Blog posts

Wed, 12/12/2018

The bill aims to institutionalize and enforce state obligations to provide protection to human rights defenders and to establish legal remedies for violations of the rights of the human rights defenders.

Wed, 28/11/2018

One Billion Rising is a global campaign to raise awareness and to demand a stop to violence against women, LGBT, and children.

Wed, 17/10/2018

The continuing imposition of martial law in the Philippine island of Mindanao has heightened political persecution of organizations critical of President Duterte's rule.

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.