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Philippines: Fruits get priority in new processing center

The FPIC aims to produce up to 250 new products every year, said Dr. Antonio Sales, Davao Region director of the Department of Science and Technology (DoST), which will fund the center's operations. Among the six priority products are banana, ... Fresh Plaza, 1 month ago

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Enforce FPIC in Acquisition of Community Lands ... Wacam Tells Gov't

By Richard Attenkah Mrs. Hannah Owusu-Koranteng, Associate Executive Director of WACAM, a civil society organisation, has called on the government, as a matter of urgency, to put a stop to the compulsory take-over of properties, especially, land ...
 AllAfrica.com2 months ago

Guidance for applying the spirit of free, prior & informed consent in extractive projects

Author: Abbi Buxton, Emma Wilson, Intl. Institute for Environment and Development There is a growing set of FPIC regulations to comply with, and responsible companies are increasingly aware that they need to have policies relating to FPIC. This ...
 Business & Human Rights2 weeks ago Respecting the Spirit of Free, Prior & Informed Consent: A Game Changer!  Business & Human Rights2 weeks ago
Asian Correspondent

Philippines: Alsons takeover of Indophil okayed

SMI marker at its defunct base camp in Tablu, Tampakan, South Cotabato. FPic: Edwin Espejo Exploration firm Indophil Resources NL of Australia becomes a wholly Filipino-owned company effective January 13 when it begins de-listing from the ...
 Asian Correspondent1 month ago

World Bank Admitted Link to Forced Evictions in Africa

The World Bank has failed to properly enforce its environmental and social guidelines regarding Indigenous Peoples in Africa. According to a leaked report obtained by the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists, the Bank knew there was ...
 Cultural Survival5 days ago World Bank Admits Link to Forced Evictions in Africa  Cultural Survival3 days ago

From Africa's Palms

There are few products so ubiquitous as palm oil. You can find its derivatives in chocolate, shampoo, toothpaste, detergent, ice cream, floor polish and a host of other products filling supermarket shelves. Extracted from the fruit of the ...
 Yahoo! Maktoob News4 days ago

Asia Pulp & Paper Welcomes Rainforest Alliance's Independent Evaluation Of Its Forest Conservation Policy

JAKARTA, INDONESIA--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Asia Pulp & Paper (APP) has today welcomed the Rainforest Alliance independent evaluation of its Forest Conservation Policy (FCP). The evaluation concludes that the company has made moderate progress towards ...
 Pulp And Paper Online4 days ago APP gets 'moderate' grade for forest conservation  Eco-Business2 weeks ago Rainforest Alliance Evaluates APP Environmental Policy  Print Action3 weeks ago Indonesian forest loss continues despite APP's drive towards Zero Deforestation  Print 21 Online3 weeks ago

PFII Urges World Bank to Improve Consultation with Indigenous Peoples

6 February 2015: The UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues (PFII) warned that the World Bank's proposed environmental and social policy falls short of standards enshrined in international human rights agreements, and urged the Bank to improve its ...
 Biodiversity Policy & Practice4 days ago World Bank Makes Killing Indigenous Peoples More Profitable  InvestorIdeas.com2 months ago
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'Speaking out is the most patriotic thing I have ever done'

Provided by Firstpost Editor's note: Priya, a Greenpeace activist, was offloaded from a flight to London where she was to address a group of British parliamentarians about tribal and environment violations in India. The Indian ...
 MSN Canada5 days ago Priya Pillai writes: Speaking out is the most patriotic thing I have ever done  Firstpost.com6 days ago Priya Pillai writes: Speaking out the most patriotic thing I have ever done  Firstpost.com5 days ago
Panay News

Pro-dam IPs pray to mountain spirits

ILOILO Native rice cakes, coins and a bottle of liquor in lieu of rice wine laid on the Calinog Council of Elders altar of sacrifice yesterday as they asked permission from the mountain spirits for the construction of the Jalaur River Multipurpose ...
 Panay News1 week ago
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