Helping communities address environmental challenges

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.

Latest news

Now available: Mining Primers

April 11, 2018

The Center for Environmental Concerns – Philippines has launched the Mining Situation 2018 and People’s Mining Bill Primer (in English and Filipino). To request for an e-copy of both publications, email info@cecphils.org.

2018 Call for Interns

April 9, 2018

Calling environmental advocates! We welcome local and international internships, institutional linkages and individual volunteer work.

Environmental Defenders Are Not Terrorists!

March 22, 2018

The Center for Environmental Concerns-Philippines strongly condemns the inclusion of many environmental defenders in the so-called “terror list” of the Philippine government. This is a clear attack on the environment, and people’s civil and political rights. In this time of environmental crisis, those that protect it should be considered heroes instead of terrorists.