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(Photo: Ezra Acayan/Getty Images)
27 May 20
Abuses, including the sexual exploitation of children, rising under lockdown.
Philippines president Rodrigo Duterte. (Photo: Jes Aznar/Getty Images)
25 May 17
Residents of area overrun by militants say that harsh response risks further human rights abuses.
Philippine presidential candidate Rodrigo Duterte during a labor day campaign rally on May 1, 2016 in Manila. (Photo: Dondi Tawatao/Getty Images)
6 May 16
Public hope anti-establishment figures will deliver what current government has failed to do.
Afghan participants at a September 3 video conference with fellow-peacebuilders from the Philippines. (Photo: IWPR)
8 Sep 15
Experts from seemingly dissimilar countries exchange ideas about how societies can move on from conflict.
A military truck on patrol in Mindanao province after clashes in July 2014. (Photo: Jeoffrey Maitem/Getty Images)
26 Sep 14
Officials insist there is no direct link between Syrian/Iraqi militants and their supporters in Mindanao.
 A man fans flames on a fire in Tanauan on November 19, 2013 in Leyte, Philippines. (Photo: Dan Kitwood/copyright Getty Images)
2 Dec 13
Citizen watch initiative will help ensure funds reach those who need it.
1 Jul 13
Crowd-mapping to monitor local government accountability.
24 Nov 10
IWPR project aimed at combating climate of impunity over extrajudicial killings and enforced disappearances featured on website of leading Philippine broadcaster.
Editorial Comment
28 Oct 10
Military only helps fan flames of suspicion by their refusal to open themselves up to civilian inspection.