Progressive fishers decried what they called “fascism in the sea.”
Tags: Pambansang Lakas ng Kilusang Mamamalakaya ng Pilipinas (Pamalakaya)
A reclamation project threatens to bring loss of livelihood and homes to Navotas fisherfolk.
New DENR Order: A ‘Recipe for Destruction’ Fishers group to stage nationwide fluvial protest vs order opening coastal areas to investors
Leaders of the fisherfolk alliance Pambansang Lakas ng Kilusang Mamamalakaya ng Pilipinas (Pamalakaya) vowed to launch a nationally-coordinated fluvial protest on Feb. 24 against a new order from the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) allowing the 25-year lease of idle coastal areas all over the country to big investors. By Gerry Albert Corpuz…