July 11, 2017

Quezon farmers to Ka Paeng: What’s holding back our CLOAs?

Quezon Farmers to Ka Paeng: What’s holding back our CLOAs? Unjust criminal charges of Theft and Qualified Theft cases against thirty-seven (37) farmers, among 500 or so […]
June 6, 2017
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Human Rights under attack by Existing Justice System: The Resurgence of Criminalization in Bondoc Peninsula

RESURGENCE OF CRIMINALIZATION OF PEASANT MOVEMENT IN THE BONDOC PENINSULA  By the Rural Poor Institute for Land and Human Rights Services (RIGHTS), Inc.     Situationer. […]
March 22, 2017

Agrarian justice: Land in the hands of the tillers

Agrarian justice: Land in the hands of the tillers  A briefing paper on Bondoc Peninsula tenants land rights struggle By Danny Carranza   Background After close […]
March 21, 2017

Organized peasants’ political response: KMBP’s mass surrender

Organized peasants’ political response: KMBP’s mass surrender This is an excerpt from “Backlash and Beyond: Criminalization of Agrarian Reform and Peasant Response in the Philippines” by […]
March 21, 2017

Criminalization of peasant land rights claimants and redistributive agrarian reform: The case of Bondoc Peninsula (Part 3 of 3: Uy Case)

Criminalization of peasant land rights claimants and redistributive agrarian reform: The case of Bondoc Peninsula (Part 3 of 3: Uy Case) This is an excerpt from […]
March 21, 2017

Criminalization of peasant land rights claimants and redistributive agrarian reform: The case of Bondoc Peninsula (Part 2 of 3: Aquino Case)

Criminalization of peasant land rights claimants and redistributive agrarian reform: The case of Bondoc Peninsula (Part 2 of 3: Aquino Case) This is an excerpt from […]
March 21, 2017

Criminalization of peasant land rights claimants and redistributive agrarian reform: The case of Bondoc Peninsula (Part 1 of 3: Tesalona Case)

Criminalization of peasant land rights claimants and redistributive agrarian reform: The case of Bondoc Peninsula (Part 1 of 3: Tesalona Case) This is an excerpt from […]
November 15, 2016
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Leyte Senior Citizens in the Struggle for Land Rights

Older people and gender are two of the cross cutting themes of the Sphere Standards. The project implemented by RIGHTS, in partnership with ICCO and Kerk-in-Actie […]
November 5, 2016

Letter to Cabinet Secretary Jun Evasco

COMMUNITY OF YOLANDA SURVIVORS AND PARTNERS (CYSP) Summary of Issues and Recommendations presented to Cabinet Secretary Leoncio “Jun” Evasco Jr. thru Assistant Secretary Evelyn Cruzada September […]
September 17, 2015
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THE LAND BELONGS TO THOSE WHO GAVE IT LIFE

SEPTEMBER 17, 2015 To enter Irung, Brgy. Tabun, Mabalacat, you have to pass an outpost staffed by members of Boluntaryo, the organization of the people of […]
July 19, 2015
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Walden Bello’s Address to Tenant-Farmers in Hacienda Matias

(From Walden Bello’s Facebook status) JULY 19, 2015 “My address to the tenant-farmers of Hacienda Matias, July19, 2015 (Original in Pilipino) I am here to express […]
July 2, 2015
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KMBP/KATARUNGAN re-installation in Hacienda Matias

JULY 2, 2015 — Thirty (30) farmers were successfully reinstalled in Lot 101 in the land formerly owned by the Matias family in San Francisco, Bondoc Peninsula, […]
April 30, 2015
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BFA-KATARUNGAN Self Installation

April 30, 2015 — On going self-installation initiative of Yolanda survivors who are KATARUNGAN members in Ormoc, Leyte. Secure land rights is a fundamental issue in Yolanda-affected […]