IBON backs moves vs red-tagging, hits Ombudsman inaction
April 11, 2022
The Office of the Ombudsman is reinforcing the culture of impunity by turning a cold shoulder to mounting criminal complaints against government officials red-tagging activists. This includes IBON’s complaint filed over two years ago.
A peace challenge
December 20, 2021
How far are politicians currently running for office really willing to go for peace based on justice?
IBON update on CHR, barangay officials’ inspection of premises
November 10, 2019
The Commission on Human Rights (CHR), through its Investigation Department led by Mr. Ronnie Rosero, and Barangay Sacred Heart officials, inspected last Friday the offices of IBON Foundation, IBON International and AlterMidya. The entire inspection was also covered by members of the media. The CHR and Barangay officials afterwards confirmed the legitimacy of the offices and organizations […]
IBON warns of possible PNP harassment
November 7, 2019
IBON Foundation received information that a warrant of arrest will be served on someone supposedly within our office building. This is alarming and we believe that it is part of the Duterte government’s worsening crackdown on activists upholding human rights and so critical of its retrogressive policies and authoritarian governance. A certain Col. Joaquin Alva […]
Authoritarianism Growing Astride Neoliberalism
January 16, 2019