Category Archive for: ‘News reports’

  • World Church leader calls for minute of silence for human rights victims in Philippines

    5 May 2017 Press Release   References: Atty. Ephraim Cortez, Secretary General, National Union of Peoples Lawyers, +639175465798 Jigs Clamor, Deputy Secretary General, Karapatan and co-heads, Philippine UPR Watch delegation, +639997721233   “Sisters and brothers from the Philippines, we are following your work and we …

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  • UPR Watch Philippines delegation arrive in Geneva

    Press Release | May 5, 2017   Contact Info (in Geneva) : Atty. Ephraim Cortez, ‪+639175465798‬ Jigs Clamor, (Viber) ‪+639997721233‬ Email :  phuprwatch@gmail.com   Geneva, Switzerland – Members of the Philippine UPR  Watch delegation arrived in Geneva, Switzerland yesterday, May 4, 2017, to attend the …

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  • Philippine UPR Watch: Climate of impunity getting worse in the Philippines

    Reposted from: http://nccphilippines.org/blog/2017/04/28/philippine-upr-watch-climate-of-impunity-getting-worse-in-ph/ On May 8, 2017, the Philippines will undergo the 3rd Cycle of Universal Periodic Review (UPR) of the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC). The UPR is a mechanism under the UNHRC where member states’ fulfilment of its obligations to international rights …

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  • Reflections on Churches’ witnessing with human rights victims

    By Rev. KYOUNG GYUN HAN Asian Ministries Coordinator Presbyterian Church of Aotearoa New Zealand (PCANZ) At the time I was based in the Union Theological Seminary (UTS) in the Philippines, local villagers including indigenous people who resisted mining operations and militarization have been forcibly displaced …

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  • COMMUNIQUÉ: International Conference for Human Rights and Peace in the Philippines

    Quezon City, Philippines 19 – 21 July 2013 Guided by the theme: “Uphold People’s Rights! Work for Peace! Fight for Justice! Build Solidarity and Resistance with the People of the Philippines and the World!”, 280 representatives of people’s organizations, the academe, faith-based institutions, human rights …

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