More than 8,500 people have died in Nepal after strong earthquakes struck the country within three weeks – the first on April 25 and another on May 12.
“Already a Least Developed Country, Nepal is pushed back at least by a decade in its development efforts by this devastating earthquake,” according to Dr. Sarba Khadka of Rural Reconstruction Nepal, one of our member organizations in the country currently doing relief work.
On October 17 we’re raising our fists and our voices to RESIST COAL! RESIST EMERGENCY POWERS! On the National Day of Action Against Coal – under the Reclaim Power Pilipinas banner, our country’s contribution to the Global Week of Action on Energy there will be a concerted mass action nationwide as communities denounce coal as a dirty and harmful energy source.
Locally, we’ll let the President know that COAL IS NOT THE SOLUTION TO THE POWER CRISIS. We’ll let PNOY and Petilla know that we demand RE-al SOLUTIONS FOR THE PEOPLE AND COMMUNITIES NOW!
Participants of the 10th Asia Europe People's Forum in Milan, Italy join the call to ban dirty energy and stop the climate crisis!
Thirteen right based civil society organizations led by EquityBD has organized a human chain and rally demanding Government must redirect subsidy to the community-controlled renewable energy sources instead.
“The fossil fuel industry is the biggest threat to our very existence as Pacific Islanders. We stand to lose our homes, our communities and our culture. But we are fighting back.