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Philippines: Supreme Court ruling bolsters landmark law on reproductive rights - 8 April 2014

Headline Title:  Philippines: Supreme Court ruling bolsters landmark law on reproductive rights   The Philippine Supreme Court’s decision on Tuesday to uphold a landmark reproductive health law as constitutional is an important victory for millions of Filipino women and girls, Amnesty International said.  Media Node:  Philippines SRR law Story Location:  Philippines 15° 30' 40.9788" N, 121° 0' 12.3048" E “Today’s Supreme Court ruling is a victory for the independence of the judiciary and means that millions of women and girls have a right to access medical services and information they need ” Source:  Hazel Galang-Folli, Amnesty International’s Researcher on the Philippines Date:  Tue, 08/04/2014 URL:  Reproductive rights gains for women in the Philippines Description:  News story, 17 December 2012 URL:  My Body, My Rights Description:  Global campaign

Philippines: Supreme Court ruling bolsters landmark law on reproductive rights

The Philippine Supreme Court’s decision on Tuesday to uphold a landmark reproductive health law as constitutional is an important victory for millions of Filipino women and girls, Amnesty International said.  The Philippine Supreme Court’s decision on Tuesday to uphold a landmark reproductive health law as constitutional is an important victory for millions of Filipino women and girls, Amnesty Internati

Philippines. Des policiers jouent à la «roulette de la torture» avec des détenus dans une cellule secrète

La découverte d’une cellule de torture secrète dans un local des services de renseignement de la police au Philippines, où des policiers maltraitaient physiquement des détenus pour s’amuser en jouant à un jeu de « roulette », met en évidence le manque de contrôle des autorités sur la police dans le pays. La découverte d’une cellule de torture secrète dans un local des services de renseignement de la police au Philippines, où des policiers maltraitaient physiquement des détenus pour s’amuser en joua

Philippines: Officers in secret police detention cell play ‘torture roulette’ with inmates

The discovery of a secret torture cell in a police intelligence facility in the Philippines where officers physically abused inmates for fun in a game of “roulette” shows the authorities’ pitiful lack of control over the police force in the country, Amnesty International said today.  The discovery of a secret torture cell in a police intelligence facility in the Philippines where officers physically abused inmates for fun in a game of “roulette” shows the authorities’ pitiful l

Philippines: Officers in secret police detention cell play ‘torture roulette’ with inmates - 27 January 2014

Headline Title:  Philippines: Officers in secret police detention cell play ‘torture roulette’ with inmates The discovery of a secret torture cell in a police intelligence facility in the Philippines where officers physically abused inmates for fun in a game of “roulette” shows the authorities’ pitiful l Aquino administration urged to end routine torture after 44 detainees accuse at least ten police officers in Laguna province of torture and corruption.  Media Node:  Philippines police torture cell Twitter Tag:  Philippines Story Location:  Biñan Philippines 14° 19' 59.88" N, 121° 4' 59.88" E “For police officers to use torture ‘for fun’ is despicable. These are abhorrent acts. Suspending officers is not enough. Errant police personnel and their commanding officers should be held accountable in a court of law.” Source:  Hazel Galang-Folli of Amnesty International Date:  Mon, 27/01/2014
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خلفية

في أكتوبر/تشرين الأول، وقعت الحكومة و«جبهة تحرير مورو الإسلامية» اتفاقاً إطارياً مهد الطريق للتوصل إلى حل سلمي للنزاع المسلح ا


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Información general

En octubre, el gobierno y el Frente Moro de Liberación Islámica firmaron un acuerdo marco que sentó las bases par


Filipinas: Decepcionante resolución judicial bloquea una ley de salud reproductiva - 19 March 2013

Headline Title:  El Tribunal Supremo de Filipinas bloquea una ley de salud reproductiva La resolución dictada por el Tribunal Supremo de Filipinas para bloquear la nueva Ley de Salud Reproductiva es un importante retroceso para los derechos humanos en el país; así lo ha afirmado Amnis El Tribunal Supremo de Filipinas decide bloquear una ley de salud reproductiva mediante resolución judicial. Media Node:  Philippines_es Story Location:  Philippines 11° 35' 36.2688" N, 123° 34' 27.1884" E “Esta ley es un verdadero hito en la protección de los derechos de las mujeres en Filipinas, ya que derriba algunas de las barreras que durante mucho tiempo han impedido el acceso de las mujeres a la salud sexual y reproductiva.” Source:  Isabelle Arradon, directora adjunta del Programa de Amnistía Internacional para Asia y Oceanía URL:  From conception to operationalization: implementing the Philippine Reproductive Health Act in line with international human rights law Description:  Documento, 7 de marzo de 2013

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