LOOK: Commission on Human Rights Chair Chito Gascon presents 2017 budget in Day 3 of HOR deliberations. According to him, CHR is among the gov’t agencies with the smallest proposed budget allocation for 2017. The proposed budget for 2017 is Php36 million higher than current budget.
CHR also asks for Congress’ help to strengthen their investigation and human rights programs. Gascon says they want to strengthen program assisting human rights victims and they want to use their 30th anniversary to promote it.
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