[From the web] Civil society coalition slams anti-poor Manila Bay reclamation project -Focus on the Global South

Civil society coalition slams anti-poor Manila Bay reclamation project Manila Bay Para sa Tao slams anti-poor reclamation project A group composed of fisherfolk, non-government, women, urban poor, student organizations, and other civil society groups marched to the Department of Agriculture (DA) office today to campaign against the over 24,000-hectare reclamation of Manila Bay that is…

[Press Release] Fisherfolk Call On Government: Save Philippine Fisheries, No to Reclamation of Manila Bay -PANGISDA

Fisherfolk Call On Government: Save Philippine Fisheries, No to Reclamation of Manila Bay Manila— Fishermen from various towns surrounding Manila Bay, led by Progresibong Alyansa ng mga Mangingisda or PANGISDA marked Fisherfolk Day with a fluvial parade. The parade which traversed the length of Manila Bay from Navotas, Las Piñas,Parañaque, Baseco to Philippine Senate aims…