2nd Climate Change & Human Rights Public Hearing (Part 4 of 4)

Video | May 24, 2018

24 May 2018 – The second in a series of hearings in the Philippines into the responsibility of fossil fuel companies for human rights harms resulting from climate change. Over the course of two days, there was a combination of testimonies from international legal experts, national government and local coastal community representatives, marine scientists, agriculturists and other resource speakers.

Resource speakers:

 

Name

Position/Organization

Topic

Timestamp

Francia Encinas


RJ de Ramos


Mr. Isagani Molina


Pablo Taon III


Mr. Noli Abinales

Mr. Noli Abinales (Boat maker and founder-leader of Buklod Tao) together with Pablo Taon III, Francia Encinas and members of Buklod Tao, a people’s organization that reinforces the capacity of communities to respond to disasters and enhance their environment.


Mr. Isagani Molina and Mr. RJ de Ramos from Marikina, community members who experienced Typhoon Ketsana

To share their experience and struggle during the super typhoon Ketsana [“Ondoy”]) and how extreme weather events like Ondoy aggravate people’s poverty and vulnerabilities in the context of an urban poor community in the Philippines

13:34 - 20:58



21:45 - 27:00


27:30 - 31:28



31:54 - 37:00


37:00 - 48:00

48:00-1:00:00

The second in a series of hearings in the Philippines into the responsibility of fossil fuel companies for human rights harms resulting from climate change.