‘Criminalizing’ dissent, martial law fuel attacks on Philippine environmental defenders

Forty-three land and environmental defenders were killed in the Philippines in 2019, according to a new report from the watchdog group Global Witness.

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Last updated on 30 July 2020

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Philippines
Region: 
Oceania
South-East Asia
Threats: 
Poaching
Illegal trade