Forest rangers Melvin Akmad and Kukan Maas were both wounded after an unidentified armed man opened fire at around 9pm on July 24.
A network of pro-environment organizations has challenged the city government of Dumaguete to uphold its climate policies and scrap the proposed reclamation project.
Philippine health professionals called on President Rodrigo Duterte to uphold the ban on garbage incinerators ahead of his State of the Nation Address this month.
A Catholic bishop has reaffirmed his commitment to oppose mining following the decision of the Philippine government to allow OceanaGold Corporation to restart its operations.
The petitioners said the project “will result in grave violations" of the people’s right to health and a balanced and healthful ecology