Members and Friends of ICHRP-US!

The House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Asia, the Pacific and Nonproliferation is holding a hearing on the Philippines this Thursday, July 25, 7 AM PDT / 10 AM EDT. Thank you to all of our members and supporters who advocated tirelessly for this hearing!

But we can’t let up now! It is critical for us to ensure that members of Congress attend the hearing to learn more about the human rights situation in the Philippines and respond to our calls to end support to the Duterte administration.

Take Action:

Call your House representative to urge them to attend the hearing! See
guide here and same scripting listed at bottom of email.

Watch the livestream, host a viewing party, and share the the
livestream link.

Follow, share and retweet @ICHRP-US and @MalayaMovement social media posts

Use Hashtags: #StoptheKillingsPH #CutUSAidPH

Ask your representatives and members of your organizations, advocates, allies and friends to retweet and share @ICHRP-US content

Donate to support the costs of the hearing.

If in Washington DC — Come to a Pre-Hearing prayer at Rayburn at 8:30 AM and join the ICHRP-US and Malaya Movement delegation to the hearing. Contact: ichrpus@gmail.com

ICHRP-US National Secretariat

Call, email, or meeting with your representative on the following
asks:

Hearing by House Foreign Affairs – we request your attendance and support to look into the killings in the Philippines under the Duterte administration

Support H.Res. 233 – to protect the rights of HR Defenders and free Congresswoman DeLima. Also supported by Amnesty International and Human Rights Watch

Use this one-pager as a guide talk about De Lima, HR Defenders and Maria Ressa

Please contact your representative in your area wherever you live,
and especially the members of the House Foreign Affairs Committee and the subcommittee on Asia, the Pacific and Nonproliferation if you are their constituents.