Category: News

Save Sierra Madre Network Open Letter to the President and the Commission on Appointments

Dear Mr. President Rodrigo Duterte, Senator Aquilino Pimentel- Chairman , Senator Manny Pacquiao- Commission on Environment, and the members of the Commission on Appointments:   May the Powerful One from…
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ATM Statement: ATM lauds DENR cancellation of Tampakan mine environmental compliance certificate

Alyansa Tigil Mina (ATM) welcomes the cancellation of the Environmental Compliance Certificate for Sagittarius Mines, Inc.’s Tampakan Copper-Gold Mining Project in South Cotabato. The struggle against Tampakan mining has been…
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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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Statement of UNLAD-BLFFA in MacArthur, Leyte

Brenie Morcilla Secretary General UNLAD-BLFFA MacArthur, Leyte February 14, 2017 Happy Valentines mga kasama! Batid natin lahat kung gaano kahalaga ang espesyal na araw na ito, ang araw ng mga…
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List of Mining Firms Slapped with Closure Orders

Benguet Corporation Ore Asia Mining and Development Corporation BenguetCorp Nickel Mines Incorporated Eramen Minerals Incorporated LNL Archipelago Minerals Incorporated Zambales Diversified Metals Corporation Mt Sinai Mining Exploration and Development Corporation…
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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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There is no such thing as “responsible mining”

January 5, 2017 Alyansa Tigil Mina (ATM) recognizes the accomplishments of the Duterte administration as it completed its first 6 months in office.  Particularly on the environment sector, reforms that…
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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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