The International Association of Democratic Lawyers is joining with many organizations in the Philippines and internationally to call for September 14, the Global Day of Action on the Philippines to #StopTheKillingsPH. Here are the actions you can take and the event that you can join:

OUR URGENT CALLS
Stop the killings!
UN Human Rights Council, investigate the human rights situation in the Philippines!

HOW TO PARTICIPATE:

  • Sign on the statement at https://act.350.org/sign/stop-killings-philippines/ by September 13, 2020
  • Join the International Solidarity Event on Zoom at 3 pm to 5 pm, Philippines time on September 14. Registration must be completed by September 12 at: https://bit.ly/2GwUnIx
  • Take individual photos of individuals carrying signs of the above calls and post them on social media with a personal message with hashtags #StopTheKillingsPH #HRC45
  • Conduct any mass action or organize a gathering
  • Write to governments to enjoin them to support initiatives at the UNHRC and respective countries
  • Watch the online solidarity program on 14 September, 3-5pm PHT on Facebook pages of organisers – including our page, https://facebook.com/IADLLaw
  • Other possible solidarity activities

This action is being organized by

Karapatan Alliance Philippines
National Union of Peoples’ Lawyers
Kalikasan People’s Network for the Environment (Kalikasan)
350 Pilipinas
EcuVoice Philippines
CIVICUS: World Alliance for Citizen Participation
ESCR-Net International Network for Economic, Social and Cultural Rights
AWID Association of Women’s Rights in Development
International Association of Democratic Lawyers – IADL
APWLD – Asia Pacific Forum on Women, Law and Development
Asia Pacific Network of Environment Defenders – APNED
International Coalition for Human Rights in the Philippines See Less