In Canatuan, coffee, coconut trees and rubber trees stand tall and continue to sustain the Subanons’ livelihood – proof that there is definitely life after mining.
The extractive industry in the country has gone a long way. These stories of a mining company in 2020 showed mining can also be transformative and catalyst of change. (TVIRD photo)
SOUTH COTABATO, Philippines — The National Commission on Indigenous Peoples (NCIP) has issued permission for the extraction of copper and gold in the ancestral land of the B’laan community. (John Unson photo)
Agata recently turned over more than P100,000 worth of vitamins, sanitation (bathroom) fixtures and water metric systems to Barangays Tagbuyacan and La Paz in host Santiago, Agusan del Norte. (Agata photo)