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Cebuanos unfurl floating banner at Ludo coal plant site, join national wave of...

Press release | March 18, 2017 at 12:56

18 March 2017; Cebu City, Philippines – A floating banner was unfurled today near the site of the proposed Ludo coal-fired power station by a stand-up paddling group, to convey Cebuanos’ strong opposition to the project. The demonstration was...

On the Paris Agreement ratification: Real work begins now

Press release | March 14, 2017 at 21:46

Manila, Philippines - On March 14, 2017, the Philippine Senate concurred with the ratification of the Paris Agreement by voting unanimously in its favor. Reuben Muni, Climate and Energy Campaigner for Greenpeace Philippines, said:

Activists stage lightning rally at San Miguel headquarters, launch national wave of...

Press release | March 13, 2017 at 11:46

Manila – Today, coal-affected communities and civil society organizations held a lightning rally in front of the San Miguel Corporation (SMC) headquarters, to demand that the company shut down its coal plants in Limay, Bataan, and shift to...

Shell “knew of climate change danger” since 1991 - Greenpeace response

Press release | March 1, 2017 at 14:26

Manila - A film in 1991, produced by Shell, shows that the oil giant has long known about the catastrophic risks of climate change.

Greenpeace statement of support for the confirmation of Gina Lopez as DENR Secretary

Press release | March 1, 2017 at 10:00

Manila – Amalie Obusan, Country Director of Greenpeace Philippines, said:

EcoGroups Warn Against Plastic Waste Burning

Press release | February 27, 2017 at 11:51

February 24, 2017, Quezon City — Environmental groups in the Philippines warn that proposed plastics investment strategies disguised as “solutions” to marine plastic pollution will only be costly, ineffective and contribute further to...

Smartphones leaving disastrous environmental footprint, warns new Greenpeace report

Press release | February 27, 2017 at 9:51

Barcelona, 26 February 2017 - Smartphone production and disposal over the last 10 years is proving to have a significant impact on our planet, according to a Greenpeace USA report released today. The report shows roughly 968 TWh was used to...

BFAR, private sector, NGOs map out path to sustainable seafood

Press release | February 24, 2017 at 11:35

What will it take to make sustainable seafood a reality in the Philippines?

Global movement promises to fight inequality

Press release | February 22, 2017 at 17:41

Manila, Philippines - Civil society and grassroots organizations from across Asia gathered in Manila on February 21-22 for a strategy meeting to discuss a global campaign against inequality. Calling themselves the Fight Inequality Alliance, the...

Petitioners’ consolidated reply to the respondent Carbon Majors in the National...

Press release | February 14, 2017 at 16:37

Manila – Today, Filipinos demanding climate justice filed their response to corporate efforts to shut down the first-ever national inquiry into the responsibility of the fossil fuel industry and others for the human rights impacts resulting from...

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