Civil society groups held a protest rally anew on Friday at the gates of Asian Development Bank (ADB), calling for the financial institution to rethink its fossil fuel energy policies and strategies, which they likened to dirty energy policy.”

The lightning rally was staged as the ADB conducts its 51st Annual Board of Governors’ Meeting in Ortigas business district.

In a joint statement, the groups said they have handed over a letter—signed by nearly 150 Asian organizations and networks and endorsed and supported by organizations from other parts of the globe—to the ADB president and Board of Governors.

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