Even as we see an upsurge in carbon neutral pledges and climate emergency declarations we need to emphasize that such pronouncements are empty without a solid commitment in the Nationally Determined Contributions to to keep global warming below 1.5°C in accordance with the Paris Agreement.
International Human Rights Day Protest
On International Human Rights Day environmental advocates and climate justice activists took the streets to protest and at the same time celebrate the contributions of land, sea and forest defenders to the advancement of ecological justice.
Finance in Common Summit Hologram Protest
The global financial architecture should be reformed to benefit people and the planet. We must come together and demand an end to fossil fuel finance, and start charting a Just Recovery plan for all especially the most vulnerable. The money must move towards building sustainable, healthy, and resilient societies.
Kamay Para sa Kalikasan
Together with Youth Advocates for Climate Action Philippines, Kalikasan, Center for Environmental Concerns – Philippines, Nilad and Fridays for Future Internationalwe joined thw Global Strike to sound the alarm for urgent climate action.
Join the Global Climate Strikes Tomorrow
Stay sfe but never silent. Strike against climate injustice tomorrow!
Visit http://yacap.org/strike to know how you can be involved!
SONA 2020 – We Resist As One Planet
As part of the thousands who protested, Environmental advocates and climate justice activists expressed their defiance by bringing together umbrellas to form the sky, the land, and the sea, with the call “WE RESIST AS ONE PLANET” written on them, a reminder to the government to heed the call of the people to protect our environment.
Resist fear. Assist love.
Last night our volunteers held a light painting protest in Quezon City on the eve of Global Pride Day, and hours after Pride protesters were arrested in Manila. We stands in solidarity with the LGBTQ community and their continuing struggle against prejudice and persecution.
Independence Day Grand Mananita against Anti-Terror Bill
On June 12, environmental defenders and climate advocates joined the Grand Mananita against Anti-Terror Bill.
Activism is not terrorism: #JunkTerrorBill
On June 12, Independence Day we will be be joining the GRAND MAÑANITA against the Anti-Terrorism Bill at the University of the Philippines.
Women, history and climate action
This International Women’s Day let us remember that history and feminism are fundamental elements responding to the worsening state of national forgetting and the climate crisis.