Makilala Mining Co. Inc. (MMC)

#16days - Indigenous women stand against all forms of VAW

Source: 
By ANNE MARXZE D. UMIL, Bulatlat.com - http://bulatlat.com/main/2014/12/01/16days-indigenous-women-stand-against-all-forms-of-vaw/
Date of publication: 
1 December, 2014

“With the continuous mining in our communities, the indigenous women and the whole community continue to fight.”

MANILA – Indigenous women led by Bai Indigenous Women Network (BAI) protested at the Chino Roces Bridge (former Mendiola Bridge) on Thursday, Nov.

Indigenous peoples submit cases of rights abuses to UN official

Source: 
By Dee Ayroso, Bulatlat.com - http://bulatlat.com/main/2014/08/09/indigenous-peoples-submit-cases-of-rights-violations-to-un-special-rapporteur/
Date of publication: 
9 August, 2014

“More than 100,000 indigenous peoples from 39 tribal groups all over the country will be dislocated or will lose their livelihood as an effect of the all-out mining liberalization under Aquino.

Kalinga tribe vs mining

Source: 
Manila Bulletin - https://ph.news.yahoo.com/kalinga-tribe-vs-mining-174321511.html
Date of publication: 
5 July, 2014

Baguio City — Members of the Guinaang tribe of Pasil town in Kalinga and the group Indigenous Farmers of Guinaang, Pasil Inc.

Tribe rejects mining bid in Kalinga land

Source: 
http://www.philstar.com/nation/2013/09/18/1224971/tribe-rejects-mining-bid-kalinga-land
Date of publication: 
18 September, 2013

LA TRINIDAD, Benguet – The “Guinaang” tribal folks in Pasil town in Kalinga province have rejected a mining application over at least 3,000 hectares of their ancestral lands.

In a manifesto of the Guinaang Indigenous People Organization (GIPO), the folks signified their rejection of the proposed mining application of the Makilala Mining Co. Inc.