Philippines: Indigenous Peoples Rally in Support of El Salvador against Oceana Gold

Philippines: Indigenous Peoples Rally in Support of El Salvador against Oceana Gold

Amianan Salakniban News Release, October 10, 2016  KASIBU, NUEVA VIZCAYA – Around 50 indigenous peoples from Nueva Vizcaya and Ifugao staged a protest action in front of the gates of the open pit mining site of Oceana Gold Philippines Incorporated (OGPI) in Didipio, Kasibu, Nueva Vizcaya last Saturday to call...

Nueva Vizcaya stops entry of mining firms

Nueva Vizcaya stops entry of mining firms

Originally published by the Manila Times on 01/04/16 BAYOMBONG, Nueva Vizcaya: The provincial government here is pursuing its advocacies to stop the entry of more large scale mining companies in collaboration with allied organizations. Gov. Ruth Padilla said she will continue to collaborate and tap the support of organizations such...

#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...

International People’s Conference on Mining 2015: A call for global solidarity against destructive mining

International People’s Conference on Mining 2015: A call for global solidarity against destructive mining

Originally published on Bulatlat.com by Clemente Bautista, director of Kalikasan PNE.   Unified in addressing various people’s concerns on destructive mining across the globe, various environmental advocates, campaigners, and grassroots leaders worldwide will be launching the International People’s Conference on Mining 2015 (IPCM) in Quezon City, Philippines from July 30...