Last week the Timor-Leste Fragility Assessment Workshop held in the Ministry of Finance received a number of special visitors. The Secretary-General of the United Nations, Mr. Ban Ki-moon, the Prime Minister of Timor-Leste, His Excellency Kay Rala Xanana Gusmão and Chair of the g7+, Timor-Leste’s Minister of Finance Her Excellency Emilia Pires, all spoke about […]
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Secretary-General of the United Nations Ban Ki-moon attends the Timor-Leste Fragility Assessment Workshop
Philippine activists call to end humanitarian crisis in Kachin State and sectarian-violence between Buddhists and Muslims in Arakan
Free Burma Coalition – Philippines (FBC-P) and Asia Pacific Solidarity Coalition (APSOC) For inquiries: Call (632) 435-2900 or (632) 911-0205 look for Gani Abunda or +63 947-7079872 “The recent humanitarian crisis in Kachin state and the worsening sectarian violence in Arakan clearly illustrate that despite the perceived democratic reforms, human rights violations continue to thrive […]
“Your work has significantly contributed to my freedom” Calling directly from Rangoon, Min Ko Naing, a prominent student leader in Burma’s country-wide pro-democracy uprising in 1988 expressed his deep appreciation to the Philippine solidarity activists under the Free Burma Coalition-Philippines during the coalition’s public forum held at the University of The Philippines, Balay Kalinaw on […]
“You and I, all of us should find a viable solution for lasting peace in our country. That is my bottomline. I add my voice to the One Million Voices for Peace Campaign in The Philippines.” Thus said Philippine showbiz’ “King of Talk” Boy Abunda as he officially endorsed the One Million Voices for Peace […]
Madrid, Spain (19, Nov)– Current and former diplomats and officials of regional inter-governmental organizations endorsed a campaign for a negotiated political settlement of the armed conflicts in the Philippines in a conference between civil society and multi-laeral organizations in Madrid today. Two Deputy Secretary-Generals of regi0nal formations, a former Secreteray General of the Association of […]
The Initiatives for International Dialogue (IID) is a Philippines-based advocacy institution promoting human security, democratization and people-to-people solidarity.
IID conducts policy advocacy and campaign programs on Burma, Mindanao, Southern Thailand, West Papua, and East Timor.