Tag: human rights

CHR, its P1,000 budget, and you

The Commission on Human Rights was slammed with a P1,000 budget for 2018 by the House of Representatives. While this is not yet final and subject to possible revisions by the Bicameral Conference, we ask: what does this mean to you?

International Covenant on Economic, Social, and Cultural Rights

Adopted and opened for signature, ratification and accession by General Assembly resolution 2200A (XXI) of 16 December 1966 entry into force 3 January 1976, in accordance with article 27 Preamble The States Parties to the present Covenant, Considering that, in accordance with the principles proclaimed in the Charter of the United Nations, recognition of the

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