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Posts Tagged ‘APECO’

Farmers, fisherfolks, indigenous people and residents of Casiguran organise against the Mega-Project APECO (Philippines)

Sunday, February 12th, 2012

325 receives & transmits:

On the 3rd weekend in February, a two-day International Solidarity Mission (ISM) to call for international and local support against the Aurora Pacific Economic Zone and Freeport Authority, better known as APECO, will happen. This mission will be highlighted by an on-site visit of Swiss, Dutch and Filipino faith-based leaders, local anti-APECO support groups, representatives of the CHR and NCIP, and media around the area of the eco-zone on February 17 and 18, 2012. (more…)

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Defend Ecology Network presents Abolish APECO (Philippines)

Wednesday, May 18th, 2011



Defend Ecology Network

presents

Abolish APECO – Awareness Night Against APECO

& release of Punkista Zine and Infested Mind Zine

An Open Jam Session

May 28 2011
Sat. 6PM

ETNIKOBANDIDO INFOSHOP
157 E.Mendoza St.Buting Pasig City Philippines 1600
etnikobandido_at_riseup.net
Trade of zine and donations for anti-APECO campaign are welcome.

Note: APECO = Aurora Pacific Economic Zone and Free Port, a huge capitalist industrial development threatening the lives and environment of a large number of people, animals, fish and nature, whilst being promoted as an ‘ecological development’ by the insidious ‘green-wash’ public relations of professional advertising companies.

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Anti-APECO Caravan in Aurora Province (Philippines)

Thursday, April 14th, 2011

APECO = Aurora Pacific Economic Zone and Free Port, a huge capitalist industrial development threatening the lives and environment of a large number of people, animals, fish and nature, whilst being promoted as an ‘ecological development’ by the insidious ‘green-wash’ public relations of professional advertising companies. This is a report 325 received from our correspondent there:

Last April 7 and 8 (2011), a huge crowd of approximately 500 people participate to support the two days Anti-APECO Caravan Rally. This people are came from different sector such as farmers, fisherfolks, students, womens sector, indigenous community and churches. They are all against the APECO development because of the unlawful, inhumane and destructive aspects of this governmental project that will affect the natural resources, livelihood and all the inhabitants that already live here. (more…)

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Against the Aurora Pacific Economic Zone and Free Port Development Project (Philippines)

Thursday, March 31st, 2011

325 received this following message from the Philippines, where struggling indigenous people, the Agta-Dumagat Tribe, and their allies are resisting a huge mega-project of capitalist development/tourism/industrialism in the Aurora region, which is being heavily ‘green-washed’ by public relations/advertising companies for the purpose of hiding the destructive nature of the plan. (more…)

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