CHILDREN NOT CRIMINALS!
Salinlahi Alliance for Children’s Concerns opposes the proposal to lower the minimum age of criminal responsibility (MACR) of children in conflict with the law (CICL) from 15 years old to 12 years old.
SAVE LUmad schools!
Abuses, violence and exploitation happen everywhere. Alarmingly, the Filipino children tend to become very much vulnerable to these vicious acts due to the prevailing socio-economic and cultural contexts in the Philippines. UNICEF noted that one in every five Filipino children is vulnerable to online sexual exploitation while the Department of Justice (DOJ) released a report last May indicating a 264% increase in cases of online sexual exploitation of children.
NEWS & STATEMENTS
A tip of the iceberg: Salinlahi calls for probe into killing of Fabel Pineda, other state-sanctioned abuses during lockdown
JUST A TIP OF THE ICEBERG: Salinlahi calls for probe into killing of Fabel Pineda, other state-sanctioned abuses during lockdown “This may be just a tip of the iceberg. There are more victims who are Read more…
June 16, 2020 Quezon City – “Children should not be left behind. In fact, they should be placed at the core of all government programs and policies in response to the coronavirus pandemic. In order Read more…
Salinlahi statement regarding the decision of DepEd to suspend face to face schooling until the discovery of a vaccine against COVID-19
Salinlahi statement regarding the decision of DepEd to suspend face to face schooling until the discovery of a vaccine against COVID-19 The Department of Education (DepEd) has failed the children again. This time, it fails Read more…