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2022 elections, ICC case crucial to make Duterte, allies accountable - Trillanes

Former Senator Antonio Trillanes IV rallied the public to reject another six years of Duterte leadership in 2022, saying this is a crucial first move to exact accountability for ... Read More

Posted on August 07, 2021     By Angelle Braganza

Duterte failed to uphold the Constitution, betrayed the Filipino people - Del Rosario

President Rodrigo Duterte should vacate his post for his failure to uphold the Constitution and his betrayal of the Filipino people, particularly in his administration's handling of the We ... Read More

Posted on July 08, 2021     By Angelle C. Braganza

INCITEGov conducts workshop on good governance and democratic politics

INCITEGov conducted a pilot test of its Politics-Governance-Development (PGD) modules with members of the urban poor sector, focusing on the interrelatedness of democratic politi ... Read More

Posted on June 11, 2021     By INCITEGOV

DILG revokes AFP, PNP clearance req't for CSOs

Civil society organizations (CSOs) intending to join the Local People's Council are no longer required to secure clearance from state security forces after the Department of Interior and L ... Read More

Posted on May 25, 2021     By INCITEGov

Human rights lawyer: Rehabilitate PH justice system to fight impunity A call to revoke the DILG Memo Circular 2021-012

Extrajudicial killings, corruption, and red tagging, among others, illustrate the culture of impunity in the country which can only be addressed by an overhaul of the Philippine justice sy ... Read More

Posted on April 26, 2021     By Yvette Morales

'Speak out, demand good governance,'Carpio-Morales urges

The rise of a populist and autocratic leader in the country has normalized a style of governance that promotes the withering of democratic institutions and processes. As the nation struggl ... Read More

Posted on March 29, 2021     By Pauline Fernandez

New publications examine populism from civil society's experience

A wave of populist regimes has captured some of the world's robust democracies in recent years. From the US and Europe to Asia and South America, democratic backsliding became a trend as p ... Read More

Posted on February 24, 2021     By Shei Datinguinoo

Catch 'Langit Lupa' in CCP's human rights fest

"Langit Lupa" (Heaven, Earth) will join 16 other foreign and locally-produced films in Cultural Center of the Philippines (CCP) Arthouse Cinema’s "To be Human," a ... Read More

Posted on December 23, 2020     By Verlie Q. Retulin