South Cotabato pursues mercury-free small-scale mining

Partners with leading NGO on mercury elimination

Green groups, health advocates call for the immediate ratification of the Basel Ban Amendment

In a forum organized by Green Convergence, green groups and health advocates gathered to strengthen their call and strongly urge the Aquino administration to ratify the Basel Ban Amendment.

UNIDO and Ban Toxics highlight mercury-free small-scale mining in Kalinga

Environmental justice group BAN Toxics (BT) presented last June 17 the result of its 3-year intervention in the province of Kalinga which helped convert 95% of the small-scale miners in Ga’ang to use mercury-free methods.