Banana farmers, lawyers laud Congress for agribusiness bill progress, urge to strengthen efforts for fair contracts

Banana farmers and lawyers lauded the Congress for bringing the agribusiness bill hearing to Davao City but continued to urge them to strengthen their efforts in helping farmers revoke and renegotiate their contracts with multinational companies. “This can be truly

NGO assists in filing death declaration for missing “Yolanda” victims

A non-governmental organization assists surviving families of Typhoon Yolanda in filing a Petition for Declaration of Presumptive Death for their missing family members whose whereabouts remains unknown until now. The Initiatives for Dialogue and Empowerment through Alternative Legal Services (IDEALS),