Plans for new fossil gas and LNG plants in biodiversity hotspot spark protest in Batangas

As a message urging the protection of the Verde Island Passage, 25 boats participated in a fluvial protest passing through the fossil gas power plant projects along Batangas Bay BATANGAS, Philippines – Local communities, environmentalists, and civil society supporters marked Earth Day in Batangas on Friday, April 22, with a fluvial protest denouncing plans to … Read more

Robredo campaign plants hope and surprises in Central Luzon

MANILA, Philippines – Opposition bet and presidential candidate vice president Leni Robredo’s campaign in Nueva Ecija and Tarlac brought surprises and promises of hope for her supporters in Central Luzon. As Robredo and running mate Senator Kiko Pangilinan continue to campaign all over the country, the tandem and their slate decided to hold a series … Read more