The Asia Pacific region of Friends of the Earth is the most diverse, encompassing member groups from the global North and the global South. We work hand-in-hand with indigenous peoples, grassroots communities, peasant farmers, fisherfolk, trade unions, and feminist movements, to create environmentally sustainable and socially just societies. 

Lastest News

PENGON advocates for Environmental Rights in Gaza during COVID-19

To highlight environmental issues that pose an immediate threat to human life in Gaza during the pandemic, PENGON organized different activities to advocate for environmental rights in Gaza both locally and internationally through a rights-based approach with an...

Twin victories: Southeast Asia’s largest open-pit mine derailed as local govt, court take cudgels for people and nature

Tucked in southern Philippines is the largest undeveloped gold and copper open-pit mining project in Southeast Asia. With an area equivalent to the size of 700 football fields, the Tampakan mining project spells disaster for the region’s watershed systems,...

Get updates from across the Asia Pacific

Where we work

We have member groups in 13 countries across the Asia Pacific
Find your local Friends of the Earth group and get involved today