Community Event

Just and Lasting Peace: A “Report Back” from the Philippines

Listen to our speakers who traveled to Mindanao this past summer to learn about the human rights situation in the Philippines. The delegates from the recent International Human Rights Conference in the Philippines will share their experience, reflections and calls to action. Migrante BC and the other sponsors of this event believe strongly in the … Continue reading

Big Issues in Small Mining: Mercury, Cyanide and the Technical Case for Recognition of Small Mining in the Philippines
Community Event / Lectures/Workshops

Big Issues in Small Mining: Mercury, Cyanide and the Technical Case for Recognition of Small Mining in the Philippines

Fieldwork report by Adrian Daniel, metallurgist, UBC Norman B. Keevil, with context on multi-sectoral support for artisanal and small-scale mining in Mindanao provided via teleconference by May Vargas, secretary general for Panalipdan Southern Mindanao (Davao). Introductions by UBC Philippine Studies Series and Canada-Philippines Solidarity for Human Rights member, Honey Mae Caffin. How “big” is small … Continue reading