Category: News

ATM – TFDP Job Announcement – March 21, 2017

ATM – TFDP Job Announcement – March 21, 2017 The Task Force Detainees Philippines (TFDP) / Alyansa Tigil Mina (ATM), is looking for qualified applicants for the following full-time, project-based…
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Mining and the Philippine Economy: Some Facts and Figures

By: James Mathew Miraflor Original post: http://bit.ly/2nBQPtP   When Philippine Environment Sec. Gina Lopez decided to suspend permits of 75 mining contracts, the national debate on the importance of the mining…
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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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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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