A green activist from Australia joins investigative missions in areas affected by operations of Australian mining companies in the Philippines.
Tags: OceanaGold and FCF Minerals
Green groups to DENR: ‘Respect Nueva Vizcaya’s ban on open-pit mining’
“The DENR should respect the political will of the frontline communities who have borne the brunt of OceanaGold and FCF Minerals’ pollutive and destructive operations.”
Investigating mining pollution and plunder in Nueva Vizcaya
By Karl Begnotea Bulatlat.com The abundant natural resources and biologically diverse ecosystems of the province of Nueva Vizcaya, known as the Watershed Haven of Cagayan Valley, are greatly imperiled by foreign large-scale mining and militarization. I witnessed this environmental disaster slowly unfolding as part of an Environmental Investigative Mission (EIM) last April 2014, along with…