In May last year, Rodrigo Duterte was elected to the Philippines presidency, with his ascendancy to power embodying an unravelling of the discourse  that has supported the People Power Revolution...

Date posted: Monday, 2017 Jun 05th

01 June 2017

After four days of walking and marching from Hermosa, Bataan, armed only with their conviction that they needed to do this to get their lands under the government’s agrarian...

Date posted: Friday, 2017 Jun 02nd
farmers marching for agrarian reform

Malolos, Bulacan— Around 150 farmers, women, senior citizens, and children who were part of a "Lakbayan" (march) from Bataan to Malacanang to request President Rodrigo Duterte to help get the...

Date posted: Wednesday, 2017 May 31st

The Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement (RCEP), a mega-regional free trade agreement being negotiated by the 10-member ASEAN regional bloc and its FTA partners China, India,...

Date posted: Tuesday, 2017 May 30th

In the recent[c1]  “RCEP 18th Round of Talks,” members of civil society organizations and...

Date posted: Tuesday, 2017 May 30th

While in Ecuador this month, Mary Ann Manahan from the Philippines team gave a radio interview to Pressenza Internacional En La Oreja....

Date posted: Friday, 2017 May 26th

Statement of Trade Justice-Pilipinas on the 18th Round of RCEP talks in Manila

Trade Justice Pilipinas, a broad platform campaigning for just trade and investment policies...

Date posted: Thursday, 2017 May 11th

Manila -- Representatives of major Philippine trade unions in both the public and private sectors are concerned about the possible impacts of the Regional Economic Comprehensive Partnership...

Date posted: Tuesday, 2017 May 09th

2017 marks the 50th anniversary of the Asian Development Bank (ADB), the second largest source of development finance in the Asia-Pacific region, next to the World Bank Group. In the last five...

Date posted: Friday, 2017 May 05th

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