'We challenge the newly elected legislators in the 18th Congress to support and pass the House Bill that are both beneficial to the biodiversity and to millions of fishermen and urban poor residents situated around the historic Manila Bay,' Hicap
said theagriculture secretary "forced" the fishermen of F/B Gem-Vir 1 to settle"in behalf of China by using intimidation, deception and public-funded government assistance to pacify their anger." He added Piaol should be made accountable for doing damage control "in the name of absolving the Chinese perpetrators.
As the sister event to the popular Hicap
(Hotel Investment Conference Asia Pacific), Hicap
Update is a mid-yearly forum that focuses on the latest developments in the region's hospitality industry, from finance and investment to architecture and interior design.
said the sham land distribution disadvantaged farmers and violated the pro-agrarian reform ruling of the Supreme Court (concerning the farm) in 2012.
These limited number of grants, jointly offered by HICAP
, its Centre for International Climate and Environmental Research-Oslo (CICERO), GRID-Arendal, and the International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD) are meant to support the efforts of the journalists in need of resources (space, time, and means) to support investigative stories on the impacts of climate change and other drivers of change.
Children of Sweat, a sectoral party at the House of Representatives, the International Fisherfolk and FishWorkers Coalition will join the mission, said Hicap
, adding that environmental groups and local government officials have expressed support for the mission's effort to determine the real environmetal effect of the disaster on the 130,000-hectare Tubbataha Reef.
effectively narrows the fiscal gap between what exists today and what is needed to economically extract some of the ocean's estimated 4.5 billion tons of uranium.
One of our implementations of SHOP is used as an embedded planning module in the Naval Research Laboratory's HICAP
plan-authoring system for noncombatant evacuation operations (NEOs) (Munoz-Avila et al.
'What we demand is justice and for the rights of Filipino fishers to be respected in our own marine territory,' Hicap
According to Hicap
, the deal, without a democratic consultation with the Filipino fishers whose livelihood and rights are at stake because of the deal is 'unacceptable.'
"Aside from the repressive provisions of the existing fisheries law that aim to curtail the fishing activities of small fishers, commercial fishing fleets operated by local politicians, former military and police generals, and influential individuals continue to exploit the resources in the municipal waters," Hicap
Pamalakaya has criticized the Duterte administration for allegedly "turning a blind-eye on the valid reports of the Filipino fisherfolk as well as Kalayaan Mayor Roberto del Mundo about the incidents of Chinese preventing Filipino fishers from fishing in the sandbars located near the Philippine-occupied Pag-asa Island." "Not only the livelihood of our fishermen but also the local food security and domestic industrial development are at stake should our government continue toallow China to illegally occupy and devour our marine and mineral resources in the West Philippine Sea," Hicap