This year, the International Coalition for Human Rights in the Philippines will be carrying out the Philippine Election 2022 International Observer Mission (IOM). The IOM will be publishing a series of bi-monthly bulletins leading up to the elections in May. To find a complete list of the bulletins that have been published so far, and to find out more about the IOM, please click here.
This issue of the IOM Bulletin features an editorial on the systematic red-tagging taking place during the current election period. It also features a roundup of recent elections-related human rights violations, updates on the election campaign trail, and updates of the information gathered by IOM observers on the ground.