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The Philippine Alliance of Human Rights Advocates and In Defense of Human Rights and Dignity Movement call on lawmakers to consider rights-based governance as they draw up what a post-lockdown Philippines will look like
Karapatan secretary-general Cristina Palabay says human rights 'must continuously be asserted, defended and fought for’
One of the recommendations of Teachers' Dignity Coalition is to ensure that all schools have registered guidance counselors with higher salaries
To our government officials: focus on figuring out solutions now. The electorate chose you and put you where you are today because we held on to your promises of change, deliverance, and reprieve.
The proposed bills will help students 'find balance between their academic development and personal growth' and spend time with their families, says the education department
Human rights groups say the response of the Philippine government is a 'poor display of diplomacy'
'Our demand for salary increase is based not only on economics. Salaries manifest the value of a given profession and their role in society,' says Teachers' Dignity Coalition national chairperson Benjo Basas
India's sexual assault survivors come together in public in New Delhi for the first time to demand justice
The Teachers' Dignity Coalition camps outside the DepEd head office and calls for changes in the monitoring systems and paperwork
Human Rights Watch urges the Philippine government to 'stop depicting itself as the victim'
'The ICC’s action is a rebuke of the Philippine government’s campaign of denial and distraction seemingly designed to deflect growing evidence of extrajudicial executions,' says Human Rights Watch
(UPDATED) 'Dapat din nating bigyang-diin ang diwa ng pagdiriwang na ito, dahil sa mga nakababahalang balita tungkol sa malawakang paglabag sa karapatang pantao, lalo na sa mga nasa laylayan ng lipunan,' says the Vice President
In Defense of Human Rights and Dignity Movement (iDEFEND) says the involvement of IBP with its current 60,000-membership now 'sends forth a ripple of hope in this troubling and violent crimes besetting our country'
The DepEd says GSIS and Pag-IBIG Fund loan payments deducted from teachers' salaries this month would be returned to their bank accounts
Education Secretary Leonor Briones says they are examining emergency measures 'to assuage the situation' of teachers affected by the recent loan deductions
Education Secretary Leonor Briones says public school teachers' loans are now at P300 billion: 'Are you going to suffer the pain now and look for solutions or continue the same practice until your loans will accumulate?'
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The Teachers Dignity Coalition reminds public school administrators teachers are not waterproof that their safety amid storms and floods should be considered
Even during normal times nursing mothers babies pregnant women must have the best of care Senator Juan Edgardo Angara says
Organizations now plan to simplify and bring human rights closer to the ground and everyday life
President Rodrigo Duterte paints human rights defenders as an obstacle to the change he promised according to iDEFEND s Ellecer Carlos
BenCab Jose Tence Ruiz and Julie Lluch join other artists poets photographers and journalists in HUDYAT sa FEU – a show of solidarity for human dignity amid the spate of killings
The provision of dignity kits is part of the DSWD s efforts to provide immediate assistance to more than 13 000 families affected by torrential rains in the Visayas and Mindanao
The Teacher s Dignity Coalition s call comes after a teacher in Malabon City died due to cardiac arrest on December 22 leaving a huge unsettled bill
Victims of murder rape and torture under successive dictatorships will testify on live television as Tunisia tries to deal with decades of abuse
Victims of murder rape and torture under successive dictatorships before Tunisia s 2011 uprising will be heard this week as the country tries to come to terms with decades of abuse
The dignity kit contains women s personal care items such as toiletries undergarments sanitary napkins and a malong
The United Nations Population Fund stresses the need for a more gender based approach to disaster response given that women and children are at the greatest risk during emergencies
US based mobile app developer Phunware s list of top tier customers includes CBS Interactive NBC Sports Dignity Health GameStop Mandarin Oriental and WWE
2015 Ramon Magsaysay awardee Anshu Gupta runs Goonj a non governmental organization that sees clothing not just as a basic need but as a sustainable development resource for the poor
Brittany Maynard a 29 year old brain cancer sufferer reveals a video of her making a suicide threat Now viral that video is seen by millions of web users
Filipino Canadian model now hosts new travel show about the Philippines
The aim is to bring dignity back among policemen and enhance public perception of the office and the police
Deputy presidential spokesperson Abaigail Valte says some schools have yet to submit their performance reports to the Department of Education
All Together in Dignity ATD transforms a graveyard into a learning space for children