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The human rights violation related to mining projects in the Philippines

Oral statement to the UN Human Rights Council – 24th Session
9 – 27 September 2013, Geneva, Switzerland
Agenda Item 4 – General Debate...

There's Good News from the Countryside

To say to the captives, 'Come out,' and to those in darkness, 'Be free!' They will feed beside the roads and find pasture on every barren hill....

Water for the Moro People

Iligan City—These days, the residents of the Moro village of Lanipao in the hinterlands of this city need not to walk a far distance to get...

Lumads: Casualty of mining and war

LUMADS or the Indigenous peoples (IPs) are the hardest hit as massive destruction of mining operations and armed conflict in Mindanao continues....

Shanties by the Roadside

“Ayaw! Ayaw gub-a among balay! Ayaw!” (No! Do not destroy our home. No!) pleaded Brian Pitugo, who was now in tears as he attempted to block the...

Only nixing mining will end Tampakan horrors - IP group
An indigenous people’s organization condemned the brutal slay of two Blaan tribe members in Kiblawan, Davao del Sur village by alleged members...

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