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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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Statement: It’s time to end the destructive mining regime! Ensure accountability and justice for all mining-related violations and abuses!

Statement, 23 August 2016 It’s time to end the destructive mining regime! Ensure accountability and justice for all mining-related violations and abuses! Alyansa Tigil Mina, a national coalition of mining-affected…
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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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Statement during the Anti-Mining Solidarity Week (22-26 August 2016)

It’s time to end the destructive mining regime! Enact the Alternative Minerals Management Bill! On August 23-25, the Chamber of Mines of the Philippines (COMP) is again hosting an International…
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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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2016 AMRSWP Convention Statement (Association of Major Religious Superiors Of Women in the Philippines)

    With a 47-year history of prophetic  engagement, as an Association of consecrated persons, making visible God’s merciful Face through our congregational  charisms and in solidarity with the suffering…
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ATM Statement on Mining in Nueva Vizcaya

July 21, 2016 ATM Statement on Mining in Nueva Vizcaya   ATM welcomes the commitment of Sec. Gina Lopez to investigate the planned expansion of mining operations by Oceana Gold…
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