Philippines

Canada announces P7.25-M grant for 11 PH groups

Canada announces P7.25-M grant for 11 PH groups By Joyce Ann L. Rocamora MANILA (Philippines News Agency) — Canada has earmarked 185,000 Canadian dollars (around PHP7.25 million) to fund projects in the Philippines focused on advancing inclusive governance and human rights. The Canadian Embassy in Manila said eleven organizations from across the Philippines will receive … Continue reading

Philippines

UN human rights experts laud Philippines’ milestones in crucial fronts

UN human rights experts laud PH’s milestones in crucial fronts MANILA (Philippines News Agency) — There is sad irony at the United Nations in Geneva! While a handful of Filipino-led nongovernment organizations have once again taken to vilifying the Philippines at the ongoing 42nd session of the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) in Geneva, … Continue reading