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Slain rights defenders, ‘drug war’ victims honored in symbolic activity

As of November 2021, Karapatan has documented 424 victims of extrajudicial killings

Rights group calls for resumption of ICC probe into Philippines’ ’crimes...

The ICC Office of the Prosecutor temporarily suspended its investigative activities in the Philippines on November 18

Philippine Congress urged to call off moves to revive death penalty

The Commission on Human Rights has earlier also urged Congress to scrap all pending proposals seeking the reimposition of death penalty

Rights group calls for immediate release of arrested child rights advocate

Rights group said the arrest was “an attack on women and children’s rights advocates”

Christian students group joins calls for release of abducted peasant organizer

“We pray for nothing but the swift and safe return of [Steve Abua] and accountability against those responsible for his disappearance”

Rights group hits ‘no vax, no subsidy’ proposal as infringement on...

The group said the proposals “do more harm than good,” adding that “disincentives” are punitive and discriminatory“

Rights group challenges candidates for 2022 elections to lay down platforms

Candidates are urged to present “a clear-cut and comprehensive program" that will include plans to address the pandemic

Rights groups press for ‘overdue accountability’ on Philippine ‘drug war’ killings

UN rights chief Michelle Bachelet called on the Philippines to make public the findings of its inter-agency panel that reviewed the 'drug war'

Global civil society alliance appeals for probe into Philippine rights situation

CIVICUS noted that one year on from the adoption of a resolution at the UNHRC, “serious civic freedoms violations continue to occur"

Rights group holds demonstration ahead of President Duterte’s last SONA

Karapatan claims that the government's counterinsurgency campaign resulted in 409 victims since 2016

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