Philippines: Indigenous People Unite for the Land
Posted: 24 Oct 2008 02:23 PM CDT
There have been at least two major gatherings this month in the Philippines, where indigenous communities have vowed to protect their rights and defend their lands against resource exploitation. The first gathering was between Tribal Elders from ten communities in Barangay Gambang, Northern Philippines. The Elders gathered on October 10th, to speak out against an ...