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Center for Environmental Concerns - Philippines works to cultivate environmental awareness and action, create a community of advocates, and contribute to the defense of ecosystems and peoples through empowering education, community-based research, and people-oriented, patriotic, and scientific advocacy.

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Yolanda survivors, scientists and environmental advocates call for rescinding of Environmental Compliance Certificate of the planned “Great Wall of Leyte” project

December 12, 2016

The People’s Surge Alliance of Disaster Survivors in Eastern Visayas (People’s Surge), the Center of Environmental Concerns – Philippines (CEC), AGHAM (Advocates of Science and Technology for te People) and the Pambansang Lakas ng Kilusang Mamamalakaya (PAMALAKAYA) are holding talks  with the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) and Department of Public Works and […]

Environmental Groups slam abusive & irresponsible mining firms as the 63rd National Mine & Safety Week commences

November 15, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For 63rd National Mine and Safety Week Nov. 14, 2016 REFERENCE:         April Porteria, Research & Advocacy – Coordinator                              april@cecphils.org | 0917-508-8544 Environmental groups criticize the recently concluded mining conference hosted by the Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) on responsible mining […]

Pambansang Konsultasyon ng mga Mangingisda Hinggil sa Pamamahala at Pangangalaga ng Pangisdaan

November 11, 2016

PAMBANSANG KONSULTASYON NG MGA MANGINGISDA HINGGIL SA PAMAMAHALA AT PANGANGALAGA NG PANGISDAAN is a national consultation of fisherfolks to be conducted on November 19-20, 2016 at Religious of Mary Immaculate Claretian Missionary Sisters by Center for Environmental Concerns – Philippines and Pamalakaya – Pilipinas in partnership with KALIKASAN, AGHAM, CP-Union and Environmental Youth Organization.