Canada Philippines relations - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Canada Philippines relations

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PH groups urge Canadian PM: Take back illegal trash

Nov 13, 2015 - 11:20 AM

Such action will show that his government does not and will not condone the illegal garbage trade that is treating low and middle income countries as dumps say environmentalists

NEW LEADERSHIP. Can new Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau finally resolve the issue of illegal Canada garbage stranded in the Philippines? File photo by Geoff Robins/AFP

Illegal garbage dispute: Why can’t Canada be like Japan?

Aug 06, 2015 - 3:00 PM

The Canada garbage controversy brings back memories of a similar situation with Japan in 1999 Japan took back its garbage Will Canada do the same?

DFA to send diplomatic protest to Canada over illegal trash

Jul 30, 2015 - 4:06 PM

Did the Philippine government bow to pressure from Canada? We are primarily pushing for our own national interests first says the DFA spokesman

DUMPED IN THE PHILIPPINES. Environment officials open one of 103 container vans of garbage shipped illegally from Canada. Photo courtesy of BAN Toxics

Group takes illegal Canada garbage issue to int'l body

Jul 28, 2015 - 10:58 AM

Groups turn to an international body saying the Philippine government has been pressured by Canada not to put up a fuss

DUMPED IN THE PHILIPPINES. Environment officials open one of almost 100 container vans of garbage shipped illegally from Canada. Photo courtesy of BAN Toxics