Jay-ar Mercado

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Country:The Philippines

Department/Province/State:Oriental Mindoro



Date of Killing:26/01/2020

Previous Threats:No information

Type of Work:Community leader

Organisation:Bigkis at Lakas ng mga Katutubo sa Timog Katagalugan (BALATIK)

Sector or Type of Rights the HRD Worked On:ESC Rights

Sector Detail:Indigenous Peoples' Rights

More information:Front Line Defenders

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URLs (links) of Interest
Photograph.- Umali, J., “Gov’t prevents kin of slain activist from claiming remains”, Bulatlat, 3 February 2020.
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