CHR asks government to support free press

CHR asks government to support free press

The Commission on Human Rights (CHR) asked the government to support a free press after the Media Workers’ Welfare was filed again in the 19th Congress.House Bill 454 proposes media workers to entitlements to overtime pay, night shift premiums, and wages that should...
Lawmakers support bigger budget for CHR in 2023

Lawmakers support bigger budget for CHR in 2023

The House of Representatives expressed their support for a bigger budget for the Commission on Human Rights (CHR) after the Department of Budget and Management (DBM) slashed the commission’s budget for 2023. The DBM is proposing a P118,326,000 budget for CHR for 2023....
CHR asks government to support free press

CHR ‘alarmed’ by DND’s termination of UP accord

The unilateral abrogation of the Department of National Defense (DND)DND of its accord with the University of the Philippines (UP) “aggravates the climate of distrust towards the government,” the Commission on Human Rights (CHR) said on Wednesday. In a...