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ICHRP calls for continued ICC investigation of Duterte’s crimes against humanity“>ICHRP calls for continued ICC investigation of Duterte’s crimes against humanity
ICHRP calls for continued ICC investigation of Duterte’s crimes against humanity in the wake of Marcos government’s attempts to shield perpetrators by refusing to rejoin   Press ReleaseAugust 3, 2022Refusal …
People’s State-of-the-Nation street rally
Marcos State-of-the-Nation Address is Music for Foreign Investors, Bad News for Majority of Filipinos Press ReleaseJuly 26, 2022 The Filipino people have spelt out the real suffering state of the …
ICHRP calls for social justice to all the marginalized and oppressed
NTF-ELCAC Too Lazy and Bloodthirsty for Peace Talks Statement July 24, 2022   The International Coalition for Human Rights in the Philippines (ICHRP) is not surprised that the NTF-ELCAC is …
Lumad Volunteer Teacher Arrested
Lumad Volunteer Teacher Arrested in Tandag CityUrgent AlertJuly 20, 2022 The International Coalition for Human Rights in the Philippines (ICHRP) denounces the arrest of Gary S. Campos, a volunteer teacher of …
Toronto faith community taking action on Human Rights
Toronto faith community gathers to discuss human rights in the Philippines, taking action “The time to act is now”: human rights advocates, churchgoers Press releaseJuly 18, 2022 On Sunday, July …
Philippine elections fraudulent, presidential inauguration illegitimate: Canadian observers
The International Coalition for Human Rights in the Philippines (ICHRP) completed its independent monitoring and assessment of the Philippine elections that took place on May 9, 2022. Two ICHRP members …
Ferdinand Marcos II sworn in as president of the Philippines
Reuters Daily Briefing 30 June 2022 The son and namesake of late dictator Ferdinand Marcos was sworn in as president of the Philippines, completing a stunning comeback for one of Asia's most …
SEC order to shut down Rappler, attacks on independent media lay groundwork for digital martial law
Karapatan: SEC order to shut down Rappler, attacks on independent medialay groundwork for digital martial law KARAPATAN Press Statement 29 June 2022 Following President Rodrigo Duterte’s recent admission that he …
Nobel laureate Maria Ressa vows to fight Philippines order shutting Rappler site
Rebecca Ratcliffe South-east Asia correspondent, The Guardian, Wed 29 Jun 2022 04.37 BST ‘Kill’ order to revoke news website’s certificates of incorporation made in final days of Rodrigo Duterte’s rule The …
STAND WITH THE PEOPLE OF BULALACAO, MANKAYAN!
Cordillera Peoples AlliancePublic Information CommissionSTAND WITH THE PEOPLE OF BULALACAO, MANKAYAN!Barangay officials and elders of Bulalacao, Mankayan, Benguet led the setting up of a barricade to block the drilling activities …
IPMSDL strongly condemns the censorship by the Philippine’s Duterte government against over 20 independent media and people’s organizations websites.
Keep Filipino Indigenous Peoples Online. Stop the Attacks on Free Expression. The International Indigenous People’s Movement for Self Determination and Liberation (IPMSDL) strongly condemns the censorship by the Philippine’s Duterte …
NUJP Statement on suppression of news sites
[Statement] Coverage is not terrorism, journalism is not a crime Jun 22, 2022 | Statement | 0 comments The National Union of Journalists of the Philippines denounces the arbitrary inclusion of Bulatlat, Pinoy Weekly …
Rights group calls for release of environmental defender in Quezon province
Rights group calls for release of environmental defender in Quezon province Karapatan Press Release -https://groups.google.com/g/karapatan-updates/c/L2y24ytj0IM?pli=1 15 June 2022 Rights group Karapatan condemned the arrest of Daisy Macapanpan lastweek, and called …
Lessons from the Philippine Elections
Subject:Lessons from the Philippine ElectionsDate:Thu, 26 May 2022 13:00:13 +0800From:Romeo Jara <romeo.jara@ipmsdl.org> Weeks after the May 2022 Presidential Elections in the Philippines, activists, people-led political parties, communities, and people’s organizations have gathered lessons …
The Guardian view on the Marcos family’s return
The Guardian view on the Marcos family’s return: bad news for the Philippines Editorial The late dictator’s son didn’t have to rig the polls as his father did. But his …
Reuters Analysis
Analysis: Marcos as Philippine president a boon for China, awkward for U.S. By Tom Allard Supporters of presidential candidate Ferdinand "Bongbong" Marcos Jr. gesture and celebrate as partial results of the …
Fall and rise: Marcos family back in power in the Philippines
By Karen Lema  and Tom Allard Supporters of presidential candidate Ferdinand "Bongbong" Marcos Jr. gather to celebrate as partial results of the 2022 national elections show him with a wide lead over …
Mothers of disappeared UP students, human rights activist file complaints vs SMNI for Palparan interview
Mothers of disappeared UP students, human rights activist filecomplaints vs SMNI for Palparan interview KARAPATAN Press Release -https://groups.google.com/g/karapatan-updates/c/Ai63ELV9J1U 4 May 2022 In an administrative complaint filed today before the NationalTelecommunications …
Massacres Continue in the Philippines: The New Bataan Five
Massacres Continue in the PhilippinesDownload
38th Peoples’ Cordillera Day Central Statement
On the occasion of the 38th Peoples’ Cordillera Day, we remain steadfast in our struggles for land and life. We stand triumphant amid all the attacks inflicted by the fascist …