Candlelight Vigil for Justice
19 Sep 2015
6:00 PM - 6:00 PM
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Support the Lumads, support the Filipino people
Human rights in the Philippines Now!
The Lumads (Indigenous Peoples of the Philippine island of Mindanao) have established 146 community schools and programs and are providing education for Lumad children. State forces under the Phil Pres. Aquino’s counter-insurgency program – the Operation Bayanihan, are now attacking these community schools. There is also an allegation that a Lumad girl (14 yrs. old) — has been found to be raped while under military custody. The police have asked the Philippine Army to present the three soldiers suspected of raping the Lumad girl.
For more information call
Peter Murphy: 0418 312 301 Jane Brock: 0410 453 459
Edwin Subijano: 0409 461 600 Peter Brock: 0425 363 370
Organisers: Migrante Australia, Action for Peace and Devt in the Philippines (APDP), Philiipines-Australia Union Link (PAUL), International Coalition on Human Rights in the Philippines (ICHRP) &
Philippines Australia Women’s Association (PAWA) – Gabriela
Email: email@example.com (Attention: Bong Andres)