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Remembering on International Human Rights Day

On International Human Rights Day we remember that enforced disappearance is the most cruel among all human rights violations

Kin of ‘desaparecidos’ decry gov’t ‘apathy’

There are about 1,900 victims of enforced disappearance since the administration of Ferdinand Marcos Sr. in the 1970s

No bodies, no graves, only lighted candles

’On the feast of All Souls’ Day, though I light a candle in our veranda and offer a prayer for him, I also prepare my son’s favorite dish’

Faith-based, rights groups hail court order for state forces to surface...

“The order is a step forward in finding the missing activists,” said Aglipayan priest Dionito Cabillas of the Isaiah Ministry

Photos: Remembering the ‘Desaparecidos’

Families and friends of missing victims of enforced disappearances in the Philippines renew calls to surface 1,900 “desaparecidos”

Rights groups call on Marcos to order state forces to surface...

Karapatan said it is "seriously concerned" that the missing activists will suffer "similar violations" experienced by activist Elena Tijamo

Not only a legal triumph

The triumph in the Karen and Sherlyn case is not simply a legal triumph, but a spark that brings hope to the families of the missing

Living the reality of contradictions

Contradictions in the world should not deprive us of the truth that our human rights is universal, inviolable, and inalienable

Families of ‘desaparecidos’ remember missing activist

The abduction of Jonas Burgos in 2007 has become one of the most prominent cases of enforced disappearances in the country

Spiritual presence of ‘desaparecidos’ during the pandemic

Families of victims of enforced disappearances remember their loved ones amid the uncertainty of the situation

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