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HRW: Continued abuses undermine Marcos Jr’s human rights rhetoric

“The government’s refusal to allow the ICC to investigate is a glaring contradiction to its professed human rights commitments,” Conde said

A 13-year fight for justice in Philippine activist’s murder

Ortega was a passionate defender of Palawan's environment, home to beautiful beaches, stunning coral reefs, and biodiverse forests

Philippine groups hit terror case vs. human rights activists

The group called on the CHR to investigate what it claimed was the use of legal mechanisms to intimidate environmental defenders

The real purpose of Israel’s occupation of Palestine

The declared hope of most nations and of Palestine is for an end to hostilities, peace-making, and a two-state solution.

Caritas Philippines seeks papal blessing and urges government action for political...

Calls for action amid rising tensions and reported human rights violations against political prisoners in Negros Island

SPOTLIGHT: Raising a glass to tradition

Connecting today's youth to Indigenous wisdoms through the art of rice winemaking

Caritas Philippines decries ‘abduction’ of ecology ministry members in Pangasinan

Attacks against environmental defenders “who selflessly dedicate their lives to protecting our environment is a flagrant assault on us all”.

Ancestral Lands | More than mere dollar bills

Protecting Indigenous identity, rights and existence. Check, check, check.

Ecumenical youth group decries arrest warrants against 2 environmental defenders 

The warrants, dated February 2, 2024, are in connection with charges of oral defamation filed by the Department of Justice in December 2023

Groups praise SC’s protective writs to 2 environmental activists 

The Supreme Court said that the activists had established that there were violations or threats to their “life, liberty, and security.” 

Rohingya refugees face worsening conditions in Cox’s Bazar amidst global silence”

Rohingyas, an ethnic minority group predominantly Muslim, faced a genocide in 2017 that forced over 740,000 to flee to Bangladesh

Philippine media groups hail Khan’s visit to detained journalist

Cumpio was editor of the Eastern Vista news website when she was arrested in 2020 and charged with illegal possession of firearms

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