Short report on how the votes went in the Portuguese Parliament on 11 May 2017, when the issue of oil exploration in Portugal was voted on.
Relatório de todas as votações na Assembleia da Republica sobre a exploração de petróleo que decorreu quinta feira dia 11 de maio.
Comunicado de Imprensa: 29 de Abril - Marcha pelo Clima tem lugar em 25 países
A Ministra do Mar afirmou aos senhores Deputados ontem, dia 14 Março durante a audição com a Ministra do Mar: “Portugal não tem nenhum contrato de exploração de Petróleo”, a ASMAA diria: A senhora Ministra do Mar, salvo o devido respeito, MENTIU!
A ASMAA anuncia que após deliberação, decidimos aceitar a data proposta pelo relator da Petição 136/XIII/1ª para o dia 23 fevereiro 2017 para uma audição na Assembleia da República.
5 October 2016, Lagos, Portugal: Conceptualised in October 2015, and after one year in development, ASMAA (Algarve Surf and Marine Activities Association) announced today the launch of their new campaign “Dar Voz ao Povo – Giving Voice to the People”.
On the 14 May 2016, ASMAA handed a letter to Prime Minister Antonio Costa during his visit to Loule. See copy of letter handed over in the attachment section below (PT).
Lagos, 18 Maio 2016: A ASMAA agradece ao Sr. Primeiro-Ministro António Costa o facto de ter reunido com representantes dos grupos de activistas contra a exploração petrolífera no Algarve, no sábado passado, dia 14 Maio de 2016, durante a sua visita a Loulé.
Lagos, 18 May 2016: ASMAA announced today that they were very thankful that the Prime Minister Antonio Costa had made himself available to delegations from anti-oil activist groups and associations during his visit to Loule in his capacity of Prime Minister and as head of the Socialist Party on Saturday the 14th May.
ASMAA announces that they have partnered with the Permanent Peoples’ Tribunal (PPT). This mini-tribunal hearing in Portugal can be used to support a coalition of human rights lawyers and academics which were granted the opportunity to put fracking on trial at hearings to be conducted in October 2017 by the Permanent Peoples' Tribunal (PPT) in the UK and the USA.
“Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery – because copying someone or something is an implicit way of paying them a compliment” - Charles Caleb Colton
As we have been asked on numerous occasions by a variety of people why did we select Change.org instead of AVAAZ, we decided to share with you some background research that guided our decision. Let us start by saying that the optimum would be for the petition to be housed in our own website – we are currently still developing our own online petition platform, but it takes time and resources.