Tag: human rights

Du30 mentions ‘green’ policies in second SONA

In second address to nation, Duterte urges government agencies to act on food production crises in climate change-affected areas, and enaction of National Land Use Act.

/ July 25, 2017

Duterte’s first year rated by ‘green’ groups

MANILA, Philippines – President Rodrigo R. Duterte’s administration received yesterday an overall failing mark for its first-year performance on “environment and social justice” from a 40-member coalition. The Green Thumb Coalition, in a press conference, explained that the Duterte’s words...

/ July 4, 2017

Duterte on criminals, before and after winning

The President vowed to have a tough stance against criminality in the country. Almost a year on, where does he stand now?

/ May 3, 2017

Filipino women’s life as told by numbers

Data reveals extensive continued discrimination, harassment of Filipino women

/ April 9, 2017

RealTalks with Real People: Dr. Nancy Kimuell-Gabriel

The coordinator of the UP Diliman Gender Office recognizes the gains made for women at present—but says there's much more to be done.

/ March 18, 2017

RealTalks with Real People: Geri Cerillo

In this video, Ms. Geri Cerillo of KARAPATAN told us about her work and the need for women to come together to stand up for their rights and liberties.

/ March 11, 2017