Tag: #DefendEnviDefenders

[STATEMENT] World Rainforest Day

June 22, 2024

On World Rainforest Day, APNED enjoins all to continue standing for the rights of local and indigenous communities, and other supporting environmental defenders, in protecting our rainforests and fighting climate change.

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Environmental Defenders Call to Make Every Day Earth Day

April 22, 2024

On April 22, we celebrate Earth Day, which started with a million people protesting and demanding environmental protection in the 1970s. After more than five decades, environmentally destructive projects such as mining and large dams still abound and people around the world are still struggling to uphold environmental rights and advocating for environmental protection, rehabilitation, […]

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Free Cambodian environmental defender Koet Saray!

April 16, 2024

The Asia Pacific Network of Environment Defenders supports the call to release Mr. Koet Saray, a well-respected Cambodian environmental defender and student leader, the president of the Khmer Student Intelligent League Association (KSILA).

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[STATEMENT] International Day of Action for Rivers

March 14, 2024

March 14 is the International Day of Action for Rivers. We stand in solidarity with all environmental defenders fighting for their rights to their rivers and life, and demand a stop to the construction of destructive mega-dams.

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Looking back to 2022 and Welcoming 2023!

January 10, 2023

The Asia Pacific Network of Environment Defenders looks back to a challenging but fruitful 2022! We welcome 2023 with open arms, a broader perspective and a much stronger vigour to continue defending the environment!

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Environmental Human Rights Defenders Toolkit is Live!

December 9, 2022

The triple planetary crisis of climate change, pollution and biodiversity loss represents the single greatest human rights challenge of our era. In July 2022, the UN General Assembly adopted a historic resolution on ‘The human right to a clean, healthy and sustainable environment’ (A/Res./76/300). The resolution “recognises that sustainable development, in its three dimensions (social, […]

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APNED at the #COP26

November 13, 2021

Our network attended the side events and demonstrations at the 2021 United Nations Climate Change Conference, known as COP26 in SEC Centre in Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom, from 31 October to 13 November 2021. APNED and Center for Environmental Concerns – Philippines joined London Mining Network at the #COP26 on November 11, 2021, calling to […]

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#StandWithMyanmar

October 15, 2021

A solidarity video from different organizations and individuals to stand up and resist the military junta in Myanmar.

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#DivestTatmadaw

September 13, 2021

Pull out foreign corporations oil, gas, mineral investments and the Burmese military! Support, Sign & Share #DivestTatmadaw @ https://world.350.org/asia/divesttatmadaw/#divesttatmadaw In the aftermath of the unlawful military coup in Burma in February 2021, the Tatmadaw military regime killed, imprisoned, and displaced thousands of people to cling to power. As the military regime continues to brutalize and terrorize protesters, […]

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