SF CHRP (San Francisco Committee for Human Rights in the Philippines) is a San Francisco based human rights advocacy group. Latest news and views on human rights in the Philippines.

The People’s Lawyer, Honoring Romy Capulong

In an article for InterAksyon journalist Rupert Francis D. Mangilit writes about the legacy of human rights advocate and lawyer Romeo Capulong: “Pro-abono.” This, said Karapatan chairperson Marie Hilao-Enriquez, was … Continue reading

July 21, 2013

Military kills 16 kids under Aquino

InterAksyon reported on a recent rally in front of Camp Aquinaldo against the recent deaths of children by the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP): Human rights activists staged a … Continue reading

April 12, 2013

Mug shot boosts case that Jonas Burgos was in military custody

InterAksyon is reporting that a leaked mug shot has surfaced of national democratic activist Jonas Burgos, who was abducted by the Armed Forces if the Philippines (AFP) from a mall … Continue reading

April 1, 2013

Court Rules Jonas Burgos Abducted by AFP

The Court of Appeals has ruled that the Armed Forces of the Philippines is responsible for the abduction of national democratic activists, Jonas Burgos, back on April 28, 2007: In … Continue reading

March 29, 2013

Mixed Reactions on MILF-GPH Peace Pact

Recently the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) and the Government of the Philippines (GPH) signed a peace deal in Malaysia to end hostilities between the two sides.  However, while some … Continue reading

October 16, 2012

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