22 Hunyo 2021
PCUP warns vs. inhumane demolitions
The Presidential Commission for the Urban Poor on Sunday raised concern over incidence of demolitions and evictions in Metro Manila and other parts of the country amid the COVID-19 pandemic, and warned local government units that would fail to provide relocation or financial assistance to affected informal settler families.
Undersecretary Alvin Feliciano, PCUP chairperson and chief executive officer, cautioned that failure to provide relocation or financial assistance by LGUs to families affected by demolition and eviction is contrary to the provisions of Section 28 of Republic Act 7279 or the Urban Development and Housing Act of 1992 for a just and humane demolition.
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via | Rio N. Araja, Manila Standard