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Deadly rains in Japan point to growing impacts of climate change

Record rainfall across western Japan caused flooding of rivers and landslides. To date, 176 lives are known to have been lost in 13 prefectures. Dozens of people remain unaccounted for and hundreds of thousands of displaced residents are living in …

Mitsubishi UFJ the most irresponsible bank

 350.org Japan presented Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (MUFG) with the “Most Irresponsible Bank Award 2018” as part of a demonstration at MUFG’s shareholder meeting in Tokyo today. MUFG, together with the two other major financial groups in the country, have …

Protestors demand KEPCO to stop new coal projects

On the occasion of the Annual Shareholders Meeting of Korea Electric Power Corporation (KEPCO) in South Korea today, climate justice activists and grassroots leaders from an Asian regional organization as well as Philippine social movements and groups protested in front …

Freedom from coal

It has been a hundred and twenty years since the Philippines declared itself as a nation with the promise of charting its destiny away from the meddling power of the Spanish empire that ruled the archipelago for over 300 years.…