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#IAmHampasLupa: Back to what really matters

Blog entry by Angelica Carballo-Pago | October 16, 2015 2 comments

Two farmers, different stories. Arthritis-ridden Florencio Urquia wept for his country, a land of almost a hundred million people who seem to forget how to and who tills the soil to produce the food they eat. Last Wednesday, in an...

Greenpeace launches #IAmHampasLupa to spotlight role of youth in addressing food,...

Press release | October 10, 2015 at 17:12

Baguio City – Greenpeace Philippines, in partnership with local organizations, challenged the voting youth to pledge to transform the country’s food and agriculture.

33 reasons why you should join #ReclaimPower

Blog entry by Jenny Tuazon | October 10, 2015

Today I took part in a global action on energy transformation, #ReclaimPower , through the Philippine Movement for Climate Justice 's #CancelCoal protest march in Mendiola, Manila, calling for the cancellation of all approved coal...

Greenpeace urges consumers and investors around the globe to avoid Thai Union Group...

Press release | October 7, 2015 at 17:07

Manila— Greenpeace recently launched a global campaign demanding that the world’s largest canned tuna company, Thai Union Group (TU), take urgent and far-reaching steps to eliminate labor abuse and destructive, wasteful fishing practices from its...

Greenpeace ranks Philippine tuna canneries based on sustainable and equitable...

Press release | October 2, 2015 at 13:28

Quezon City – After months of research and monitoring, Greenpeace Philippines today released a tuna ranking of nine local canneries based on international sustainable and equitable fisheries guidelines. It found that almost all the local...

#PeoplesPilgrimage: Dedicating my first 100-kms for the children's future

Blog entry by Albert Lozada | October 1, 2015

Today, I begin my 1500-km walk from Rome to Paris as part of the People’s Pilgrimage.  The People’s Pilgrimage is a journey of people of all faiths for the care of our common home, ahead of the 21 st Conference of Parties happening...

Greenpeace launches Detox Pilipinas website to monitor chemical and industrial pollution

Press release | September 29, 2015 at 15:16

Quezon City–A day after the celebration of International Right to Know Day, Greenpeace Philippines launched Detox Pilipinas (www.DetoxPilipinas.org), an interactive website that features maps and information about chemical spills, leaks and...

Manila hosts a ‘Green Carpet’ screening of the climate documentary This Changes...

Press release | September 26, 2015 at 23:17

Manila—Ahead of the much-anticipated Paris climate talks set for December, environmental group Greenpeace Philippines, together with DAKILA, Ako Bicol, Aksyon Klima, Philippine Alliance of Human Rights Advocates (PAHRA), and Philippine Rural...

Fisheries stakeholders on the effective implementation of RA 10654

Press release | September 24, 2015 at 16:41

We, the members of conservation and fisheries NGOs, and fisherfolk organizations laud the passage of RA 1065, which amended the Philippine Fisheries Code, and its Implementing Rules and Regulations of the amended Fisheries Code of the Philippines...

A step closer to Climate Justice

Blog entry by Diah Abida | September 24, 2015

I admit, when I initially encountered the term Climate Justice , I found it quite abstract. All I knew was it would look at climate change in a different light - a more human light - and for the first time, the ones responsible for...

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