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Giving the gift of Time

Blog entry by Jerson Hortillosa | December 26, 2018

Sitio Garrison is situated on the highlands of Cordillera Central, in the small town of Itogon, Benguet. Mining has been the staple source of income for residents as far back as the early 1900s, with both men and women doing mining to...

The fake promises of GE crops

Blog entry by Janet Cotter | June 22, 2013

There's been a lot of 'noise' recently about how genetically engineered (GE) crops can help "feed the world", and that they can help agriculture in a climate-affected world. But are these promises real or just hype? If we look at...

'Golden' rice ignores the risks, the people, and the real solutions

Blog entry by Daniel Ocampo | January 9, 2014

'Golden' rice is being promoted by GM advocates as a solution to malnutrition. But it should be for the 'target populations' in the Philippines and elsewhere to decide whether to accept the technology - and they don't want it! ...

Women and Ecological Agriculture

Blog entry by Jenny Tuazon | March 8, 2015

International Women's Day has been observed for more than a century since it began as a special day to promote equal rights, including suffrage, for women. The story of women's struggle belongs to the collective efforts of all who...

Protect Chao Phraya Now, Before it's too Late: Greenpeace

Feature story | May 29, 2009 at 6:00

Greenpeace activists held a banner proclaiming “Protect Chao Phraya Now!” on canoes in Chao Phraya River in front of Wat Arun today to conclude its “Toxic free Chao Phraya’ river tour. Four Greenpeace activists began the unique river journey in...

Sustainable Agriculture Congress

Blog entry by Jenny Tuazon | August 24, 2011

Beyond population growth, and the bleak availability of food for a majority of people and climate change impacts, there are many compelling reasons to start growing for all of us to opt for sustainable agriculture. In fact, it is long...

Negros sustainable agriculture under attack

Press release | August 12, 2009 at 17:09

The Philippines is in danger of losing its organic farming capital because a provincial ordinance promoting sustainable agriculture is under attack. Greenpeace issued the warning today as a series of deliberations are launched in Negros...

Greenpeace activists held a banner proclaiming

Image | May 29, 2009 at 7:00

Greenpeace activists held a banner proclaiming “Protect Chao Phraya Now!” on canoes in Chao Phraya River in front of Wat Arun today to conclude its “Toxic free Chao Phraya river tour. Four Greenpeace activists began the unique river journey in...

Greenpeace activists held a banner proclaiming

Image | May 29, 2009 at 7:00

Greenpeace activists held a banner proclaiming “Protect Chao Phraya Now!” on canoes in Chao Phraya River in front of Wat Arun today to conclude its “Toxic free Chao Phraya river tour. Four Greenpeace activists began the unique river journey in...

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