Philippines lower house drastically cuts human rights budget

[JURIST] The House of Representatives of the Philippines [official website] on Tuesday voted 119-32 to cut the annual budget of the Commission of Human Rights (CHR) [advocacy website] down to 1,000 pesos, equivalent to USD $20. CHR originally requested [Reuters report] a budget of 1.72 billion pesos for 2018, an increase from their 2017 budget […]

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