The notion of family is still strongly influenced by rigid norms in this conservative nation.
Activists efforts to repair the Marcos’ family’ public image, but warn that interest in boosting the country’s rights record is limited.
Hundreds of thousands of people worldwide have disappeared due to conflict, disaster and crime. Many are never heard from again.
Crucial polls provide opportunity to confront misogyny in political power and public discourse.
Abuses, including the sexual exploitation of children, rising under lockdown.
Residents of area overrun by militants say that harsh response risks further human rights abuses.
Public hope anti-establishment figures will deliver what current government has failed to do.
Officials insist there is no direct link between Syrian/Iraqi militants and their supporters in Mindanao.
Citizen watch initiative will help ensure funds reach those who need it.