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Greenpeace Southeast Asia (Philippines) v. Environmental Management Bureau of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources

Greenpeace Southeast Asia (Philippines) v. Environmental Management Bureau of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources, CA-G.R. SP NO. 00013  (May 17, 2013)
Court of Appeals 

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National REDD+ Strategy (August 2010)

Please click on the .pdf link to download this document.  Note it is 110 pages long. 

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Rules of Procedure for Environmental Cases (2010)

Please click on the .pdf link to download a copy of the Rules of Procedure (40 pp)

 

 

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Implementing Rules and Regulations of the Philippine Ecological Solid Waste Management Act of 2000

IMPLEMENTING RULES AND REGULATIONS OF REPUBLIC ACT 9003

Pursuant to the provisions of Section 59 of Republic Act No. 9003 , otherwise known as the "Philippine Ecological Solid Waste Management Act of 2000," and by virtue of Executive Order No. 192, Series of 1987, the Department of Environment and Natural Resources hereby adopts and promulgates the following rules and regulations

PART I GENERAL PROVISIONS

Rule I. Preliminary Provisions

Section 1. Title

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Implementing Rules and Regulations of the Philippine Ecological Solid Waste Management Act of 2000, Rule XIV - Operations of Sanitary Landfills

RULE XIV OPERATIONS OF SANITARY LANDFILLS

Section 1. Minimum Considerations for Siting and Designing Sanitary Landfills

The following guidelines, standards and criteria shall be applied in siting and designing sanitary landfills:

a) The location of the facility shall be consistent with the overall land use plan of the LGU.

b) The site shall be accessible from major roadways and thoroughfares, provided that if it is not accessible, the project design shall include means of access.

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A Bugal-b’laan Tribal Association, Inc v. Ramos (2004.01.29)

A BUGAL-B’LAAN TRIBAL ASSOCIATION, INC., represented by its Chairman F’LONG MIGUEL M. LUMAYONG, WIGBERTO E. TAÑADA, PONCIANO BENNAGEN, JAIME TADEO, RENATO R. CONSTANTINO, JR., F’LONG AGUSTIN M. DABIE, ROBERTO P. AMLOY, RAQIM L. DABIE, SIMEON H. DOLOJO, IMELDA M. GANDON, LENY B. GUSANAN, MARCELO L. GUSANAN, QUINTOL A. LABUAYAN, LOMINGGES D. LAWAY, BENITA P. TACUAYAN, minors JOLY L. BUGOY, represented by his father UNDERO D. BUGOY, ROGER M. DADING, represented by his father ANTONIO L. DADING, ROMY M. LAGARO, represented by his father TOTING A. LAGARO, MIKENY JONG B.

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Executive Order No. 247 (English)

The Philippines

EXECUTIVE ORDER NO. 247 (May 18, 1995)

PRESCRIBING GUIDELINES AND ESTABLISHING A REGULATORY FRAMEWORK FOR THE PROSPECTING OF BIOLOGICAL AND GENETIC RESOURCES, THEIR BY-PRODUCTS AND DERIVATIVES, FOR SCIENTIFIC AND COMMERCIAL PURPOSES; AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

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Oposa et al. v. Fulgencio S. Factoran, Jr. et al. (G.R. No. 101083)

Juan Antonio Oposa et al., v. The Honorable Fulgencio S. Factoran, Jr., in his capacity as the Secretary of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources, and the Honorable Eriberto U. Rosario, Presiding Judge of the RTC, Makati, Branch 66, respondents. [G.R. No. 101083. July 30, 1993]

EN BANC

Oposa Law Office for petitioners.
The Solicitor General for respondents.

SYLLABUS

1. INSTITUTIONAL LAW; DECLARATION OF PRINCIPLES AND STATE POLICIES; RIGHT TO A BALANCED AND HEALTHFUL ECOLOGY, CONSTRUED. ﷓

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