Human Rights

MisOr villagers flee homes due to fighting anew

MisOr villagers flee homes due to fighting anew

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Jun 04, 2018

R​ecent fighting between the New People’s Army (NPA) and government troops has once again drove​ civilian​s​ out of their homes in Sitio Kamansi,Barangay Banglay in Lagonglong town,Misamis Oriental,as their village chief was also arrested by anti-narcotics agents for possession of sachets of alleged illegal drugs.

Gabriela condemns arrest of women rights worker in Caraga

Gabriela condemns arrest of women rights worker in Caraga

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Jun 04, 2018

The recent arrest of a women rights worker in Caraga region is another misogynistic move of the administration of President Rodrigo Duterte and the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) with the aim of silencing women who refuse to cower in fear in the face of the continuing imposition of martial law in Mindanao.

Massacre of 8 MILF fighters condemned

Massacre of 8 MILF fighters condemned

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Jun 01, 2018

The KAWAGIB Moro human rights group condemned the “massacre” of eight members of the 105th Base Command of the Bangsamoro Islamic Armed Forces-Moro Islamic Liberation Front (BIAF-MILF) and one civilian by the Matalam Provincial Police and the 7th IB of the Philippine Army in an anti-drug operation in Matalam, North Cotabato.

Marawi’s lament

Marawi’s lament

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May 23, 2018

A year after the City of Marawi was ruined by war, displaced residents continued to lament over their plight.