09 March 2017
Foreign mining interests pull strings behind opponents of Lopez' confirmation as DENR Secretary
02 March 2017
24 February 2017
#SupportGina: DENR unionists, environmental activists unite to support Gina Lopez’s big mining campaign
17 February 2017
#SupportGina: Environment groups set actions to support DENR Sec. Lopez’s crackdown on mines
Environmental groups are now amassing support for Department of Environment and Natural Resources Secretary Gina Lopez leading up to her upcoming confirmation in the Commission of Appointments (CA) on March 1.
15 February 2017
Kalikasan lauds DENR Secretary Lopez junking of mining agreements in Philippine watersheds
Environmental activist group Kalikasan People’s Network for the Environment (Kalikasan PNE) lauded the recent move of Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) Secretary Gina Lopez for cancelling some 75 mining agreements located inside watershed areas.
9 February 2017
Malacanang warned against flip-flopping on mine closure and suspension
Environmental activist group Kalikasan People’s Network for the Environment (Kalikasan PNE) slammed Malacanang Palace today with the breaking news that the Duterte administration has stopped the Department of Environment and Natural Resources’ (DENR) closure and suspension orders to some 28 large-scale mining operations to “observe due process.”
02 February 2017
Green group calls for immediate enforcement of suspension, closure orders on 26 large-scale mines
Environmental activist group Kalikasan People’s Network for the Environment (Kalikasan PNE) praised the breaking announcement of Environment Secretary Gina Lopez ordering the closure of 21 large-scale mining operations and the suspension of an additional five more mines.
19 October 2016
‘Bloody Wednesday’ at US embassy condemned as national minorities protesting militarization, plunder violently dispersed
18 October 2016