Tag: impunity

End Impunity for Crimes against Journalists – CPDG

November 3, 2022

Freedom of expression is compromised by a climate unfavorable to exercising basic freedoms. Impunity in crimes against journalists, countless threats, physical attacks, and repression particularly in the digital sphere, creates a climate of fear and impedes freedom of expression, and the people’s right to access correct and reliable information. 

“They tried to bury us. They didn’t know that we are seeds”—As Duterte’s term comes to a close, demand accountability

August 31, 2021

As the current administration’s term comes to a close, we members of civil society urge every citizen, advocate, group and organization believing in human rights to join and support the call to stop the killings, demand accountability and justice, and retake the freedoms that we have lost.

Arming civilians will multiply repression and human rights violations — CPDG

June 29, 2021

Reforming the country’s corrupted justice system, the PNP and the AFP, and bringing justice to victims of the bloody War on Drugs and of politically motivated killings; and resolving the health and economic crisis is far more important and useful than arming civilians.