Publications

This section of the site is given over to specific resources associated with Indigenous Peoples in the Philippines. Some of the materials in this area of the site are downloadable, but there may be large files which will take time to download. The resources on offer include a range of educational materials, with materials suitable for exhibitions, a Photo Library, where you may download and re-use images as long as you credit the photographer, and any organisation if relevant, and a list of publications, from PIPLinks and others. Some of these are for free downloading, and some are listed as a bibliography.

Mining in the Philippines: Concerns & Conflicts

Source: 
Working Group on Mining in the Philippines
Date of publication: 
1 July, 2006

The fact-finding report of a team lead by Clare Short MP, the former UK Secretary of State for Overseas Development, from a visit to the Philippines in July & August 2006.

Download a pdf of the report (1.5 Mbs) 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.

Breaking promises, Making profits - Mining in the Philippines

Source: 
PIPLinks and Christian Aid
Date of publication: 
1 December, 2004

As the Philippines government renews its commitment to promoting foreign investment in mining, Breaking Promises, Making Profits exposes the true costs of mining and calls on politicians and the international community to take responsibility for the ethical operation of both foreign and national mining companies.

Download a pdf of the report (750 Kbs) here..

Philippines Mining or Food

Source: 
Working Group on Mining in the Philippines
Date of publication: 
1 January, 2009

A report on a follow up fact-finding trip to the Philippines in February 2008, which focussed on the issue of food security as threatened by mining. For copies of the report, as well as maps produced by the fact-finding team, please click 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.

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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