Northern Dispatch | Mankayan folks reject Lepanto ...

Since December of 2011, Mankayan folks have signified their opposition to this new mining venture. On January 23, 2012, residents of Sitio Madaymen, Tabio Mankayan set up a barricade against the drilling activities of FSGRI …

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Lepanto and its Teresa Project dooms the people

Lepanto intensifies its record of development aggression, exploitation and oppression against the people of the Cordillera. Massive and simultaneous mining by reviving copper mining, continuing the VGP through the 700L project and the Teresa Gold Project will aggravate the danger posed by Tailings Dam 5-A.

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Objectives Gender - dof.gov.ph

FPIC Free and Prior Informed Consent ... Mankayan, Benguet in Luzon where the Lepanto Consolidated Mining Company operates and Maco, Davao de Oro in Mindanao, the mining site of ... Mining Act of 1995 and most mining-related administrative issuances.

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Trial court orders govt to allow Lepanto operation – The ...

A trial court in Makati has ordered government regulatory agencies to avoid disrupting the operations of Lepanto Consolidated Mining Company in Benguet, pending resolution of a dispute over its application to renew its mining contract in the area. ... (FPIC) from the indigenous peoples that will be affected by the mining operations, as well as ...

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Gold Fields - Growth and International Projects / Far ...

Lepanto Consolidated Mining Company holds a 60% interest, while Gold Fields holds a 40% interest in the Far Southeast Project. Attributable metal is 11.9Moz Au and 5,953Mlb Cu to Lepanto and 7.9Moz Au and 3,968Mlb Cu to Gold Fields.

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"Chico Once More: Legacy of Resistance in Cordillera ...

Mining companies, including Philex Mining Corp, Lepanto Mines, Benguet Corporation mined copper, silver and gold in several provinces of Cordillera. Policies on mining and other extractives, plantations, and other exploitation of land and natural resources continue to trample indigenous peoples' rights and encroaching upon their ancestral ...

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(DOC) The Gap Between the Marginalized Sectors and ...

Based on an article published last October by the Cordillera People Alliance, there was a "manipulation in the FPIC process in Bakun, Benguet in favor of the mining application of Royalco (2009), manipulation of FPIC process in Mankayan, Benguet on the expansion of Lepanto and its application to convert its MPSA application into FTAA (2013)".

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Benguet elders OK mining deal - PressReader

Catalog; For You; Philippine Daily Inquirer. Benguet elders OK mining deal - Frank Cimatu, Inquirer Northern Luzon . MANKAYAN, Benguet—Indigenous elders in this mining town voted to allow South African mining giant Gold Fields Ltd. to proceed with and assume majority control over one of the biggest gold and copper mining ventures in the country.

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HR/MADRID/IP/SEM/2003/BP

The mining industry immediately expressed their apprehension over this rule. They questioned the IRR's bias for indigenous peoples and their priority claims over the country's minerals and other natural resources to the detriment of other sectors like the mining and power industries (Manila Times, 1998; Business World, 1998 as cited in ...

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Voluntary standards and FPIC - ISEAL Alliance

3.1. The evolving landscape of mining sustainability initiatives and FPIC 3.2. Understanding and interpreting FPIC: a key challenge 3.3. Protecting rights and interests: effectiveness and impacts 3.4. Tackling the key challenges 19 19 23 28 35 4. Conclusions and recommendations 4.1. …

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Mary Jane Moral - Mine Hydrogeologist/Engineering ...

Tingnan ang profile ni Mary Jane Moral sa LinkedIn, ang pinakamalaking komunidad ng propesyunal sa buong mundo. Mary Jane ay mayroong 2 mga trabaho na nakalista sa kanilang profile. Makita ang kompletong profile sa LinkedIn at matuklasan Mary Jane ang …

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Lepanto shares up 25% | Philstar.com

Listed miner Lepanto Consolidated Mining Company yesterday announced that majority of the leaders of the indigenous people in communities surrounding its Far Southeast Gold project in Benguet have ...

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PHILIPPINES: Groups from Northern Luzon hold protest ...

PUBLISHED ON MARCH 1, 2012 By INA ALLECO R. SILVERIO Bulatlat.com Some 300 members of anti-irresponsible mining groups and residents from various provinces in Northern Luzon held a rally in front of the offices of well-know mining corporations in Manila earlier this week in protest against what they said are the countless rights violations these…

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LEPANTO CELEBRATES 80 YEARS OF RESPONSIBLE MINING. Lepanto Consolidated Mining Company was established in 1936. 2016 marks the company's 80th year in the business. Lepanto is a Filipino primary gold producer. The Lepanto mines …

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Advance indigenous peoples' struggle for self ...

