" "The global day of action for our murdered farmers was marked by anger and energy at this terrible escalation of repression in the Philippines," Peter Murphy, ICHRP
ICHRP [International Council for Human Rights and Policy] (2004).
(4) Public legitimacy is defined as the extent to which a national human rights institution has become a trusted part of the human rights system in a country (ICHRP 2004:5).
John Speight, Chairperson, Melbourne May Day Committee; Andrew Morrison, Co-Chairperson, Philippines Australia Solidarity Association; Peter Murphy, Chairperson, ICHRP
; Peter Brock, Chairperson, Action for Peace and Development in the Philippines (APDP); Gill Boehringer, Chairperson, International Association of People's Lawyers (Australia); George Kotsakis, Chairperson, Migrante Australia; Edwin Subijano Co-Convenor Movement Against Tyranny (Australia), and Dr.
The International Coalition for Human Rights in the Philippines (ICHRP
) US Chapter said Aba's trip was upon invitation of several US church institutions, including the US Conference of Catholic Bishops, the Sisters of Mercy, and the General Board of Global Ministries.
Besselink, et al., Human Rights Commissions and Ombudsman Offices: National Experiences Throughout the World (The Hague: Kluwer Publishers, 2001); Linda Reif, "Building Democratic Institutions: The Role of National Human Rights Institutions in Good Governance and Human Rights Protection," Harvard Human Rights Journal 13 (spring 2000): 1-69; International Council on Human Rights Policy (ICHRP
), Performance and Legitimacy: National Human Rights Institutions (Geneva: ICHRP
, 2000); and Anne Gallagher, "Making Human Rights Treaty Obligations a Reality: Working with New Actors and Partners," in Philip Alston and James Crawford, eds., The Future of UN Human Rights Treaty Monitoring (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2000).
Bishop Felixberto Calang of the Iglesia Filipina Independiente and one of the organizers of the International Coalition for Human Rights in the Philippines (ICHRP
) said it was the first meeting of global peace advocates in the country under the new Duterte administration.
Leaders of Lakbay Lumad USA: The Continuing Journey of Mindanao's Indigenous Peoples for Peace and Justice were hosted in an event called San Francisco to Salupongan by the International Committee for Human Rights in the Philippines (ICHRP
) and Salupongan International, a grassroots network in support of the Lumad's right to self determination, on April 29 at the African American Arts and Culture Complex at 762 Fulton Street.
The tribunal is convened by the International Coalition for Human Rights in the Philippines (ICHRP
), the United States-based National Lawyers Guild (NLG), the International Association of Democratic Lawyers (IADL), and think-tank IBON International.
The hundred-strong International Coalition for Human Rights in the Philippines (ICHRP
), composed of foreigners from 27 countries, joined leftist coalition Bagong Alyansang Makabayan (Bayan) in their street march and protest against President Aquino's fourth State of the Nation Address on Monday.