LAKBAYAN 6: RESIST IMPERIALIST PLUNDER, STOP LUMAD KILLINGS!

LAKBAYAN 6: RESIST IMPERIALIST PLUNDER, STOP LUMAD KILLINGS!

  • Written on: 17 December 2015
  • Posted under: Campaigns

RESIST BS AQUINO’S ATTACK ON SCHOOLS, COMMUNITIES AND THE PEOPLE! As Aquino’s term ends in less than a year, gross human rights abuses against lumads, peasants, environmentalists, human rights defenders and church people continue to escalate in Mindanao. These human rights abuses glaringly persist in the ancestral domains where the...

#StopLumadKillings | Philippine Groups protest mining conference

#StopLumadKillings | Philippine Groups protest mining conference

Originally posted by Bulatlat . 16/09/2015. Igorots from Nueva Vizcaya and Lumads from Mindanao joined green groups to condemn the impunity of mining companies implicated in plunder, pollution and militarization (Photo by Kalikasan PNE/Bulatlat.com) MANILA – Environmentalist and indigenous groups protested outside the annual gathering of the Chamber of Mines in...

Addressing Lumad killings, mining abuse & internally displaced people

Addressing Lumad killings, mining abuse & internally displaced people

  • Written on: 09 September 2015
  • Posted under: Videos

In this talk from Rappler UN Indigenous People’s Rights Special Rapporteur Vicky Tauli-Corpuz talks about what can be done about the recent killings of Indigenous Lumad people in Mindanao, an area of the Philippines besieged by multinational mining projects. To read more about the killings of Lumads Dionel Campos and Aurelio...

Lianga Massacre: Lumad leaders killed in Philippine ‘mining capital’

Lianga Massacre: Lumad leaders killed in Philippine ‘mining capital’

Press statement from YLNM Member Kalikasan PNE 02 September 2015 In what may very well be one of the most depraved and deplorable attacks on the lives of environmental defenders in the Philippines, the paramilitary group Magahat, a group attached to the 36th Infantry Battalion of the Philippine Army, publicly...

People’s Victory – Environmentalists hail exit of mining giant in Tampakan

People’s Victory – Environmentalists hail exit of mining giant in Tampakan

Originally published on bulatlat.com by Dee Ayroso   The environmental group Kalikasan People’s Network for the Environment (Kalikasan PNE) hailed the exit of the Anglo-Swiss mining giant Glencore from the $5.9 billion Tampakan copper-gold project in Mindanao, calling it “a victory for the people.” “Glencore, potentially the largest mining project...

At a Glance: The Philippine Mining Situation

At a Glance: The Philippine Mining Situation

These fact sheets from KALIKASAN People’s Network for the Environment explore the devastating costs of the multinational mining boom underway in the Philippines. With a particular focus on Glencore Xstrata’s Tampakan mining project, through facts and stats they lay bare the vast ecological, human rights and economic abuses at a glance. Pdf: Mining...