Our Resistance, Our Hope: Unity Statement of the International People’s Conference on Mining

Our Resistance, Our Hope: Unity Statement of the International People’s Conference on Mining

Members of communities resisting mining, social movements, NGOs, academics, unions  and several members of the Yes to Life, No to Mining Network united at the recent International People’s Conference on Mining in Manila, Philippines, to make the following statement and commit to working together to end wanton extractivism.   July 30 –...

Philippines: Environmentalists hold protest-dialogue to reject multinational mining in Lobo

Philippines: Environmentalists hold protest-dialogue to reject multinational mining in Lobo

Press release by Kalikasan PNE on 17/07/15.   Around 500 protesters from Lobo, Batangas trooped today in front of DENR main office to demand the disapproval of the environmental compliance certificate (ECC) application of and nullify the mining permit of Mindoro Resources Limited-Egerton Gold Philippines (MRL-Egerton) in Lobo, Batangas.  ...