Lepanto Consolidated Mining Company, Philex, Benguet Corporation and their subsidiaries continue to pile up their lists of environmental disasters to communities. The plunder of our remaining resources only serves the greed of capitalists, multinational companies and not …

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Benguet gov't reviews huge mining project proposal ...

The proposed Far Southeast project in Mankayan town in Benguet and the long-term plans of the mining firm Far Southeast Gold Resources Inc. (FSGRI) are now being studied by the Benguet Provincial ...

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Northern Dispatch | Kalingas talk on mining, dev't

Alex Amiyan, Community Relations Officer of the Makilala Mining Companay recalled and said that the Lepanto Mining Company provided employment and road access to the Colayo community when it explored Butilao mines in the 1970s. Moreover, he claimed that the Batong Buhay Gold Mines, Inc. (BBGMI) employed hundreds of workers from different parts ...

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Mankayan indigenous folks call on Aquino to reject Lepanto ...

Mankayan indigenous folks call on Aquino to reject Lepanto mining application. ... "The flaws in the FPIC process and in the MOA are serious violation of the laws RA 8371 and RA 7942, and likewise, violates the rights of our constituents and the Te-eng or native Kankana-ey residents of Mankayan." ...

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and Corporate Accountability in the ASEAN

FPIC - Free, Prior and Informed Consent HCVA - High Conservation Value Assessment HPP - Hydrometallurgical Processing Plant ... LCMC-LMD - Lepanto Consolidated Mining Company-Lepanto Mine Division LIDC - Lepanto Investment and Development Corporation LIG – …

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CORDILLERA DAY 2014: Central Statement : RESIST ...

Royalco sold its mining claim in Bakun to Brazilian mining company Vale. Connivance of the National Commission on Indigenous Peoples (NCIP) Meanwhile, the manipulation of government processes by the National Commission on Indigenous Peoples (NCIP) for obtaining Free, Prior and Informed Consent (FPIC) has caused human rights …

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Case Study on the Effects of Mining and Dams on the ...

Open-pit and underground bulk mining by Philex in Tuba and Lepanto in Mankayan generate ore and tailings at a rate of up to 2,500 metric tons per mine per day. Toxic mine tailings are usually ...

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Mankayan indigenous folks call on Aquino to reject Lepanto ...

"From the start, we have expressed that we don't want an expansion of mining here in Mankayan," Lilian Fellao of SMM told Bulatlat.com. "Lepanto has been there for 77 years, but there is still no development in the host community," she said, at a protest on Aug. 11 in front of Congress.

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Arbitration panel grants Lepanto claim – The Manila Times

Listed firm Lepanto Consolidated Mining Co. has won an arbitration case against the Philippine government over a dispute involving an application to renew its mining contract in Mankayan, Benguet. In a disclosure to the Philippine Stock Exchange, Lepanto noted that in a ruling dated November 27, 2015, an Ad Hoc Arbitration Panel upheld the company's […]

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Philippine Mining Act of 1995: A Curse To The Environment ...

Philippine Mining Act of 1995: A Curse To The Environment And Communities. This is a press release courtesy of Jude Baggo, Public Information Officer of the Cordillera Peoples Alliance. On March 3, 1995, Republic Act 7942 otherwise known as the Philippine Mining Act was passed into law. As a law liberalizing the mining industry, the Mining Act ...

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25 years later, the call to junk the Mining Act of 1995 ...

The people are already opposing this application this early as they are aware of the effects of Lepanto's almost a century of mining operations in Mankayan, Benguet. The application is still pending approval as FPIC process and the environmental impact assessment, among other requirements are still ongoing.

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Mankayan mine firm starts FPIC process - SUNSTAR

FSGRI is eyeing the Far South East Ore Body within the Lepanto Consolidated Mining Corporation claim and needs to get the consent of the community before proceeding with plans of exploration. FPIC is batting for conversion of the Mineral Process Sharing Agreement (MPSA) into a Financial or Technical Assistance Agreement (FTAA) so the mining ...

