Founded in 1945, The Women’s International Democratic Federation (WIDF) has its roots on the fight of women, for national independence and peace all over the world. WIDF is a federation of women of all ages, creeds, religions, identities, cultures, diverse levels of instruction and coming from countries in Asia, Africa, Latin America, Carribean, Pacific, Europe, Middle East, North America. Rooted on the fight of women, for national independence and peace to all over our planet, it relies on the force and commitment of women for life and for the service of the people.
Bayan Muna (People First) is a national political party committed to the politics of people empowerment and social change. It topped the 2001 and 2004 partylist elections garnering the maximum three seats in the Philippine House of Representatives where it actively pursues a nationalist and democratic people's agenda. It is also active in the parliament of the streets engaging in direct actions on a variety of people's issues and concerns.
KALIKASAN-People's Network for the Environment is a network of people's organizations (POs), nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) and environmental advocates. It aims to address environmental issues but in such a way that primacy is given to the people—especially in the grassroots level—who constitute the overwhelming majority of the population. All environmental causes shall thus have the people's interest at their core.
Bulatlat is an alternative online news agency that seeks tocontribute to the fight for truth, freedom, oppression, and against the abuseand misuse of power by the country’s top political leaders.
The Children's Rehabilitation Center (CRC) is a non- stock, non-profit, non-government institution serving children and families who are victims of state violence in the Philippines. Its services are focused on children in the rural and urban areas who suffer physical health problems, emotional disorders and social maladjustments due to traumatic events such as arrest, torture, forced displacement, strafing, bombing, massacre, disappearance and other forms of human rights violations.
GABRIELA Philippines is a movement of Filipino women that deals distinctly with the problems of women as women, working to free women from all forms of economic and political oppression and discrimination, sexual violence and abuse, neglect and denial of their health and reproductive rights. It is a movement integral to the national liberation struggle for sovereignty, a democratic and representative government and equality between women and men in all aspects of life.
KARAPATAN is an alliance of individuals, groups and organizations working for the promotion and protection of human rights in the Philippines. Its founders and members have been at the forefront of the human rights struggle in the Philippines since the time of Marcos’ martial law regime.
The Women's International League for Peace and Freedom (WILPF) is an international Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) with national sections, covering all continents with an international secretariat based in Geneva,and a New York office focused onthe work of the United Nations. Since 1915, WILPF has brought together women from around the world who are united in working for peace by non-violent means, promoting political, economic and social justicefor all.
The Asia Pacific Forum on Women, Law and Development is an independent, non-government, non-profit organization. It is committed to enabling women to use law as an instrument of social change for equality, justice and development. It has a consultative status at the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations (ECOSOC).
The Center for Women's Resources (CWR) is a non-stock, non-profit, non-governmental women's service institution that provides research, education and training, advocacy and publications, library and databanking service for and about women.