Author Archives: KATH M. CORTEZ

5 months ago

Impunity directed anew at leaders of Left

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Impunity directed anew at leaders of Left

Progressive organizations have criticized anew the resurrecting of old and highly-believed to be trumped-up charges against the high-profile activist leaders Liza Maza, Satur Ocampo, Rafael Mariano, and Teddy Casiño.

5 months ago

Detained Church workers freed on bail

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Detained Church workers freed on bail

Detained church workers and rights activists were released ​on bail after ​their ​arrest on the evening of July 4​ in General Santos City ​while holding an organizational consultation on peasant and ​tribal issues​.

6 months ago

NCIP insists on rejecting elected IP Man Rep

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NCIP insists on rejecting elected IP Man Rep

The National Commission on Indigenous People (NCIP) has firmly stood to its decision not to issue a Certificate of Affirmation for Cherry Ann Ortiz-Codilla as the city’s next Indigenous Peoples Mandatory Representative (IPMR).

6 months ago

3 sisterhood pacts inked

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3 sisterhood pacts inked

The City Council here successfully signed sisterhood agreements with three major local government units in the country to strengthen partnership and cooperation.