On May 3rd, the CA once again rejected an ad interim Duterte appointee. This back-to-back CA rejections of has never happened before in Philippine history.
DENR Secretary Gina Lopez is not bound to grant permits for mining activities in Sarangani province
The Department of Environment and Natural Resources suspended mining companies after violating environmental standards Read the story here
DENR Secretary Gina Lopez answered the criticisms thrown at her regarding her stance on mining in the Philippines
Antimining advocate Gina Lopez accepted the offer of Presidentelect Rodrigo Duterte to be the DENR secretary and promised to protect the environment