As we celebrate the National Heroes Day, let’s honor and commemorate the Filipino Green Warriors who have fought and defended our environment against nature oppressors; who spent their lives fighting for Filipino people to have a better place to live in. Get to know our Green Warriors, and their remarkable contribution in protecting the Philippine environment. #NationalHeroesDay2021 #StopMiningPH
By: Karl R. Ocampo - Reporter / @kocampoINQ Philippine Daily Inquirer / 01:22 PM August 19, 2021 MANILA, Philippines – Over 100 irrigation projects nationwide are being threatened by sand and gravel quarry operations, the National Irrigation Administration (NIA) said, prompting it to seek help of other government agencies to strictly enforce laws protecting irrigation systems from extractive industries. NIA said in a statement on Wednesday that there are several sand and grav
The Alyansa Tigil Mina (ATM) stands with Tampakan Forum and to the people affected by destructive mining in South Cotabato. The alliance supports the advocacies and campaigns of the Tampakan Forum; its battle against large-scale mining in Mindanao.
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ATM strongly denounces the move to further open the mining industry in the Philippines, with the publication of the Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRR) of Executive Order 130 series of 2021, or the latest mining policy of the Duterte administration. While it did not lift the ban on open-pit mining, the IRR will usher new a huge wave of mining applications and projects under the pretext that it is an essential industry as part of the economic stimulus and recovery program
The ATM Youth Network is committed to continuously empower the youth to be active citizens who will build a better future for all, especially in the Sites of Struggles (SoS). Today’s youth are the leaders of tomorrow. Young people should be at the center of dialogues as major stakeholders. Let us empower our youth and enable them to build a better world! #InternationalYouthDay #InternationalYouthDay2021