Appeals for Action
Manobo activist victim of enforced disappearance:John Calaba missing, last seen at Consunji Inc.compoundsubmitted on Fri, 06/05/2015 - 13:38
APPEAL FOR IMMEDIATE ACTION
Breastfeeding political prisoner may be separated from baby
(An Update of the Urgent Alert dated July 25, 2014)
Please join us in our call for the immediate release of political prisoner Miradel Torres who is currently at the Taguig City Jail-Female Dorm (TCJ-FD) at Camp Bagong Diwa, Taguig City.
Pull-out the 73rd IBPA from Sarangani Province and stop human rights violations among the Blaan tribesubmitted on Wed, 05/20/2015 - 16:37
On April 26, 2015, at around 9:50 a.m., a man with military haircut wearing light fatigue shirt and short pants was walking back and forth the road, and would tiptoe to look over what was behind the gates of the Karapatan-Southern Mindanao Region office. At the time, those inside the office were Leonora Ricafort and son Jayson; Eduardo E. Regidor and sons Levie, Eduardo Jr. and Jhon Mark; Romnick Talara, wife “Jessa” and son Justin James; Aida Sanduman-Seisa, Primjun ObliandaCabatuan, and Roselyn Tausa (Most of them are victims of human rights violations).They noticed the man because he passed through the road four times. On the 5th time, he stood at the side of the Karapatan office. He looked up to see what was inside the office.
Call for the immediate release of 13 civilians, including a peace consultant of the National Democratic Front of the Philippinessubmitted on Wed, 04/15/2015 - 16:21
Urgent Appeal: Denounce repressive measures of jail authorities against hunger-striking political prisonerssubmitted on Sun, 01/18/2015 - 12:19
All 491 political prisoners in detention centers all over the Philippines are on hunger strike and fast to express their urgent plea for freedom, justice and human rights. The hunger strike also coincides with the visit of Pope Francis to the Philippines, as the political prisoners seek the kind intercession of the Pope for their release.
Victim/s: 378 families with 1,783 individuals
Place of Incident: Lumad (indigenous peoples) communities of Lianga, San Agustin and Tago, Surigao del Sur
Date of Incident: October 27, 2014
September 23, 2014
We call on all peace and human rights advocates--individuals, institutions, the Church, people’s organizations, the academe and other groups to support the call of the people of Lacub, Abra in the Cordillera Region, Philippines, for the immediate cessation of the military operations of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) therein and nearby communities.
September 12, 2014
Urgent Call for the Immediate Cessation of Military Operations in Lacub, Abra
We call on peace advocates - individuals, institutions, people’s organizations, the academe and other groups to support the call of the people of Lacub, Abra to stop the military operations of the Armed Forces of the Philippines in their villages and nearby communities.
On September 8 and 9, a fact-finding mission team went to Lacub, Abra to gather data and assist the communities affected.
Case: Illegal Arrest and Detention