Through our determined campaigning, we help fight abuses of human rights in the Philippines. We bring torturers to justice. Change oppressive laws. And free people jailed just for voicing their opinion. We use our analysis to influence and press governments, companies and decision-makers to do the right thing.
War on Drugs
Amnesty continues to document cases of extrajudicial executions and other human rights violations resulting from anti-drug operations conducted by the state.read more
Indigenous Peoples Rights
Amnesty Philippines supports indigenous communities in promoting and protecting their rights in accordance to national laws and international human rights principles. read more
Amnesty believes in a world that recognizes, accepts and celebrates diversity regardless of any distinction, including sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression.READ MORE
Amnesty Philippines, together with OutRight Action international, the United Nations Development Program and the Commission on Human Rights decided to expand their work on discrimination by consolidating efforts by different sectoralREAD MORE
organizations to combat various forms of discrimination.
Amnesty Philippines spearheaded the first nationwide campaign against torture in the Philippines in 2002. The campaign’sRead more
launch also ushered the formation of the United Against Torture Coalition (UATC).
Rights Based Governance
Amnesty Philippines has been heavily involved in the crafting and effective lobbying for the passage of various laws in the past years. read more