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The APECO Imbroglio and the Anti-APECO Struggle: A Situationer

The APECO Imbroglio and the Anti-APECO Struggle: A Situationer

Feb 13, 2012

The APECO Imbroglio and the Anti-APECO Struggle: A Situationer Task Force Anti-APECO— February 2012   APECO, or the Aurora Pacific Economic Zone, is the special economic zone that is now being built in the once-tranquil town of Casiguran. Shepherded by the powerful Angara dynasty, and pledged to bring economic progress to one of the 20 poorest provinces in...

Position Paper on RA 10083 or the law creating the Aurora Pacific Economic Zone and Freeport Authority

Position Paper on RA 10083 or the law creating the Aurora Pacific Economic Zone and Freeport Authority

Feb 12, 2012

Position Paper on RA 10083 or the law creating the Aurora Pacific Economic Zone and Freeport Authority   Republic Act 10083 creates Aurora Pacific Economic Zone and Freeport Authority (APECO). It amends RA 9490, which created the Aurora Special Economic Zone.  RA 9490 legislates the creation of the Special Economic Zone (SEZ) on 500 hectares of public...

It’s More Fun Without APECO – A Call for Solidarity with the Struggle of the People of Casiguran

It’s More Fun Without APECO – A Call for Solidarity with the Struggle of the People of Casiguran

Feb 10, 2012

It's More Fun Without APECO - A Call for Solidarity with the Struggle of the People of Casiguran     February 2012 Dear Friends, Supporters and Fellow Advocates, We, from the Prelature of Infanta and Task Force Anti-APECO, are hoping for your solidarity with our latest efforts to stop the Aurora Pacific Economic Zone and Freeport Authority (APECO)....

Poverty-Related Resources, Campaigns and Organizations

Poverty Resources and Databases - Philippines National Statistics Coordination Board - Poverty Statistics National Statistics Office - Income and Poverty Statistics De La Salle University - Philippine Poverty Studies National Economic Development Authority - Economic Reports and Databases National Economic Development Authority - Economic Indicators Online...