Apr 26, 2016 ... Said amendatory law gives the Human Rights Victims' Claims Board (The ... After
such period, it shall become functus officio. ... before it is able to distribute
reparations to victims of Martial Law abuses as mandated by R.A. No.
What are human rights? ... Reparation for Victims of Gross Violations of
International Human Rights Law .... of their families and witnesses, before, during
and after judicial, administrative, or other proceedings that affect the interests of
Mar 13, 2014 ... MANILA - The human rights victims under the martial law regime of former ... to
get their reparation by 2016, or before President Aquino's term ends. ... billion to
the victims, intends to start accepting applications next month. ... The board has
15 days to complete the IRR after members have been organized.
Reparation is a principle of law that has existed for centuries, referring to the ...
International human rights treaties and instruments provide that victims of ...
Feb 2, 2016 ... Pimentel said he sought for extension of the life of the board after the claimants ...
applications for the reparation and/or recognition of human rights victims. ... Since
the board received about 378 percent more applications than what was ... Victims
of human-rights abuse during martial law have expressed ...
One way is through compensation programs and reparations for the victims of ...
Customary international law suggests that the victims of human rights ... human
rights violations and publicly expose the truth of what happened are crucial. .....
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Nov 12, 2014 ... The next step is to weed out the false claims, says Lina Sarmiento, ... Human
Rights Victims' Claims Board chair Lina Sarmiento provides updates on the
status of reparations claims for human rights violations during the martial law ...
This number is more than double what the board had expected and ...
May 26, 2016 ... For these victims, reparations are not just necessary to ease their suffering or ...
reparation for gross violations of international human rights law and ... After the
post-election violence in Kenya, the government formed a Truth, ...
May 8, 2013 ... Keywords: Gross human rights violations, redress, rehabilitation, torture,
reparation ... Demand for the rights of victims and survivors of crimes against
humanity to ... Achievements in international criminal law are reflected in the
coming into force of the Rome ... After all justice for them is what this is all about.
Reparations seek to recognize & address the harms suffered by human ... a legal
duty to acknowledge and address widespread or systematic human ...
Reparations publicly affirm that victims are rights-holders entitled to redress. ...
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