Archive for the ‘Civil Society’ Category

How much additional budget for "calamities" went to the provinces This infographic by PCIJ deputy multimedia producer Cong B. Corrales shows us how much additional budget from the P14.6 billion supplemental went to the provinces. Click on any of the...

IFJ: Philippines ‘epicenter of impunity’ By Cong B. Corrales Five is a ludicrous number. Especially  when it refers to the years since the single deadliest attack on the Fourth Estate happened, yet justice remains elusive. Five years ago, on...

The conflict in Maguindanao THE social media and coffeeshops are abuzz with talk over President Benign S. Aquino III's admission yesterday, January 28, that there was a lack of coordination in the clash that killed more than 40 policemen in southern...

DAP funds flowed to government agencies after Typhoon Yolanda left a trail of death and destruction in 44 provinces across the Philippines. In this infographics by PCIJ multimedia deputy producer Cong B. Corrales, you can see the top 10 government...

The hidden costs of war in Mindanao [caption id="attachment_17642" align="aligncenter" width="500"] PCIJ FILE PHOTO[/caption] THE CLASH between rebels and policemen that led to the deaths of more than 60 members of the elite Special Action Force in...

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Global Voices Summit 2015 opens in Cebu on January 24 #GV2015 FROM THE OPEN Internet, online civic movements, human rights in the digital age, digital surveillance, multilingualism online, to legal threats against bloggers and activists - all these will...