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Illegal ‘earth moving’ activities in Baranggay Culianin, Plaridel, Bulacan started on January 21, 2014

Philippines, 20 February, 2014 -- Not even agrarian reform’s greatest defenders are now safe from land laws violations.

Photo caption: Farmer prepares to throw boundary marker (‘mohon’) from Hacienda Luisita at DAR central office in Quezon City. This piece of stone, which is supposed to delineate lands for distribution, has no meaning at all as DAR continues to fail to install farmworkers in their awarded lands

Philippines, 6 February 2014 -- Farmers belonging to the Save Agrarian Reform Alliance  (SARA) blasted DAR’s Secretary Virgilio delos Reyes for misleading the public and the legislative branch in its report on the agency’s previous accomplishments and future targets during the F

Philippines, 5 February 2014 -- ‘Fast-tracked’ distribution? What fast-tracked distribution?

Philippines, 2 February 2014 -- The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR)’s land distribution component could very well be standing on its last legs— but none of DAR’s farmer-constituents know what’s happening.

5 December 2013

It is crunch time now in Bali.   As governments intensify their efforts to iron out the final elements of Bali deal, civil society organizations and social movements from the Philippines have stepped up their efforts to amplify the peoples’ demands in Bali.

STATEMENT OF PHILIPPINE MOVEMENTS ON THE 9TH WTO MINISTERIAL CONFERENCE IN BALI

3 December 2013

Since the beginning there was almost no expectations on the 19th session of the Conference of the Parties (COP19) of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) in Warsaw, Poland; held November 11 to 23.

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