Human Rights

Rights Corridor offers critically relevant views and analyses on human rights issues affecting marginalised groups or individuals across the Asia-Middle East and Africa-Middle East migration corridors through academic, policy, and multimedia publications and engagements. (Photo: Gerd Altmann/Pixabay)

PROJECTS AND COLLABORATIONS

Anti-Terror Act Discussion (July 19, 2020) –  RC Dialogues special episode on the controversial Philippine Anti-Terrorism Law 2020, in partnership with OFW WATCH ITALY, featuring law experts Atty. Neri Colmenares, House of Congress party representative, Bayan Muna Party-list (Country First) and Atty. Mel Sta. Maria, dean of Far Eastern University’s law school and law professor at the Ateneo School of Law.

Video link: https://www.facebook.com/chrstncabral/videos/10217679383118621/

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Multi-Stakeholders Coordination of Health Services for Women Migration Workers on Gender-based Violence During the COVID-19 Pandemic (July 14 – 15, 2020) – Webinar consultation moderated by Froilan Malit, Jr, Rights Corridor Managing Director. Hosted by the Development Action for Women Network (DAWN) in partnership with UN Women-Philippines; UN Migration Agency (IOM); International Labour Organization (ILO).

Video link: (Part 1) https://www.facebook.com/dawnphilippines/videos/560084688232023/

Video link: (Part 2) https://www.facebook.com/dawnphilippines/videos/2697467913801841/

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Understanding the Philippine Universal Healthcare Act and PhilHealth (May 15, 2020) – A special edition of RC Dialogues with Senior PhilHealth Officials, Dr. Shirley Domingo, PhilHealth VP Corporate Communications and Ms. Chona Yap, Senior Manager, Overseas Filipinos Program and  the OFW Community in the Gulf, together with Jason Bucton, FilCom – Dubai & DNE Chairman 2020; Ricky Laxa, The Times Kuwait journalist and GMA7 news correspondent.

Video link: https://www.facebook.com/watch/live/?v=2908227545927583

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The Philippine State and It’s Universal Healthcare Act: Voices of Filipino Migrants on Global Context (May 09, 2020) -An episode of RC Discussions with guests: Rhoderick Ople, President of OFW Watch Italy and Noel Tolentino, Secretary-General of Migrante International – Qatar Chapter.

Video link: https://www.facebook.com/105429971099702/videos/919601678479720/