From ‘squatters’ into ‘informal settlers’

There is nothing new about the issue of “squatting”. It has been a phenomenon in Metro Manila for more than 50 years now. Squatting became a stark phenomenon in Manila after More...

Ukraine: Rebels Subject Civilians to Forced Labor

Rebels in eastern Ukraine need to stop forcing people into labor brigades and stop exposing them to dangers of the front lines. Both are serious violations of the laws of war. Hugh More...

US: Tobacco Growers Act to Protect Child Workers

“The Council for Burley Tobacco has taken a principled stance to protect the youngest workers from hazards in tobacco farming. The council and its members should build on More...

Children’s Rights – A Short Video-Primer

Diverse thoughts on children’s rights are presented in this short video produced by PhilRights in connection with a larger project that looked into the situation of the More...

Leadership Change at Children’s Rights

Marcia Robinson Lowry will leave Children’s Rights on August 15, 2014, and will begin working as an independent counsel on M.D. v. Perry, the ongoing class action in Texas, More...

Children’s Rights – A Short Video-Primer

Diverse thoughts on children’s rights are presented in this short video produced by PhilRights in connection with More...

Karapatan at Kapansanan: Isang sulyap sa larawan ng kapansanan

Isang sulyap sa larawan ng kapansanan Sa daigdig: higit na sa 1 bilyon (o 15% ng sangkatauhan) ang kasalukuyang More...

HUMAN RIGHTS FORUM October 2011

KALUNOS-LUNOS Ito ang kalagayan ng mga Katutubo dito sa Pilipinas, ayon sa ulat ng United Nations...

HUMAN RIGHTS FORUM June 2011

IT'S RAINING COINS: A QUICK LOOK AT THE 4PS...

Ang Sentensyang Kamatayan (Death Penalty) sa Pilipinas

Ang parusang bitay ay kailanman hindi nagsilbi sa kapakanan ng hustisya; bagkus, ito’y ginamit upang kitlin...

The Declaration of Cyber-Martial Law: Examining the Provisions of the Cybercrime Prevention Act from a Human Rights Perspective

Atty. Karen Pimentel Simbulan The interest of society and the maintenance of good government demand a full More...

Bahrain: Rehabilitate Torture Victims

Bahrain should provide victims of torture with physical and psychological rehabilitation, Human Rights Watch and other human rights groups said today,..

Kuwait: Telecom Law Violates Free Speech

Tweet Widget Facebook Like Email Kuwait’s new telecommunications law gives the government sweeping powers to block content, deny access to the..

Environment and HR Trial 2 Post

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Environment and HR Trial post

Sed ut perspiciatis unde omnis iste natus error sit voluptatem accusantium doloremque laudantium, totam rem aperiam, eaque ipsa quae ab illo..

US: Action to Help End LGBT Workplace Discrimination

President Obama’s executive order barring workplace discrimination by federal contractors on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity will protect..

HUMAN RIGHTS FORUM October 2011

KALUNOS-LUNOS Ito ang kalagayan ng mga Katutubo dito sa Pilipinas, ayon sa ulat ng United Nations Development Program (UNDP). Ayon sa..

UNDER THE SHARP LENS

This two-part publication discusses the important role of M&D in the promotion and protection of human rights (Book I) and reports..

Darfur: UN Should End Silence on Rights Abuses

The United Nations Security Council should direct the African Union/United Nations peacekeeping mission in Darfur (UNAMID) to improve human rights monitoring..

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