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The Transitional Justice Peace Agreements Database.  
Database - Record for : Joint Agreement in Support of Socioeconomic Projects of Private Development Organizations and Institutes
Record 420

Country :


Agreement Title/Name:
Joint Agreement in Support of Socioeconomic Projects of Private Development Organizations and Institutes
Year :
Date Signed :

16 March 1998

Summary :

GRP agreed to respect, encourage and extend appropriate support to private development organisations and institutes carrying out various programmes, projects and activities including those aimed at promoting a just and lasting peace; to engage in research and planning for the Filipino people?s empowerment and development; to promote respect for human rights and relief and undertaking relief and rehabilitation programmes. Agreed the organisations would raise, manage and use such financial resources as necessary, and would have access to such sources of funding and resources as are available to similar organisations in the Philippines and abroad.

Parties :
Govt of the Rep of the Philippines (GRP), National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP)
Third Parties :
Statehood/Identity :
Not Applicable
Governance/Democratic Inst :
Not Applicable
Women :
Not Applicable
Amnesty :
Not Applicable
Past Mechanism :
Not Applicable
Prisoner Release :
Not Applicable
Victims :
art. 1.4 to support programs and projects of relief, rehabilitation and development victims of HR abuses, and (1.6) generate means of livelihood for them
Criminal Justice Reform :
Not Applicable
National Human Rights Inst :
Not Applicable
Human Rights Framework :
Not Applicable
Judicial Reform :
Not Applicable
Policing :
Not Applicable
Refugees/Land :
Not Applicable
Civil Society :
Entire agmt providing for govt to 'respect, encourage and support' development activities of private dev orgs: Art. 1 section 2 'The aforesaid orgs and institutes.. Shall be self-governing and independent, as may be provided for in their respective charters. In order to transact business and carry on their work, they shall take an appropriate legal status and juridical personality. Section 3. The orgs and institutes referred to in the preceding section are legitimate orgs entitled to all the rights, privileges, protection and legal remedies enjoyed by other similar orgs. Accordingly, they and their personnel shall not be subjected to discrimination or any other form of prejudicial action.
Dev& Socio-Economic Rights :
Entire agmt concerns socio-economic development- providing for govt to support such activities of private dev orgs
Enforcement Mechanism :
International Community :
UN Involvement :
Source :

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