[From the web] The Coal Death March: Limay, Bataan’s Case for Climate Justice -by Beatrice Tulagan, ClimateStories.ph

The Coal Death March: Limay, Bataan’s Case for Climate Justice by Beatrice Tulagan, ClimateStories.ph Once upon a time, there was a fifty-seven-year-old grandmother with kind eyes. She was loved dearly in her community for leading the charge against a coal stockpile in her neighborhood. In her spare time, she manned her family’s karaoke bar and…

[Statement] ECCs for coal, blood on AQUINO’s hands -PMCJ

ECCs for coal, blood on AQUINO’s hands, groups say Call for ECC Moratorium, Environmental and Social Audits Pushed Just recently, the threat to humans lives of coal mining and coal power plants has proved its imminence. Another 10 workers have died due to the collapse of an open-pit coal mining of DMCI Holdings in Panian,…

[Press Release] Renergy transformation now power for people! -PMCJ

Renergy transformation now power for people! April 22, 2015   Quezon City, Philippines – On the occasion of the global observance of Earth Day, climate justice groups, non-government organizations and grassroots people’s movement launched today a year-long campaign that would intensify the push for REnergy Transformation or the shift from carbon and fossil-intensive energy systems…

[Press Release] Communities demand consultation on government push for new coal powerplants -PMCJ

Communities demand consultation on government push for new coal powerplants Davao City – “There was no consultation in our community, there is no social acceptance of coal powerplant.“—This is only one of the many concerns of coal-affected communities and electric cooperatives who are currenlty attending the National Peoples Conference on Coal and Renewable Energy. “The…

[Campaign] “It’s more COAL in the Philippines” -PMCJ

Resist Coal! RE-Energize All! Join PMCJ’s pre-Earth Day Action Against Coal by liking our page and sharing the posters “It’s more COAL in the Philippines”. Everyday ’til April 22, 2014. We will publish the 9 coal affected sites across the country and the overall coal trail in the whole country on Earth Day. On Earth…