Archive for category: NLE2016

WHAT COULD GO WRONG IN THE 2016 ELECTIONS? A year before elections, watchdog LENTE points out five issues that need to be addressed ASAP

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE A year before the 2016 National and Local Elections, the election group LENTE (Legal Network for Truthful Elections) identifies five concerns/issues that could affect the elections’ credibility.  The five concerns are:  appointments in the Commission on Elections (COMELEC), the system to be used in the elections, COMELEC’s […]

To serve or not to serve? Make us decide – Public School Teachers

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Four days before Congress resumes its session, the three biggest teacher organizations in the country, Teachers’ Dignity Coalition (TDC), Alliance of Concerned Teachers (ACT) and Philippines Public School Teachers Association (PPSTA), called on Speaker Feliciano Belmonte, House Majority Leader Neptali Gonzales and other lawmakers to push for […]

Through the LENS No.1

A working paper presented by LENTE in a multi-sector discussion on issues that would affect the credibility of the 2016 National and Local Elections (2016 NLE) discussion was held last 24 of April 2015 at AIM E-Library. This is the first of a series of working papers that LENTE would […]