Monthly Archives: November 2012

1 December 2012: URGENT LETTER OF APPEAL FOR WOMEN HUMAN RIGHTS DEFENDERS IN THE PHILIPPINES

December 1, 2012 Dear sisters and fellow human rights advocates, As women all over the world recently observed the International Day of Women Human Rights Defenders, Tanggol Bayi (Defend Women) – Philippines  wish to bring to your attention the many … Continue reading

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Press statement on International Day of Women Human Rights Defenders

Women human rights defenders from Tanggol Bayi, Ecumenical Women’s Forum, BAI National Alliance of Indigenous Women, KAMP, International Women’s Alliance and Gabriela today trooped to the Department of Justice in Manila, in time for the global commemoration of the International … Continue reading

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TANGGOL BAYI (DEFEND WOMEN) – PHILIPPINES STATEMENT ON THE INTERNATIONAL DAY OF WOMEN HUMAN RIGHTS DEFENDERS  November 29, 2012 Reference: Cristina Palabay, Spokesperson Kiri Lluch Dalena, Convenor In commemoration of the International Women Human Rights Defenders Day*, Tanggol Bayi (Defend … Continue reading

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On the International Day to End Violence Against Women WOMEN’S GROUP HITS AQUINO’S DEAFENING BUT PREGNANT SILENCE ON GOVT VIOLENCE VS WOMEN

Press Release | November 23, 2012 References:    Cristina “Tinay” Palabay, Tanggol Bayi spokesperson, 0917-3162831 Angge Santos, Media Liaison, 0918-9790580 On the International Day to End Violence Against Women WOMEN’S GROUP HITS AQUINO’S DEAFENING BUT PREGNANT SILENCE ON GOVT VIOLENCE VS … Continue reading

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MAITA GOMEZ, AN INSPIRATION FOR WOMEN HUMAN RIGHTS DEFENDERS

STATEMENT July 14, 2012 MAITA GOMEZ, AN INSPIRATION FOR WOMEN HUMAN RIGHTS DEFENDERS *The new woman, the new Filipina, is first and foremost a militant…She is a woman who has discovered the exalting realm of responsibility, a woman fully engaged … Continue reading

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