Title Philippines: 1. What is the CAFGU? 2. Do authorities have financial programs to assist the livelihood and reorientation of former rebels? Do they extend to former rebels who live overseas, such as Australia? How long is the program offered for? 3. Does the government have special protection/security programs to ensure the safety and security of former rebels? 4. Is there reporting that the NPA or the Philippine security forces harass or attack 'rebel returnees'? Particularly, are 'rebel returnees' that have not been politically active for a decade targeted? 5. Is there reporting of NPA or security force attacks on former CPP-NPA members that were in non-combatant roles? 6. Is there any country information indicating that blacklists of NPA/former NPA members exist? 7. Deleted. 8. Can you provide some background on Bayan Muna?
Publisher Australia: Refugee Review Tribunal
Publication Date 29 September 2011
Country Philippines
Topics Armed forces / Military | Armed groups / Militias / Paramilitary forces / Resistance movements | Livelihoods | Political groups | Political parties | Political situation
Citation / Document Symbol PHL39183
Cite as Australia: Refugee Review Tribunal, Philippines: 1. What is the CAFGU? 2. Do authorities have financial programs to assist the livelihood and reorientation of former rebels? Do they extend to former rebels who live overseas, such as Australia? How long is the program offered for? 3. Does the government have special protection/security programs to ensure the safety and security of former rebels? 4. Is there reporting that the NPA or the Philippine security forces harass or attack 'rebel returnees'? Particularly, are 'rebel returnees' that have not been politically active for a decade targeted? 5. Is there reporting of NPA or security force attacks on former CPP-NPA members that were in non-combatant roles? 6. Is there any country information indicating that blacklists of NPA/former NPA members exist? 7. Deleted. 8. Can you provide some background on Bayan Muna?, 29 September 2011, PHL39183, available at: http://www.refworld.org/docid/505983852.html [accessed 18 September 2014]
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