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Church, green groups score victory against mining in southern Philippines

“The brave stance of the local government ... is a win not only of the people of Mindanao, of the rights of nature, but also of accountability in governance”

Troubled waters: Residents say dredging project used to mine black sand

Cagayan Governor Manuel Mamba Sr. adamantly denied that the contractors are mining black sand in the town of Aparri

Sibuyan Island residents hold ‘Walk for God’s Creation’ to protest gov’t’s...

“We call for immediate action to stop large scale mining in Sibuyan because many are against it," said a resident of the island

Obispo ng Baguio, binisita ang isang mining company

Isinagawa ng Obispo ang pagbisita sa Lepanto Mining nitong Hulyo 15 kasama ang mga pari at layko ng Diyosesis ng Baguio

Religious leaders urge local officials of Romblon province to stand against...

“Listen to your people. Choose life for ‘choosing life means making sacrifices and self-restraint’”

Indigenous women call on new Environment chief to end mining operations...

“For all the years that [the mining company] has destroyed our land, we have stood up and defended it”

Green group slams government plan to revitalize mining industry

The Department of Finance this week announced that the government wants to accelerate the revival of the local mining industry

Catholic priests oppose mining in Romblon’s Sibuyan Island

“We are one with you in shouting ‘no to mining,'” said the diocesan youth director of Romblon

Romblon diocese expresses fear over impending return of mining companies

The social action director of the diocese warned that mining companies are preparing documents to apply for mining permits

Green group rejects push for revival of Philippine mining industry

The outgoing economic team of President Rodrigo Duterte pressed for the revival of the mining industry to generate more jobs

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