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Landlords’ CARPER

The weaknesses of CARP are not unknown. There are numerous studies which highlight the institutional failures of the Department of Agrarian...

Typhoon Yolanda survivor, rights groups call on UN to probe Aquino govt’s slow, inefficient response

Through an oral intervention delivered before member states of the United Nations Human Rights Council in Geneva last Thursday, typhoon Haiyan/...

Carper slammed, Garb pushed in agrarian reform situation

IN ITS 26 years, the country’s Comprehensive Agrarian Reform Program (Carp) has not lived up to its full potential of distributing land to the...

On CARP expiration: Why weep for something we wish was dead?

As program’s actual worth can be summed by rearranging the letters its acronym – CRAP, the organized farmers are in no way willing to ask crumbs...

Asserting right to land, tilling for survival: Bukidnon farmers collectively farm to prepare for El Nino, harassed by CMU guards

The rice seeds sowed by the farmers in their previous four days of Operation Tikad were also destroyed by hired men of Philippine Rice Research...

Two year-old child dies as TINDOGA members continue to suffer inside their make-shift shanties

Regional indigenous peoples’ (IP) group, Kalumbay, expresses utmost sympathies to the parents of two year old Bilson Agdahan, who died because of...

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