All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Philippines’

  • Analysis on Duterte and the Philippine situation

    by Prof. Jose Maria Sison Chief Political Consultant National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP)   During his electoral campaign and soon after assuming the Government of the Republic of the Philippines (GRP) presidency, Rodrigo R. Duterte described himself as a socialist wishing seriously to …

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  • Philippine UPR Watch assails government report at UN: “Misleading and does not reflect realities on the ground”

    This was the gist of a statement issued by the Philippine UPR Watch in reaction to a report submitted by the Duterte administration for the third cycle of the United Nations’ Universal Periodic Review of Human Rights in the Philippines scheduled for May 8 in …

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  • EU Parliament members support call to Stop Killings

    Brussels, Belgium— The Philippine UPR Watch delegation met with members of the European Parliament (MEPs) in an effort to share the human rights situation of the Philippines and  enjoin their  support for the Filipino people’s aspirations for just and lasting peace. Francesco Giorji, attending on …

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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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