Lidy Nacpil is the co-coordinator of the Asia Peoples’ Movement on Debt and Development, the co-coordinator of the Global Campaign to Demand Climate Justice, and a member of the global Coordinating Committee of the Global Alliance on Tax Justice. She also serves as the convenor of the Philippine Movement for Climate Justice and vice president of the Freedom from Debt Coalition.
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Monday, September 23, 2019
Want Real Climate Ambition? Keep Polluting Industries Out and Make Them Pay.
U.N. Secretary-General António Guterres has convened a climate summit this week, which he hopes will spur ambitious action by countries around the world. While the summit has laudably galvanized people, organizations, and governments globally to gather in New York City, unfortunately, Secretary-...
Friday, August 31, 2018
Writing a New Chapter, Not an Obituary, for the Planet
No, it’s not too late to address climate change. No, families with minivans aren’t equally to blame for failing to address the climate crisis as are oil executives who have stopped at nothing to protect their profits. And with respect, no, the only meaningful attempts to address climate change...