Everything under the Sun

Everything Under the Sun, held in October 4, 2014 at the UP College of Science Auditorium, is the second of the Pathfinders Workshop Series. The lecture components of the workshop featured Sociologist Herbert Docena’s talk on “Socio-Economic Roots of our Global Crisis” and “Climate Change: Solutions and Renewable Energy” from…

MineMineMine: Corporations and Mining in the Philippines

This workshop will focus on mining’s impact on the natural environment. The discussion will introduce the participants to as short history of mining in the country; a primer on the different mining entities in the country; and the legal dimensions that characterize its nature. The concept of sustainability will be…

Final Cut: Logging and Philippine Forestry

Final Cut: Logging and Philippine Forestry is the first of Project Bakawan’s Pathfinders Series. It was held on July 25, at the UP College of Fine Arts. From the Center for Environmental Concerns, Marah Sayaman presented Cleng Yu Julve’s research on the state of Philippine Forestry. Lisa Ito-Tapang presented works…