Church and pro-environment groups have challenged a corporate giant to abandon all coal projects to prove its recent stance on sustainable energy is not "just a publicity stunt."
Environmental scientists have raised concerns over a reclamation project that they said would "bury" the remaining marine ecosystems in the central Philippine city of Dumaguete.
A committee in Congress has approved a bill seeking to declare a portion of the Philippine Rise as a protected area on July 7.
Pro-environment groups in the Philippines scored a victory after the country's energy department announced the cancellation of three coal-fired power plant projects on July 2.
IN PHOTOS: Dumagat IPs providing produce, Zero-waste initiatives on display at Metro Manila community pantries
The Dumagat Remontado, the indigenous people of Daraitan, Rizal, provided produce which were brought directly to community pantries in Metro Manila.