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Bishop renews call for probe into killings of indigenous people in...

Bishop Gerardo Alminaza of San Carlos made the appeal after reports that those killed tested negative from gunpowder residue

Philippine Protestant council calls for end to attacks on indigenous people

The NCCP said it is “deeply distressed” with the attacks on indigenous people “who defend the environment from development aggression”

Catholic bishops in central Philippines condemn killings of tribal people

In a pastoral letter, the bishops called on the government to immediately launch an independent investigation into the killings in Panay

Philippine martial law victims decry ‘desecration’ of heroes’ monument

The monument was put up in 2017 in honor of the “martyrs” who led indigenous communities in opposing the building of the Chico Dam Project

Church leaders in Panay condemn killings of farmers, indigenous peoples

“This incident raises our concern and thus, vehemently condemn this act of violence,” said the Capiz Archdiocesan Social Action Center

Green group reports arrest of 7 indigenous people in central Philippines

Members of the Tumanduk organization have consistently protested what they described as "destructive projects" in the region

Tribal Christians in central India targeted for faith get protection from...

Around 50 Christians had fled their homes as they felt unsafe

Mindanao diocese slams gov’t for allowing mining project in ancestral land

The National Commission on Indigenous People’s has already issued a “certification precondition” to Sagittarius Mines for the Tampakan project

Catholic priests call for ‘programmatic intervention’ on issues affecting indigenous peoples

The priests decried what they described as the “lack of sustained and programmatic interventions” on how to help indigenous peoples

Asian Catholic bishops call for release of jailed Indian priest

Bishops liken incarceration of 84-year-old priest to the treatment meted out to Gandhi

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