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STATEMENTS | Uphold the right to environment for the benefit of all

Alyansa ng Novo Vizcayano para sa Kalikasan express concern over the tagging of its leaders, members and allies of being they supporters, recruiters and contacts of the New People’s Army, making them targets of attacks from state security forces under the administration’s all-out war.

STATEMENTS | On the 70th anniversary of the International Human Rights Day

On the 70th year of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, NUJP calls on all independent Filipino journalists to strengthen their bonds and solidify our ranks, and resist all efforts to silence or otherwise prevent them from fulfilling their task of serving the people’s sacred right to know.

STATEMENTS | On the possible arrest of Maria Ressa

The National Union of Journalists of the Philippines warns government against pursuing plans to arrest Rappler CEO Maria Ressa saying the action will send a clear signal that the country’s democracy is fast receding under a reckless administration that cannot abide criticism and free expression and will go to ridiculous lengths to muzzle all those it does not agree with.

STATEMENTS | Kaigorotan stands with the Lumad

The Cordillera Peoples Alliance condemned the harassment, detention and imminent filing of trumped-up cases against human rights defenders attending the National Solidarity Mission (NSM) to Talaingod, Davao del Norte, including former Bayan Muna partylist representative Satur Ocampo and ACT Teachers partylist France Castro by the Talaingod PNP and 56th IBPA of the AFP.