Ma. Socorro Diokno

Free Legal Assistance Group, The Philippines


Ma. Socorro Diokno is secretary general of the Free Legal Assistance Group, The Philippines, which provides legal counsel to poor inmates.

Featured Work

SEP 5, 1997 Article

Human Rights Dialogue (1994–2005): Series 1, Number 10 (Fall 1997): Efforts, East and West, to Improve Human Rights Assessments: Articles: Assessing Survival Rights: A New Initiative of the Free Legal Assistance Group in the Philippines

Ma. Socorro Diokno believes FLAG’s work is a first step toward the creation of just social structures that could lead to the full ...