By Lidy Nacpil, coordinator of Asian Peoples’ Movement on Debt and Development (APMDD) Many countries in the Global South are burdened with huge public debts. These rising debts are a drain to public resources that are urgently needed for sustainable development programs, and further pressure Southern governments to prioritize debtContinue Reading

(Originally published in Khaleej Times (published Thu 30 Nov 2023) by Angel Tesorero; Video clip courtesy of Khaleej Times) Standing in solidarity with the people of Palestine, a global network of climate justice and human rights organisations, has called for a permanent ceasefire and scaling up of humanitarian aid inContinue Reading

People and communities demand rapid, equitable and just energy transition to renewable energy systems for long-term energy security and a climate-safe future By Lidy Nacpil Governments and fossil fuel companies have been pushing the expansion of gas energy as a solution to the energy crisis and energy poverty, and justifyingContinue Reading