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.

Palestinians in Gaza and West Bank Celebrate Ceasefire

The Electronic Intifada has reported that celebrations have been going on all over the Gaza Strip after it was announced that a ceasefire would be taking place: Celebrations have erupted across the … Continue reading

November 23, 2012 · 1 Comment

Indiscriminate Attacks Continue to Escalate Against the Gaza Strip

Al Haq, a Palestinian human rights organization, has condemned the recent bombings on the people of Gaza and the breaking of a truce by Israel: Since breaking an Egyptian-brokered truce … Continue reading

November 17, 2012

SF CHRP, Joining BAYAN-USA & GABRIELA-USA, Condemn the Israeli Attack on Gaza

On Friday Nov. 16th members of the San Francisco Committee for Human Rights in the Philippines (SF CHRP)  joined in protest along with BAYAN-USA, GABRIELA-USA, and the broader San Francisco … Continue reading

November 17, 2012

Filipina Overseas Worker Raped and Stabbed

  Ina Alleco R. Silverio writes this article about “Marissa,” who was raped and stabbed in Kuwait by a traffic enforcement officer.  Overseas Filipino/a Workers (OFWs), who are pushed overseas … Continue reading

October 13, 2012

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