Category: Press Release

ATM Statement on the new rules of Commission on Appointments

March 7, 2017     ATM Statement on the new rules of Commission on Appointments     Alyansa Tigil Mina strongly questions the new rules adopted by the powerful Commission…
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ATM Press Release: Green groups laud decision to stop mining in watersheds

Demand confirmation of Gina Lopez as DENR Secretary   Alyansa Tigil Mina (ATM) lauds the decisive action of DENR Sec. Gina Lopez in issuing “show-cause orders” to 75 mines located…
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ATM Statement on the Closure and Suspension Orders of Mining Projects by DENR

February 2, 2017   ATM lauds the recent pronouncement of DENR Sec. Gina Lopez ordering the cancellation of 23 mining projects and suspending the operations of five other mining firms.…
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Envi groups call for closure of erring mining firms

Alyansa Tigil Mina PRESS RELEASE February 1, 2017 Around 1,000 green activists marched towards the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) central office in Quezon City to demand for…
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PRESS RELEASE: Advocates march to Senate, back Hontiveros’ filing of alternative mining bill

PRESS RELEASE Advocates march to Senate, back Hontiveros’ filing of alternative mining bill MANILA, 25 August 2016 – Environment and human rights advocates mobilized in front of the Senate today…
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PRESS RELEASE: Activists storm mining conference

Alyansa Tigil Mina PRESS RELEASE Activists storm mining conference MANILA, 24 August 2016 – Anti-mining protesters today stormed the venue of the annual international mining conference sponsored by the Chamber…
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PRESS RELEASE: Anti-mining group urges Lopez to clean DENR ranks

PRESS RELEASE Anti-mining group urges Lopez to clean DENR ranks MANILA, 23 August 2016 -- Leaders from mining hotspots in Luzon led a 300-strong crowd in rallying in front of…
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Anti-mining advocates launch fresh bid for alternative mining law

PRESS RELEASE Anti-mining advocates launch fresh bid for alternative mining law MANILA, 22 August 2016 – Civil society network Alyansa Tigil Mina (ATM) today launched a series of mobilizations and…
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For an Alternative Minerals Management Bill – Statement of Akbayan Senator Risa Hontiveros

PRESS STATEMENT August 22, 2016 Contact: Gibby, 0917-558-3823 For an Alternative Minerals Management Bill Statement of Akbayan Senator Risa Hontiveros I stand in solidarity with the Alyansa Tigil Mina (ATM)…
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Solidarity with and Justice for Indigenous Peoples!

ATM Statement on the International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples Solidarity with and Justice for Indigenous Peoples! August 9, 2016 Alyansa Tigil Mina, an alliance of mining-affected communities and…
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