The Ramento Project for Rights Defenders is a Church-based human rights program operated by the Iglesia Filipina Independiente for the cause of human rights, especially of human rights defenders. Its human rights commitments are based on Christian principles and on universal and national human rights instruments. RPRD observes the standards and processes of the rights-based approach.
For this year’s Pride season, they featured different LGBT+ affirming church organizations and and LGBT+ advocates, such as Rev. Joseph Tiu San Jose – pastor of Open Table MCC; Sis. Wylard ‘Wowa’ Ledesma – a transpinay on her way to become an IFI priest, and voices from Kabataang Aglipayano.