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  • Um

    Blogpost by Chuck Baclagon - September 14, 2009 at 9:39 1 comment

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    After walking 3 days under the scorching sun for the Chang(e) Caravan, I am welcoming the thunder storm that is raging while we seek shelter under the roof of a Buddhist temple at Nakhonratchasima Province in Thailand.

    For 15 days, I am part of a team ... Read more >

  • September 12, 2009

    Om Jai Shri Ganesha! As is the practice amongst millions of believers, especially the Hindus, the blessings of the elephant-headed god, aka Ganapati, the remover of obstacles and god of all beginnings, were sought today to launch the... Read more >

  • Countdown

    Blogpost by Chuck Baclagon - September 8, 2009 at 17:23 4 comments
    Some 70 bikers from the Makati City LGU and from the Global Campaign for Climate Action (GCCA)-member organizations before the 90 Days To Copenhagen Bike Tour.
    Some 70 bikers from the Makati City LGU and from the Global Campaign for Climate Action (GCCA)-member organizations before the 90 Days To Copenhagen Bike Tour.

    We all have the tendency to do countdowns.

    I remember when I was younger that I used to count... Read more >

  • Are Cities Sustainable?

    Blogpost by Chuck Baclagon - September 8, 2009 at 14:38 7 comments

    A reporter from Dubai phoned last week and asked, "Can Dubai become a sustainable city?" and specifically, "Could the tourism industry be sustainable?" In the age of global warming and declining fossil fuels, the entire airline industry is probably no... Read more >

  • Aerial spraying and Silent Spring

    Blogpost by Chuck Baclagon - September 7, 2009 at 14:47 1 comment

    Last Friday, I marched along with other eco-groups and farmers from Davao against aerial spraying in Davao, a practice which the American marine biologist and nature writer, Rachel Carson once described as a ‘poison rain,’ in her monumental work the S... Read more >

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