Blog posts

Tue, 18/09/2018

The bill’s approval is the result of more than a decade of mobilizations and lobbying efforts of Gabriela.

Mon, 03/09/2018

Despite the staggering statistics, the government has investigated a limited number of cases involving its forces perpetuating thus the climate of impunity as the President continues to egg the police on to kill drug users and peddlers.

Fri, 03/08/2018

This indigenous knowledge, as more climate scientists have affirmed, will play a vital role in climate change assessment and adaptation efforts.

Fri, 03/08/2018

The protest was the biggest so far during the two years of Duterte’s presidency as public satisfaction with Duterte’s administration continues to drop amidst various issues hounding him.

Wed, 11/07/2018

The anti-privatization bill aims to protect the right to health of the Filipinos, especially the poor, by maintaining and upholding the character of government hospitals and by prohibiting any form of privatization.

Mon, 11/06/2018

The People’s Health Movement was at the 71st General Assembly of the WHO in Geneva. As part of it's WHO Watch programme, the team reported about a very interesting discussion on the health situation in occupied Palestinian territories, which demonstrates how the WHO is often abused by major powers as the USA to block necessary health interventions.

Thu, 24/05/2018

In the face of worsening human rights situation in the Philippines and the increasing attacks on human rights defenders, the Kiyo, TWHA, Solidagro consortium partners have been working with progressive legislators for the passage of a bill that will defend the rights of the human rights defenders.