Farmers to ‘march for land’

Farmers to 'march for land'

Farmers to ‘march for land’ Party-list solons, NGO leaders show support Land for the Sumilao farmers. Ten years ago in October, Linda (in photo) held up this sign with her four children on the steps of the Supreme Court building. She and 14 other farmers of the

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Church stands by the Sumilao farmers

Church stands by the Sumilao farmers

Church stands by the Sumilao farmers Archbishop Rosales to say mass for 55 marchers Hundreds gathered for the Sumilao farmers’ arrival in Manila since December 3, including Catholic church officials and representatives. In a statement by the Simbahang Lingkod ng Bayan, they urged the Department of Agrarian

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CEDAW and Lived Realities of Moro Women

CEDAW and Lived Realities of Moro Women

CEDAW and Lived Realities of Moro Women (Feature Story of CEDAW-Southeast Asia) An empowered woman, a Muslim, a lawyer best describe Raissa Jajurie, the Coordinator of the Mindanao branch of theSentro ng Alternatibong Lingap Panligal (SALIGAN) or Center for Alternative Legal Services. She is small, standing five

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