Mining and indigenous rights in the Philippines, an interview with Jane Lingbawan Yap-Eo

In 2015, I interviewed Jane Lingbawan Yap-Eo, Executive Director from the Center for Development Programs in the Cordillera. Jane is born in the Cordillera, North of the Philippines, where one of the longest running mining companies is in operation: the Lepanto Mining Corporation. Here’s what she told me about her work and experience as an indigenous activist.