HUMAN RIGHTS in the Platforms of Presidential Candidates

By |May 6th, 2010|

1. Ang Kapatiran (JC de los Reyes) Provisions Expressly Linked to Human Rights Elements of Civil and Political Rights Elements [...]

FULL OF SOUND AND FURY: Human Rights and the 2010 Presidential Candidates

By |May 5th, 2010|

Elections themselves are human rights events: first, because they give voice to the political will of the people involved; and secondly, because, to be truly free and fair consistent with international standards, they must be conducted in an atmosphere which is respectful of basic human rights. - Human rights and elections: A handbook on the legal, technical and human rights aspects of elections


By |May 5th, 2010|

To gauge how human rights issues figure in the 2010 elections, PhilRights looked into the platforms and sampled some public appearances of the presidential candidates.