Documentary on Canadian Mining and the Philippines presented at the CCSEAS 2021 Conference
Thirty years ago a Canadian mining company was responsible for a tailings spill on Marinduque Island in the Philippines. 30 years after this tragedy, all the inhabitants and all the Canadians who went there still remember this event. [Il y…
International Political Science Association (IPSA) 2021 Congress
Dominique Caouette presented the initial findings of the project to the IPSA 2021 Congress last July 2021. His presentation is found below.
CCSEAS Conference 2021 : Everyday Forms of Land Appropriation and Natural Resources Control in Southeast Asia: Multiple Views, Sites and Dynamics
CCSEAS Conference 2021 : Everyday Forms of Land Appropriation and Natural Resources Control in Southeast Asia: Multiple Views, Sites and Dynamics Convenor & Chair: Dominique Caouette, Université de Montréal Discussant/Intervenant: John Devlin, University of Guelph Description Today, many forms of…
“Underground Politics” of Canadian Transnational Mining in the Philippines
Canadian Mining Companies and Corporate Negligence Canada is commonly known for its diplomacy. Yet not many know that Canada is the world’s global mining leader. Home to approximately 75% of the world’s mining corporations, Canadian mining assets abroad are valued at…
CASID 2021 CONFERENCE: GMLC PANEL
Members of the GMLC Project once again presented at the Canadian Association for the Study of International Development Conference. The presentations were taken from a soon-to-be-published book by the GMLC Team. #1 Digging for Accountability: Structural Power Inequalities in Global…
Poster Presentation at Guelph’s Rural Symposium 2020
Angela Asuncion, one of the graduate student researchers on the GMLC project presents a poster at Guelph’s 2020 Rural Symposium. The poster focuses on Corporate Social Responsibility for mining companies in Canada and the Philippines.
Poster Presentation at PDAC 2020
Brady Reid, one of the graduate student researchers on the GMLC team, presents his poster about Treaty no. 9 and setting the context for mine-community relationships in northern Ontario. The poster presentation was at the 2020 Prospectors and Developers Association…
Video Documentaries of Palawan
The University of the Philippines Third World Studies Center (UP TWSC), in partnership with the Department of Political Science of the Université de Montréal (UdeM), has been conducting the video documentary project Student for Development since 2011. This project brings…