December 19, 2018

Quezon City - Alyansa Tigil Mina (ATM) excitedly welcomes the news today that an international award was given to one its leading human rights defenders from Mindanao.

Mr. Rene Pamplona, Campaign-Advoc...

June 7, 2018

Today is World Environment Day 2018. Alyansa Tigil Mina (ATM), a coalition of environmental organizations, civil society groups, and mining-affected communities, took the streets of the Department of...

November 20, 2017

November 20, 2017

Green groups welcome Pres. Duterte’s announcement that ban on open-pit mining stays

It is already the 11th day of the Manicani Camp outside of the Department of En...

November 10, 2017


November 10, 2017

Alyansa Tigil Mina (ATM), a coalition of organizations and groups who have decided to collectively challenge the aggressive promotion of large-scale mining in the Phili...

October 4, 2017

Oct. 4, 2017

Our alliance is not surprised by the decision of the Commission on Appointments to confirm Sec. Cimatu.  We are frustrated and disappointed.

The CA wants a DENR secretary who will not make...

September 7, 2017

Press Statement

September 7, 2017

The Concerned Citizens of Sta. Cruz, Zambales (CCOS) and the Ang Aroroy Ay Alagaan (4A’s) of Masbate demand the Mines and Geoscience Bureau (MGB) enforce DENR’s closure...

September 4, 2017

Press Release

September 4, 2017

Alyansa Tigil Mina (ATM), a coalition of mining-affected communities and their support groups, rejects the Department of Environment and Natural Resources disposition to...

July 25, 2017

ATM fully supports Pres. Duterte's announcement in his SONA to push for a new mining law. 

However, to address the issues brought by negative impacts of mining, we recommend to Pres. Duterte that a cri...

July 14, 2017

ATM Statement

July 14, 2017

Green groups warn new mining official: follow Digong’s instructions


Screen Capture of a Facebook post showing MGB Dir. W...

7 July 2017

Focus on the Global South

Pablo Solón, the Director of Fundación Solón, former Executive Director of Focus on the Global

South, and former Bolivian Ambassador to the United Nations (UN), is b...

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Minerals extraction has serious social and environmental consequences. People in the Philippines have experienced this first hand. A sound governance...

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November 14, 2018

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