation in the Philippines.

Dear friends, We are forwarding this urgent appeal from the Observatory for the Protection of Human Rights Defenders expressing grave concern over the judicial harassment against Karapatan National Chairperson Elisa “Tita” Lubi and Karapatan – Southern Mindanao...