KMP Deputy Secretary-General Willy Marbella said the decision of Executive Secretary Paquito Ochoa should be investigated by the committee on agrarian reform of the House of Representatives.
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By Rainier Allan Ronda and Delon Porcalla (The Philippine Star) | Updated February 17, 2014 - 12:00am
IMPHAL, January 31: The Centre for Research and Advocacy, Manipur, organised a consultation on "Land Grabbing in Manipur” at Manipur Press Club on Friday.
Written by Jovee Marie N. dela Cruz
Party-list Rep. Fernando Hicap of Anakpawis said since the Philippines’s entry to the WTO, several anti-peasant laws were passed by the body, most of which are within the framework of the World Bank market-assisted land reform and free-market globalization.
“Living with fellow peasants, farm workers and fisher folks is very tiring but enjoyable and most of all challenging. Working with peasants needs perseverance and courage, for them to know, internalize and defend their rights as a citizen of the country until one day they were already helping others to help themselves” – Ka Greg