Campaign Update – Philippines: Indigenous Legislator Introduces Bill to Strengthen Free, Prior, and Informed Consent

Citing the documented negative effects of mining operations on indigenous communities, Ifugao Congressman Teddy Brawner Baguilat is pushing for a new mining law that respects and protects the rights of Indigenous Peoples.

See the article from Human Rights Online Philippines here:

See Congressman Teddy Brawner Baguilat’s personal message here:

See the original Cultural Survival campaign materials in support of an Indigenous movement against mining in Didipio, Philippines.