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Philippine Elections

Peace Process

Everyone wants to have power in this world. Money defines their status quo in life. Through it, they can control everything they want. An existing class arises that controls the proletariat. It seems that, everything I read in the newspapers and articles, disparity would arise regarding these...Read More

JOINT STATEMENT ON THE VIOLENT DISPERSAL OF PROTESTING FARMERS IN KIDAPAWAN CITY NORTH COTABATO

Indigenous Peoples

BULACAN STATE UNIVERSITY COLLEGE OF LAWFRATERNAL ORDER OF HEUREKA AND SORORAL ORDER OF CANDELAApril 06, 2016JOINT STATEMENT ON THE VIOLENT DISPERSAL OF PROTESTING FARMERS IN KIDAPAWAN CITY NORTH COTABATOWe, the Brothers and Sisters of the Fraternal Order of Heureka and the Sororal Order of...Read More

So Another One Dies…

Peace Process

To name some of the deaths in the last five years, we have Atty. Manolo Zerna of Negros Oriental, Atty. Xerxes Balios Camacho, Atty. NicomedesRomagos of Masbate, Atty. SulpicioLandicho of Batangas, Atty. Ernesto Salunat of Nueva Vizcaya, Prosecutor MacadatarMarsangca of Iligan City, Judge Reynaldo...Read More

ISIS, ARE THEY AMONG US?*

Women & Children

God said, through the Holy Qur-an Surah Al-Isra (17:31): “Killing is a great sin” and in another Surah, Al-Ma-idah (5:32)) “If anyone slew a person – it would be as if he slew the all mankind.”But what happened? Killings have become rampant nowadays. People are dropping bodies for what cause? I’ve...Read More

A day behind prison walls

Peace Process

Last August 28, 2015, Palawan Cradle of Rights coordinated with the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology for a visit at the Puerto Princesa City jail where several 4th year students of the Practicum class under Professor Julius Concepcion rendered free legal assistance to the inmates. This...Read More

US-AIR Luzon- Transporting Hope for the Philippines

Environment

The Luzon leg of the United States- Alumni For Institutional Reform (US- AIR) Program flew high on August 14, 2015 with the theme “Institutionalizing Reforms to Promote Political Transparency and Good Governance at the Embassy of the United States of America, Manila. Participants of the said forum...Read More

Legal Aid in the Eyes of a Novice

Indigenous Peoples

I’ve been hearing about it. The idea is thrilling, indeed. Nice clothes…court appearances…rubbing elbows with the who’s who in the legal community…fame and recognition…Who wouldn’t want those? No law student wouldn’t I suppose. From the moment I entered law school, my unwavering goal has always...Read More

US –AIR Mindanao: Now Flying High for Mother Earth

Environment

The Alumni for Institutional Reform (US-AIR) Program aims to bring together alumni of the United States Department of State –sponsored exchange programs and emerging leaders to discuss, strategize, and design a social reform agenda in environment (Mindanao) and good governance and political...Read More

Mentoring Can Be Spelled as F-U-N

Environment

Last June 23, 2015 I got the wonderful opportunity of meeting Attorney Helen Kang and spent a few hours with her, and I must say, when mentoring is as fun as that, who would not love to engage in more mentoring sessions? Definitely, not I. Prior to meeting her, I’ve learned that Attorney Helen is...Read More

Economic and Environmental Development: A daunting task

Environment

Amidst the global and economic development of countries, the environment should not be put at the lowest consideration. Global and economic development should not mean environmental degradation nor exploitation, rather, environmental preservation and conservation for a sustainable environment for...Read More

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Is an Non-Government Organization Catering Youth Services

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Liceo Legal Aid Center (LiLAC) doing business under the name and style of Center for Alternative Lawyering of Liceo is the legal aid center of Liceo de Cagayan University, a privately owned university based in Cagayan de oro City. The group is composed of law students, alumni of the College of Law of the University, and lawyers who are passionate in the practice of alternative lawyering. LiLAC is guided by its vision of a holistic formation of law students committed to the transformation of society by promoting justice, empowerment, unity and peace, through helping the marginalized sector of the depressed areas here in Mindanao, in the Philippines and in the world. While the group was registered only this year with the Securities and Exchange Commission, it has been providing services to marginalized communities in partnership with NGOs for more than 8 years now. LiLAC has more than 50 members, 15 of whom are taking the active role of running the group’s activities.

e-mail:liceolegalaidcenter@gmail.com
twitter: twitter.com/liceolegalaid
facebook: fb.com/liceolegalaidrn

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The Mindanao State University Legal Aid Clinic or Mindanao SULAC for brevity, is the Legal Aid Clinic of Mindanao State University College of law. It is the first and currently the only one of its kind to be established in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM). It strives to cater the legal needs of the underprivileged and/or indigent clients of the Region and to help promote the proper administration of justice as a key to lasting peace in the region and in the country as a whole.

Office Address: 1F MSU College of Law Bldg.,
MSU Main Campus, Marawi City 9700 Philippines
Contact details:
Email: mindanaosulac@gmail.com
Mobile No.: (+63) 907 336 7762

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The Notre Dame university is a Catholic Institution in Cotabato City run by the Oblates of Mary Immaculate and member of the Notre Dame Educational Association Philippines.The Notre Dame University Legal Aid Center started sometime in 2009. Its members are the officially enrolled students of NDU-College of Law.

The following are the official pages and e-mail address of the group:
FB: fb.com/ndulac
twitter: twitter.com/ndulac
Instagram: instagram.com/ndulac
email: ndulac@gmail.com

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The Palawan Cradle of Rights is a unified composition of law students from Palawan State university school of Law, established last August 26, 2013 after the culminating activity of the Basic Orientation Seminar by the US Embassy in partnership with the MYVC.

Through our linkages and with the help of the different Government and Non-government organizations we aim to provide free access to people who need legal assistance.

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The University of Mindanao Legal Aid Network (ULAN) is a non-stock, non-profit, and service institution of the University of Mindanao. As a service institution, it provides legal assistance, advocates human rights and social justice, and facilitates the formation of law students for alternative lawyering. It consists of law students and alumni of the College of Legal Education of the University of Mindanao committed to provide an adequate and greater access to justice of the community through its programs.

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The CENTRO ADVOCACIA LEGAL is organized exclusively for charitable, socio-cultural and educational purposes, more specifically to serve the needs of the marginalized communities specifically children and youth and the minorities in Zamboanga City through Legal Aid Assistance and Human Rights Based Advocacies.