Statement of the Commission on Human Rights on President Rodrigo Duterte’s ‘Miss Universe’ rape joke

19 July 2017 PRESS RELEASE Statement of the Commission on Human Right on President Rodrigo Duterte’s ‘Miss Universe’ rape joke The Commission on Human Rights continues to express grave concern over actions that incite violence against women, especially coming from someone who holds the most powerful position in the country. While condemning the crime, the President quipped that he will congratulate a rapist […]

Statement of the Commission on Human Rights on the plight of internally displaced persons and the human rights condition in Mindanao during Martial Law

Statement of the Commission on Human Rights on the plight of internally displaced persons and the human rights condition in Mindanao during Martial Law (download as PDF)   The Commission on Human Rights expresses profound concern over the conditions of internally displaced persons (IDPs) across Mindanao—noting reports of deaths, diseases, and challenging conditions in the conflict […]

RFEI: Procurement of Software development of Investigation and Case Management System (ICMS) and the Supply, Delivery, Installation, Configuration of its Hardware Server

Request for Expression of Interest (RFEI) for the Procurement of Software development of Investigation and Case Management System (ICMS) and the Supply, Delivery, Installation, Configuration of its Hardware Server Download File: Request for Expression of Interest: ICMS

CHR to complete EJK report, assures evidence-based probe

QUEZON CITY—Recent reports may have created an impression that the Commission on Human Rights (CHR) has come up with a definitive conclusion regarding extrajudicial killing (EJK) cases. The Task Force on EJKs of the CHR clarified that its upcoming initial report refers only to cases under investigation from May 2016 to January 2017, totaling 463 […]

Press Statement Of The CHR On The Death Of Albuera Mayor Rolando Espinosa

November 5, 2016 PRESS STATEMENT (download as PDF) PRESS STATEMENT OF THE CHR ON THE DEATH OF ALBUERA MAYOR ROLANDO ESPINOSA The reported death of Albuera Mayor Rolando Espinosa today, while in detention at the Baybay City Provincial Jail, raises serious questions on the responsibility of the State to protect persons deprived of liberty, especially […]