Publications

Videos from the Subanon CERD meeting

Source: 
PIPLinks
Date of publication: 
12 April, 2012

The following are a set of links to different videos that have been produced by the Subanon for their advocacy over the mining operation of TVI Pacific to UN Committee on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination (UN CERD).

1) Intro and Background – Ongoing Concerns and Request of the Subanon of Mt. Canatuan. Filmed as a background to the two videos below in March 2012 – view here.

2) A timeline of events – Ongoing Concerns and Request of the Subanon of Mt. Canatuan.

PIPLinks Corporate research guide

Source: 
PIPLinks
Date of publication: 
15 January, 2004

A document produced by PIPLinks explaining how to conduct research on corporations, focussed on mining companes in the Philippines. Published in January 2004

Download a pdf document (72Kbs) here.

Discrimination Against Indigenous Peoples of the Philippines - Shadow report to UN CERD 2009

Source: 
Various organisation
Date of publication: 
1 August, 2009

A shadow report on the issue of Indigenous Peoples produced for the United Nations’ periodic country review at the United Nations Committee on the Elimination of all forms of Racial Discrimination in August 2009.

The report was produced by a large consortia of indigenous peoples’ organisations and support groups, including PIPLinks.

Download a pdf document (0.1Mbs) here.

Eliminating discrimination against indigenous and tribal peoples in employment and occupation

Source: 
Pro169 and the Equality Team, International Labour Standards Department
Date of publication: 
2 July, 2012

A guide to ILO Convention 111 published by the International Labour Office.

The guide on the Discrimination (Employment and Occupation) Convention, 1958 (No. 111) for indigenous peoples is part of a broader effort by the ILO to support the development and implementation of national laws and policies guided by international labour and human rights standards. Convention No. 111 provides an important framework for promoting the rights of indigenous women and men to equality and decent work in line with the Indigenous and Tribal Peoples Convention, 1989 (No.

Submission to UN CERD on discrimination against the Subanon of Mt Canatuan

Source: 
Apu Manglang Glupa’ Pusaka (AMGP), PIPLinks and others
Date of publication: 
15 August, 2007

Document outlining issues sent to the UN Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CERD)‘s Early Warning Urgent Action mechanism outlining discrimination against the Subanon of Mt Canatuan, Siocon, Zambonga del Norte, Philippines in the context of large-scale gold mining on their ancestral domain.

Download a pdf document (0.1Mbs) here.

Undermining the forests -- The need to control transitional mining companies: a Canadian case study

Date of publication: 
1 January, 2000

One in a series of reports on Transnational Corporations and their Impacts on Forests and Forest-dependent peoples.

Download the full pdf report (1.18Mb) here.

Descarga el enforme completo (3.39Mb) aqui.

The emperor's new clothes: sustainable mining?

Source: 
Joural of Cleaner Production
Date of publication: 
28 January, 2004

Article written by PIPLinks staff member Andy Whitmore for JCP on sustainable mining

Download the pdf (139Kb) here

Mining and Indigenous Peoples in the Philippines

Source: 
Andy Whitmore - article for ECCR Bulletin
Date of publication: 
1 September, 2006

Article written by PIPLinks staff member Andy Whitmore for ECCR on visit of representatives complaining about Crew Minerals in Mindoro.

Download the Word document (28.5Kbs) here.

Dossier on Philex Mines - Focus on Benguet Operations

Source: 
Art Boquiren
Date of publication: 
1 May, 2009

A dossier on Philex mining operation in Benguet, focussing on the environmental, economic, and social impact of Philex Mining Corporation. The purpose is to provide evidence as to whether or not large-scale mining is a reliable engine of development.

Download a pdf of the report (9.74 Mbs) here.