Monthly Archive for: ‘October, 2017’

  • ‘Talk about political prisoners, too’

    After releasing a powerful joint statement expressing alarm over the human rights situation in the Philippines, a letter came the way of 39 nations encouraging them to call for the freedom of some 430 political prisoners in the country. “I enjoin these States to call …

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  • Revoke PH membership at UN rights council – Philippine UPR Watch

    Press Release | September 30, 2017 Amid the Philippine government’s continued denial of the existence of extrajudicial killings and the culture of impunity in the Philippines before United Nations processes, the Philippine UPR Watch, a delegation of victims of rights violations, ecumenical leaders, and human …

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  • Filipino rights activists meet Belgian parliamentarians after PH UPR session at UN

    Press Release | October 1, 2017 Speaking before the members of the Brussels parliament, human rights organizations under Philippine UPR Watch presented the worsening human rights situation in the Philippines as a result of government’s intensified counter-insurgency operation. The group highlighted the ongoing aerial bombardments …

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International Coalition for Human Rights in the Philippines. The ICHRP is a global network of organizations based outside of the Philippines, committed to campaigning for human rights and Filipino people's rights.