Attacks on development workers and services getting worse


The list of violations of the right to development just keeps getting longer under the Duterte administration. On 9 February, Sarah Abellon-Alikes was illegally arrested and detained by elements of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) in Baguio City. Abellon-Alikes is a board member of the Kattinulong Dagiti Umili ti Amianan (KADUAMI), a non-government … Continue reading Attacks on development workers and services getting worse

Open season for development workers and activists


At around 6pm on the night of 7 February 2017, development worker Rogina Quilop was illegally detained by members of the Central Intelligence Detection Group in Bacolod City. Quilop is an officer of the Center for People’s Resources and Services (CPRS), a non-government organization that provides disaster response and other socio-economic services to marginalized groups … Continue reading Open season for development workers and activists