CSOs participate in updating the Land Development Sector Framework

Wednesday August 2, 2017

Land governance in the Philippines remains a big challenge as land deprivation, problematic land information and valuation data, complex and tedious bureaucractic processes, overlapping tenurial policies, highly sectoral approach in addressing land issues, and absence of alternative dispute resolution mechanisms worsen the presence state of the issue. These multi-faceted concernsRead More

Jaybee Garganera of ATM leading the mobilization in front of the DENR Office. Photo by Denise Musni.

Environmental groups call for the passage of “Green Bills”

Wednesday July 26, 2017

Environmental groups marched to the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) Central Office on 20 July 2017 to urge the government to take actions on neglected environmental policies from President Rodrigo Duterte’s Philippine Development Plan. The march[1] – dubbed as “Malasakit sa Tao at Kalikasan, Igiit at Ipaglaban! AMMB, NLUA atRead More

Infographics by Gene Paolo Gumagay. Credits to RealTalk.

#AgriFYI: DENR and agrarian reform

Monday July 24, 2017

We are sharing this news posted by RealTalk on 11 July 2017 featuring our 2016 Land Reform Monitoring on the Status of tenure reform  in public lands under the Comprehensive Agrarian Reform Program. MANILA, Philippines – It has been three decades since the Comprehensive Agrarian Reform Program (CARP) has been instituted.Read More