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Lepanto Mining Archives - Bulatlat

Lepanto Consolidated Mining Company (LCMCo) is facing a government probe for allegedly polluting rivers in Mankayan, Benguet, Cervantes, Ilocos Sur and communities along Abra River, one of the five biggest rivers in the country. BY ACE ALEGRE Northern Dispatch Posted by Bulatlat.com Vol. VIII, No. 30, August 31-September 6, 2008 MANKAYAN ...

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FPIC and Expansion Project - ICMM Guidance

FPIC and Expansion Project. Cerrejón is an independently operated, integrated mining and transport complex in the La Guajira region of northeastern Colombia, owned in equal parts by BHP Billiton, Anglo American and Glencore. It includes a thermal coal mine, a railroad and a maritime port. Although the mining concession covers 69,000 hectares ...

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Gold Resources Incorporated -Lepanto Consolidated Mining Company (LCMC). d. FPIC violation of the Makilala Mining Company (MMC) for its mining exploration and the connivance of the NCIP to deny the complaints of the community. 21. Along with mining, the state likewise aggressively pushing for agri-plantations and energy projects. 22.

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25 years later, the call to junk the Mining Act of 1995 ...

The people are already opposing this application this early as they are aware of the effects of Lepanto's almost a century of mining operations in Mankayan, Benguet. The application is still pending approval as FPIC process and the environmental impact …

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The Indigenous Peoples of the Philippines: A Brief ...

The Indigenous Peoples of the Philippines: A Brief Situationer. Posted on December 11, 2013 by IDPIP-ST. Indigenous peoples, or Natives, are ethnic groups who are native to a land or region, especially before the arrival and intrusion of a foreign and possibly dominating culture. They are a group of people whose members share a cultural ...

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Gold Fields Integrated Annual Review 2014 - 5.4.2 Far ...

Lepanto Consolidated Mining of the Philippines holds the remaining 60% interest. Far Southeast is a 900 million tonne copper/gold porphyry with grades of approximately 0.7g/t gold and approximately 0.5% copper. ... The FPIC process continues to be supported by Gold Fields' efforts to leverage its positive economic impacts – through the ...

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Free, prior and informed consent: a review of free, prior ...

consent' (FPIC). Mining on Aboriginal land contributes more than $1 billion each year to the Northern Territory economy and equates to 80 per cent of the Northern Territory's mining income. FPIC has wide application and the ALRA applies to a range of matters concerned with the use of communal land. However,

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luisha mining enterprise sprl

luisha mining enterprise sprl. luisha name mining bovenindewolken. African Metals Corporation: CVE:AFR quotes & news Google Finance. The Company holds a 75% interest in the Luisha project which consists of 20 parcels of land loed northwest of, The Company's subsidiaries include Chevalier Resources Inc, Kundelungu Mineral Resources Sprl, Luisha .

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maoistroad: CORDILLERA DAY 2016: Advance indigenous ...

The NCIP as an agency uses misrepresentation and misuse of indigenous socio-political systems to manipulate and disregard the FPIC processes. Common to these projects is the deployment of State security forces as an investment defense force to protect these energy and mining corporations.

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Gold Fields - Integrated Annual Review 2012 - 6.3.3 Far ...

Following positive ongoing drilling results, we made a third down payment of US$110 million in March 2012 under our option agreement with Lepanto and Liberty Express Assets to acquire a 60% interest in the Far Southeast project. To date, Gold Fields has paid US$230 million for 40% of Far Southeast and we have retained the option to acquire the ...

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Diamond Drilling Corporation of the Philippines

DDCP is a wholly owned subsidiary of Lepanto Consolidated Mining Company, one of the oldest mining companies in the Philippines. It was incorporated on August 8, 1971 and was established to initially serve LCMC's drilling requirements. Over the years, it had expanded its services to third party clientele.

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Lepanto Consolidated | Philippine Indigenous Peoples Links

THE mayor of Mankayan town is convinced Lepanto Consolidated Mining Corporation (LCMC) still needs the consent of the community to keep its gold mines in the area open.. Lepanto needs a Free Prior Informed Consent because "that is the law," Mayor Materno Luspian said. Lepanto is seeking renewal of its Mineral Production Sharing Agreement …

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THE REVITALIZATION PROGRAM FOR THE PHILIPPINE …

• Lepanto Mining and Consolidated Corp. - Teresa Gold Project ... accordance with NCIP'sguideline on securing the FPIC. A mining applicant is allowed a maximum of two (2) attempts to secure the FPIC. MINING TENEMENT REFORMS

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