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PH rule of law ranking under Duterte continues to plummet

Mar 13, 2020 - 9:25 PM

At No. 91 in 2020, the Philippines' ranking in the Rule of Law index is on a steady decline since 2016, making its average annual percentage drop one of the 5 worst in the world

Crackdown on media, NGOs linked to low global corruption index scores

Feb 22, 2018 - 4:00 AM

Transparency International says, 'Given current crackdowns on both civil society and the media worldwide, we need to do more to protect those who speak up'

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Feb 01, 2018 - 12:38 PM

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PH ranking in global rule of law index sinks under Duterte

Jan 31, 2018 - 6:00 PM

The Philippines drops 18 slots to rank 88th out of 113 countries in the newly released World Justice Project Rule of Law Index

Case delay worst barrier to justice in key PH cities

Jun 06, 2015 - 9:00 AM

The 2015 Rule of Law Index places civil and criminal justice in the Philippines as the worst aspects of the rule of law in the country

Rule of law report pinpoints room for progress in Asia

Nov 28, 2012 - 2:25 PM

East Asia scores well when it comes to keeping a lid on crime but it still has work to do on other key factors that constitute the rule of law; PH low on protection of fundamental rights