P-Noy’s CARP/ER Legacy: rural unrest, unfinished agrarian reform, land grabbing, and landlord impunity— multisectoral groups
Yesterday, staff from Focus on the Global South Philippines joined indigenous leaders from Mindanao in their ritual-action in front of Congress, praying for the full inclusion of their rights in the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law, the deliberations on which resumes today in Congress.
On 24th April 2015 at the ASEAN Peoples Forum in Kuala Lumpur, NGOs (including Focus on the Global South), CSOs and ASEAN People organized a workshop on Enforced Disappearance in ASEAN to raise awareness of the barriers victims face in accessing justice and the mechanisms ASEAN can use to stop en
Multi-Sectoral Network Calls On Philippine Government To Turn Back From Its FTA Ambitions
Statement of the EU-ASEAN FTA Campaign Network on day of Global Action to Defeat Free Trade and investment Treaties and the International Day of Peasants and Farmers Struggle
Statement from Focus on the Global South, International Rivers, Mekong Watch, CEE Bankwatch Network, NGO Forum on ADB and Both ENDS
Press Release from EU-ASEAN FTA Philippines Network
WIKILEAKS PUBLISHES LEAKED TPP INVESTMENT TEXT
NETWORK URGES PHILIPPINE GOVERNMENT TO RETHINK TPP PLANS
As we commemorate the World Water Day on March 22, Focus on the Global South and its allies just released a statement today:
Quezon City— The Save Agrarian Reform Alliance (SARA) welcomes the report of the United Nations Special Rapporteur to the Right to Food, Hilal Elver, who visited the Philippines February 20 – 27. Elver talked with peasant groups and agrarian reform and rural development advocates during her trip
Press Release: The Sombath Initiative
Justice for Yolanda victims and survivors.