ATM Press Release: CSOs celebrate HR resolution of UNHRC, urges the PH government to follow through

ATM Press Release 14 July 2014   CSOs celebrate HR resolution of UNHRC, urges the PH government to follow through   Human rights (HR) groups and other organizations are celebrating as the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) in Geneva … Continue reading

TFDP Press Release: Human Rights Advocates Say “Never Again to Martial Law!”

PRESS RELEASE 11 JULY 2014   Human Rights Advocates Say “Never Again to Martial Law!”   Quezon City – Human rights advocates led by the Task Force Detainees of the Philippines (TFDP) vow to never let martial law happen in … Continue reading

ATM Press Release: EMB stands firm on Zambales mining suspension

ATM Press Release 2 July 2014   EMB stands firm on Zambales mining suspension   Environmental Management Bureau (EMB) Region 3 denied the request of Eramen Minerals Incorporated (EMI) and Benguet Nickel Mining Incorporated (BNMI) in Zambales to lift the companies’ suspension orders to … Continue reading

Article and photo from Boac Councilor Myke R. Magalang: Ipagdiwang ang tagumpay ng Nevada case settlement negotiation failed!

Ipagdiwang ang tagumpay ng Nevada case settlement negotiation failed!  Sa pinakahuling pagsusumite ng Lalawigan ng Marinduque ng Status Report sa Korte Suprema ng Nevada kaugnay sa negosasyon nito sa Barrick Gold kaugnay sa settlement agreement, sinabi nito na hindi na … Continue reading

Manila Bulletin : Cagayan rejoices over black sand mining suspension (June 27, 2014)

Cagayan rejoices over black sand mining suspension by Liezle Basa Inigo June 27, 2014 Buguey, Cagayan — Three towns of Cagayan – Aparri, Buguey and Lallo – are elated after Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) national office suspended the Minerals Processing … Continue reading

TIME TO CELEBRATE: Friends of the Earth International celebrates an agreement on internationally legally binding rules to stop human rights violations by transnational corporations (27 June 2014)

TIME TO CELEBRATE Friends of the Earth International celebrates an agreement on internationally legally binding rules to stop human rights violations by transnational corporations   MEDIA ADVISORY   Friends of the Earth International   June 27, 2014   GENEVA June … Continue reading