November 29, 2015 - As in many cities around the world, citizens took the streets to make a stand for climate justice and global solidarity. In the Philippines around 15,000 people mobilized, coming from different sectors in Metro-Manila alone, including the Church, the urban poor, women, mining-affected communities, staging a very successful 'Climate Walk'.
In five other city centers, we were able to mobilize around 15,000 more. The nationally-coordinated actions called "March for Climate Action-Pilipinas, participated in by over 50 national and local organizations, coalitions, alliances, community-based and people's movements. Freedom from Debt Coalition (FDC) spearheaded the march in one of the six routes: the Justice and Reparations for Climate-Affected Peoples.