[In the news] Class suit for environment protection filed in CDO -MindaNews.com

Class suit for environment protection filed in CDO By Cong Corrales February 8, 2013 CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY(MindaNews/7 February)—After at least three postponements, local environmental groups finally filed Thursday a civil class suit against the city government and several others at the Court of Appeals here. Representatives of member-organizations of Sulog, headed by Bangon Kagay-an,…

[In the news] Bukidnon Lumads eye ‘IP university’ -MindaNews

MindaNews » Bukidnon Lumads eye ‘IP university’. By Walter I. Balane September 7, 2012 MARAMAG, Bukidnon (MindaNews/7 Sept) – The Bukidnon Indigenous Peoples Educators Network is aspiring to put up an indigenous people’s university to focus on an IP-centered curriculum. Datu Magdaleno “Mayda” Pandian, the mandatory IP representative to the provincial board, told MindaNews via…

[In the news] Bukidnon group backs alternative resource use bill -MindaNews

MindaNews » Bukidnon group backs alternative resource use bill. By Walter I. Balane August 11, 2012 MALAYBALAY CITY (MindaNews/10 Aug) – A group in Bukidnon composed of multi-sectoral organizations is seeking greater public support, especially from Bukidnon’s three congressional representatives, for the passage of the Alternative Minerals Management Bill (AMMB) to help protect the province’s…

[In the news] PPCRV assails police, military presence inside ARMM registration centers -MindaNews

MindaNews » PPCRV assails police, military presence inside ARMM registration centers. By Keith Bacongco August 5, 2012 COTABATO CITY (MindaNews/4 Aug) – The Parish Pastoral Council for Responsible Voting (PPCRV) has assailed the presence of police and military personnel inside registration centers during the 10-day re-registration in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) last…