August 26, 2016

MANILA, 25 August 2016 – Environment and human rights advocates mobilized in front of the Senate today to support Senator Risa Hontiveros’ filing of the Alternative Minerals Management Bill (AMMB).

Thr...

August 24, 2016

MANILA, 24 August 2016 – Anti-mining protesters today stormed the venue of the annual international mining conference sponsored by the Chamber of Mines of the Philippines.

Members of the national coali...

August 23, 2016

Alyansa Tigil Mina, a national coalition of mining-affected communities and their support groups collectively confronting the aggressive promotion of destructive large-scale mining in the Philippines,...

August 23, 2016

MANILA, 23 August 2016 — Leaders from mining hotspots in Luzon led a 300-strong crowd in rallying in front of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) national office in Quezon City...

May 5, 2016

THE PHILIPPINES SHALL ELECT ITS NEW SET OF LEADERS IN A FEW DAYS. EVER SINCE, AND EVEN MORE THAN FOUR DECADES SINCE THE DREADED MARTIAL LAW REGIME WAS INSTALLED, WHEN MARCOS AND CRONIES CONTROLLED THE...

April 26, 2016

ON 5 APRIL 2016 IRMA RELEASED A REVISED DRAFT STANDARD FOR RESPONSIBLE MINING FOR PUBLIC REVIEW AND COMMENT.

RECENTLY, THE INITIATIVE FOR RESPONSIBLE MINING ASSURANCE (IRMA) ANNOUNCED TWO FREE WEBINARS...

April 13, 2016

Alyansa Tigil Mina (ATM), a national coalition of more than 130 members including mining-affected communities, non-governmental organizations, faith-based groups, academic institutions, and other grou...

April 6, 2016

The Green Thumb Coalition (GTC), representing various civil society and environmental organizations, releases the ‘Green Thumb Score Card’ – a set of questionnaires about different environmental issue...

April 4, 2016

20 Years of Focus on the Global South Conference Report

http://focusweb.org/20years/conference-report

Over 120 people representing close to 80 organizations from 20 countries took part in the two-day In...

March 8, 2016

Ang Alyansa Tigil Mina, alyansa ng mga komunidad na apektado ng pagmimina kasama ng mga sumosuportang grupo na lumalaban sa agresibong pagtutulak para sa malawakang pagmimina, ay kaisa sa kumikilala s...

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