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Elisa Badayos

Elisa Badayos, Philippines

Elisa was the coordinator for the human rights organization Karapatan in Negros Oriental Province in the Philippines.

She also served as an organiser of urban poor communities in Cebu Province, and worked with Desaparecidos, an organization of families of the disappeared.

Elisa and two of her colleagues were killed on November 28, 2017 by two unidentified men at Barangay San Ramon, Bayawan city in the Negros Oriental province during a mission to investigate alleged land rights abuses in the area.

She is survived by four children.

 


 

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Date of death / disappearance
Cause of death / disappearance
Killed
Category
Civil & Political Rights
Region
Asia
East and South East Asia