MAG Selfcare Handbook

MAG Selfcare Handbook

  • August 28, 2018

[PDF Copy] The Medical Action Group published a handbook with instructional content targeting human rights defenders to urge them to practice self-care.

ASIA ALLIANCE AGAINST TORTURE (A3T) JOINT STATEMENT

  • September 20, 2021

On the Subpoena Issued by Indonesian Coordinating Ministry of Maritime Affairs to Fatia Maulidiyanti and Haris Azhar 15th September 2021 As of 26th of August 2021, Indonesian Coordinating Ministry of Maritime Affairs, Luhut Binsar Pandjaitan, issued a subpoena to Fatia Maulidiyanti (Executive Coordinator of KontraS) and Haris Azhar (Executive Director of Lokotaru). The subpoena was requested by reason of defamation against the ministry. Defamation was seen through Fatia and Haris’

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“Philippine government must guarantee health care of persons deprived of liberty and  decongest  prison population to reduce the risk of COVID 19 spread”, UATC Press Release on International Day in Support of Victims of Torture 2021

“Philippine government must guarantee health care of persons deprived of liberty and decongest prison population to reduce the risk of COVID 19 spread”, UATC Press Release on International Day in Support of Victims of Torture 2021

  • June 26, 2021

United Against Torture Coalition (UATC) – Philippines June 26, 2021 PUBLIC STATEMENT Philippine government must guarantee health care of persons deprived of liberty and  decongest  prison population to reduce the risk of COVID 19 spread. Today, the United Against Torture Coalition (UATC)-Philippines, a  network of 20+ CSOs of human rights organizations and individual human rights defenders, stands in solidarity with all anti-torture advocates, and victim-survivors and their families around the

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Self-Care for People at Risk

Self-Care for People at Risk

  • November 9, 2020

This video aims to inform and remind people-at-risk on the effects of stress and how it can be effectively managed through self-care and other means readily available to them.

Torture free Philippines should be the “new normal”, UATC Press release on the International Day in Support of Victims of Torture 2020

Torture free Philippines should be the “new normal”, UATC Press release on the International Day in Support of Victims of Torture 2020

  • June 26, 2020

United Against Torture Coalition (UATC) – Philippines Press Release 26 June 2020    Torture free Philippines should be the “new normal” Today 26 June[1], the United Against Torture Coalition (UATC)-Philippines, a broad network of human rights organizations and human rights defenders together with its partners, In Defense of Human Rights and Dignity Movement (iDEFEND), Philippine Alliance of Human Rights Advocates (PAHRA), World Organisation Against Torture (OMCT) and the Commission on

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Anti-Terror Law will make “torture” a new normal, UATC Statement on the Anti-Terror Bill

Anti-Terror Law will make “torture” a new normal, UATC Statement on the Anti-Terror Bill

  • June 5, 2020

PUBLIC STATEMENT JUNE 5, 2020 ANTI-TERROR LAW WILL MAKE “TORTURE” A NEW NORMAL We, the United Against Torture Coalition (UATC), the broadest network of civil society organizations and individuals working for the prevention of torture in the Philippines, vehemently condemn the treacherous imminent approval of the new Anti-Terror law that may institutionalize the use of torture and ill treatment in the name of counter-terrorism. The enactment of the new Anti-Terror

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Kin of slain anti-coal plant activist in Bataan seek help from Duterte

  • July 10, 2016

The family of slain anti-coal plant activist has sought the help of President Rodrigo Duterte for justice, a week after victim Gloria Capitan, 57, was killed by an assassin in Bataan. At a press conference on Friday in Quezon City, Capitan’s family appealed to Duterte to dig into the bottom of the case. Human rights defenders and leaders of human rights organizations also joined Capitan’s family in the call for

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30th EDSA Anniversary #EDSA30

  • February 23, 2016

MEDIA ADVISORY   PLEASE COVER: Note to News Desk/Editors: We would be grateful if you would send reporter and photographer to the following event:   30th EDSA Anniversary #EDSA30 MEDIA and PUBLIC FORUM “Human Rights from Aquino to Aquino”   EDSA@30: A Civil Society Assessment of Gains, Reverses and Challenges Human Rights Agenda 2016 for Election and Beyond February 24, 2016 (Wednesday) 9:00AM Forum and 11:00AM Press Conference University of the Philippines,

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Paramilitary groups, impunity….the entrenched legacies of martial law

Paramilitary groups, impunity….the entrenched legacies of martial law

  • September 23, 2015

Press release September 23, 2015 Paramilitary groups, impunity….the entrenched legacies of martial law More than nine months for the Aquino administration term end, his administration will be remembered for lost ground on important measures of breaking impunity which is the entrenched legacy of martial law, said the Medical Action Group Inc. (MAG), Task Force Detainees of the Philippines (TFDP) and Philippine Alliance of Human Rights Advocates (PAHRA) on the 43rd

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