Greenpeace Philippines - updates

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'Parada ng mga Parol': Filipinos join worldwide climate strike ahead of COP25 summit

Nov 30, 2019 - 1:54 PM

‘We refuse to inherit a dying planet and a sunken country. We are demanding climate justice,' says strike coordinator Mitzi Tan

Youth Climate advocates and various environmental groups call for a climate justice during the protest in Manila, Philippines on Friday, 29 November 2019. Photos taken by Basilio Sepe/Greenpeace

Climate groups hit Trump for quitting Paris climate deal

Jun 02, 2017 - 7:09 PM

Grassroots communities shall link arms together and vulnerable countries like the Philippines shall continue demanding for climate justice says The Climate Reality Project Philippines

PH gov’t to ship garbage back to Canada

Sep 06, 2016 - 9:34 PM

The justice department is set to file a motion for the execution of the June 30 order of Manila RTC Branch 1 Judge Tita Bughao Alisuag to ship back the wastes to Canada at the expense of the importer

BURDEN. The Philippine government continues to shoulder the costs of keeping 50 container vans of garbage from Canada in its ports. Photo from

Green groups: Lopez is 'right choice' for DENR post

Jun 21, 2016 - 4:31 PM

UPDATED But environmentalists also urge Gina Lopez to make a strong statement rejecting environmentally destructive projects her own family is pushing for

Canada PM Trudeau on trash: We're working on laws for future

Nov 19, 2015 - 8:30 PM

Trudeau does not directly address questions on whether or not Canada will bring home trash illegally shipped to PH

FIXING LAWS. Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau holds a press briefing where he is asked about container vans of trash a Canadian company illegally sent to the Philippines.

Anti-Fisheries Code protest undermines fight vs illegal fishing

Jul 24, 2015 - 7:56 PM

The amended Fisheries Code has saved the Philippines from losing billions of pesos in fish exports to the European Union groups remind those against the new rules

Giving Filipinos the choice of safe and nutritious food

Mar 07, 2015 - 5:07 PM

Proper labeling of products with genetically modified organisms should be mandatory in the Philippines to give consumers a chance to choose safe food a consumers rights group says

Food security amid a changing climate

Nov 02, 2014 - 1:52 PM

A resilient agricultural sector is needed to ensure food security in a country threatened by climate change

Photo exhibit raises awareness of climate change impact

Jun 09, 2013 - 1:56 PM

Greenpeace Philippines kickstarts the World Environment Week with the launch of a 10 day photo exhibit