Rights / Gender
Manila: Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte has faced backlash for alleged misogynist comments he made during an event in Malacañang last week, reports said. more
Philippines: UN experts urge Government to address spiralling rights violations

New York, July 31(Just Earth News): A group of United Nations experts has urged the Government of the Philippines to immediately address reported human rights violations, including murder, t ...

UN rights experts urge Philippines to end wave of extrajudicial killings amid major drug crackdown

New York, Aug 19 (Just Earth News): Amid a recent massive anti-crime and anti-drug crackdown in the Philippines that has claimed the lives of more than 850 suspected criminals, two United Na ...

Philippines radio journalist shooting, UN calls for investigation

New York, Feb 25 (JEN): The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) has denounced the latest killing of a journalist in the Philippines and urged authoritie ...

UNESCO denounces killing of journalist in Philippines

New York, Apr 23 (JEN): The head of the United Nations agency tasked with defending press freedom has denounced the killing of journalist Rubylita Garcia and called on authorities in the Phi ...