Press Statement

NUPL Pays Tribute to People’s Lawyer Emilio Paña

The National Union of Peoples’ Lawyers (NUPL) mourns the loss of Atty. Emilio “Patô” Paña, a dedicated member of the Union of Peoples’ Lawyers in Mindanao (UPLM) and NUPL, who passed away at the young age of 54 due to a fatal stroke. Atty. Emil leaves behind a...

Filipina clergy tells UN of anti-terror law harassment

GENEVA, Switzerland—A pastor of the United Methodist Church (UMC) in the Philippines delivered an oral statement at the ongoing 55th session of the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) in this city narrating harassment against her by the Philippine...

PH UPR Watch condemns blocking of Castro, Tamano’s trip to UN

GENEVA, Switzerland—The Philippine UPR (Universal Periodic Review) Watch condemned the prevention of the participation of two military abduction victims in the 55th regular session of United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) in this city, calling the...