Human rights in the Philippines

Side-event to the 39th Session of the Human Rights Council.

On Thursday, September 13 at 13:00 in Room XXVII (Palais des Nations), do not miss the side-event to the HRC39 focussing on the human rights situation in the Philippines. 

Introduction and moderation:  Ms. Sandra Ratjen, Franciscans International


  • Fr Christian Buenafe, Task Force Detainee for the Philippines (TFD)
  • Fr Angel Cortez, Association of Major Religious Superiors of the Philippines (AMRSP)
  • Mr Ellecer Carlos, Philippine Alliance of Human Rights Advocates (PAHRA) and In Defense of Human Rights and Dignity Movement (iDEFEND)


Photo Credit: © Gustave Deghilage