Jun 10 at 10:32 PM

Philippines: Greenpeace to file petition with human rights commission on
responsibility of “carbon majors” for climate impacts on human rights

Greenpeace Southeast Asia is marking today by announcing the upcoming
filing of a petition with the Commission on Human Rights of the
Philippines. They are encouraging Filipinos to sign on to the petition,
and non-Filipinos to show their support. People can get involved by
signing up here –
http://act.greenpeace.org/ea-action/action?ea.client.id=1827&ea.campaign.id=39284

The petition asks the Commission to investigate the responsibility of
the investor-owned Carbon Majors – some of the world’s largest fossil
fuel producers – for human rights violations or threatened human rights
violations resulting from climate change and ocean acidification impacts.