Rappler's latest stories on land reform Philippines
(UPDATED) The Land Bank of the Philippines, which President Rodrigo Duterte criticized in his 4th State of the Nation Address, says this turnover happened in May 2019
The Department of Agrarian Reform has formed a task force to further expedite the process of converting agricultural lands for residential, commercial, and industrial use
Though the law and government agencies are on their side the farmers remain displaced while the Matias family illegally holds sway over the land
Eighty one Catholic Church leaders urge the Aquino administration to approve land reform bills How are your priests helping farmers enjoy their rights to land?
Catholic leaders including 15 archbishops 59 bishops and 7 church administrators call on President Benigno Aquino III and lawmakers to approve agrarian reform bills
Developments are soon to rise in disputed portions of the land But it s people who should rise Give them land rice food you ll make a much better society
Almost 3 decades after the massacre farmers and workers return to the streets to demand elusive justice