With the ongoing climate emergency and what seems to be an unending cycle of greed of those in position, we need to value and protect what's left of us.
The grave disregard of this government toward the welfare of poor communities and the environment will result in many more disasters, especially now that the climate crisis is getting worse.
Militant fisherfolk group on January 12 staged a protest action against the lifting of the ban on open-pit mining, which the group described as a “major environmental disaster in the making.”
Pro-environment groups described the Philippine government’s decision to lift the nationwide ban on open-pit mining as an “act of cowardice and betrayal” to the people.
The faith-based group calls for a holistic and eco-centric governmental response "rooted in efficiency, accountability, and transparency"