Uphold Indigenous People’s Rights, End the Militarization of their Communities!
Photo from arkibongbayan.org Asia Pacific Research Network (APRN) joins hands with sisters and brothers demanding justice for the recent brutal attacks against Lumad schools and communities in Mindanao, Philippines. On September 1, 2015, Emerito “Tatay Emok” Samarca, Executive Director of the Alternative Learning Center for Agricultural and Livelihood Development (ALCADEV) was tortured and murdered in […]
APRN Statement on the Agenda 2030 for Sustainable Development
The Sustainable Development Goals: Will they transform the world for the better by 2030? Government leaders wrapped up the post-2015 intergovernmental negotiations in August and came out with the outcome document titled Transforming Our World: The 2030 Agenda For Sustainable Development. This agenda, that will set the path towards the achievement of sustainable development for […]
APRN Newsletter Second Quarter 2015
APRN Newsletter second Quarter 2015 (please click link to download) This issue features APRN’s engagement with the ASEAN and the Post-2015 Development Agenda. You will also find information on some of the network members’ campaigns. Enjoy reading and please share this to your friends. For feedback and/or inquiries, please write an email to email@example.com Sincerely, […]
Abuse and Exploitation of Migrants Ignored in Exchange for TPPA
Tier 2 status will be granted to Malaysia despite the recent discovery of more than 20 migrant trafficking camps in its territories near the Thailand border where trafficked migrants from Myanmar and Bangladesh are abused and kept in horrible conditions before being delivered to their work places.
Addis Ababa FFD3 Conference Must Deliver Financing for Development Justice
This week, leaders from governments, development institutions, civil society representatives, and other stakeholders are meeting in Addis Ababa for the 3rd International Conference on Financing for Development (FFD3) to come up with an agreement for a sound global financing framework for the post-2015 agenda. This conference is being held in the midst of the global […]