Anti-Terrorism Law being Used vs Labor Activists, Must be Junked – Labor NGO

July 4, 2024

July 3 marked the 4th year of the Anti-Terrorism Act (ATA) of 2020. The Rodrigo Duterte and now Ferdinand Marcos Jr governments have consistently weaponized it to attack labor and social activists. The ATA has generally been a minus, rather than a plus, to labor and human rights and must immediately be repealed or junked. […]

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P35 NCR Wage Hike, Too Little amid Non-stop Price Hikes – Labor NGO

July 3, 2024

The amount can’t buy even a kilo of rice or cover the increase in transportation fare. The Center for Trade Union and Human Rights (CTUHR), decries the Ferdinand Marcos Jr government-approved P35 wage increase for private-sector workers in the National Capital Region. The wage hike is completely inconsiderate towards workers and their families who are […]

DOLE Statement on BPO Organizer’s Death Irresponsible

June 11, 2024

The Center for Trade Union and Human Rights (CTUHR) condemns the Department of Labor and Employment’s (DOLE) statement to the International Labour Conference (ILC) about call center employees organizer Alex Dolorosa’s murder in April 24, 2023 as irresponsible, distorting facts and avoiding accountability. The DOLE cannot paint a positive picture of the labor and human […]

Sofitel workers’ jobs should be protected – Labor NGO

June 9, 2024

The Center for Trade Union and Human Rights (CTUHR), an NGO that empowers workers in the formal and informal sectors of the economy in order to claim their labor and human rights, is calling on the government of President Ferdinand Marcos Jr to intervene into the reported closure of Sofitel on July 1 in order […]

ILO confab Told: Philippines not Making Progress on Labor Rights

June 7, 2024

The Center for Trade Union and Human Rights (CTUHR) welcomes the inclusion of the Philippines in the agenda of the International Labour Organization’s (ILO) 112th International Labour Conference, currently being held in Geneva, Switzerland. We tell the ILO’s ILC: the Philippines is not making any progress in protecting labor rights and human rights. The data […]