Like many parts of Palawan, the pristinely beautiful and biodiverse town of Culion is being rezoned to pave the way for tourism development that would not bode well for the environment.
Green groups marked Earth Day in Batangas with a fluvial protest denouncing plans to develop a fossil gas facility.
Most people are unaware and do not appreciate the complexity of the interdependence of all life forms on earth of which the human species is an intimate part and whose destinies are intertwined with global warming and life together on the earth. Too many humans are bent on killing the other species and each other.
We deserve better leaders than the ones we have now, currently in office or those running for it. Yet whatever happens after May 9, we still have the climate crisis and environmental decline to address. We need to invest in our sustainable future. That starts with voting wisely.
The activity was part of a project dubbed as “Love, 52” that “calls on candidates to commit to a vibrant democracy that will enable solutions for climate, social, and other issues that matter to the Filipino youth.”