Category: Statement

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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ATM Statement on recent DENR positions on mining

ATM Statement on recent DENR positions on mining   ATM welcomes the pronouncements of DENR Sec. Gina Lopez on mining issues.  Particularly, we support the moves to immediately conduct an…
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