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Caritas Philippines offers help for communities affected by oil spill

Father Gariguez estimated that over 36,000 hectares of mangroves, coral reefs and seagrasses will potentially be affected by the oil spill

Philippine green groups call for cancellation of mining contracts

The protestors warned the government from catering to the "vested interests" of mining companies

At least four dead, tens of thousands evacuated in Malaysia floods

Local reports and social media posts showed images of flooded roads, submerged cars, waterlogged homes and rows of shops closed

Oil from sunken tanker swamps central Philippine coast

Environment personnel "are now focusing on coastal clean-up" given the extent of the affected shoreline

Paghinto ng mining operations sa Brooke’s Point, suportado ng isa pang...

Aniya, ang mga taong nagprotesta “ay kabilang sa nakaranas ng mga pagbaha dahil sa pag-uulan at hindi naman sila nakikinabang sa mining”

Climate campaigners slam Japan’s growing push for fossil gas in Asia

Climate activists said fossil gas is a dirty energy source that is also responsible for more global warming than previously known

Green groups call on governments to halt OceanaGold’s mine expansion

The 37,000-hectare Didipio gold and copper mine straddles the border between the provinces of Nueva Vizcaya and Quirino

‘Listen to the voice of the people,’ bishop appeals on behalf...

“It is only appropriate to respect their rights and listen to their grievances,” said the bishop

Sinking Philippine tanker sparks diesel spill

The incident also prompted Greenpeace Philippines to urge the government to eliminate the country’s reliance on fossil fuels

Countries meet to halt wide-ranging threats against oceans

Some 600 leaders of government, the business sector, green groups and academics will discuss expanding marine protected areas

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