kaingin - updates

Rappler's latest stories on kaingin


How to save our mountains from fires

Apr 07, 2016 - 9:50 AM

Firebreaks and education can save Philippine summits

Image courtesy Gregg Yan

Simple life is a sustainable life for Aeta community

Feb 07, 2016 - 9:29 AM

Iba pa rin ang katutubo says an indigenous leader

INDIGENOUS LIFE. Residents of Sitio Kanawan alternate their food sources to avoid becoming dependent on one area alone. All photos by Bea Orante/Rappler

Signals: Indigenous communities and climate change

Nov 10, 2015 - 11:55 PM

[Special Report] We take a look at how two indigenous communities are heeding signals from the Earth as they cope with and adapt to a changing planet

Signals: Blame Game

Nov 10, 2015 - 7:25 AM

Mindoro s forests are vanishing at a rapid pace – and swidden farming better known as kaingin is eyed as one of the culprits Are the Mangyans really to blame?

Mangyans and kaingin

Nov 10, 2015 - 4:45 AM

How are indigenous people s rights kaingin and the environment linked?

What's eating up Mindoro's forests?

Nov 10, 2015 - 4:45 AM

If there really is no logging then why are trees disappearing?

When there's smoke, there's fire?

Nov 10, 2015 - 4:45 AM

After Ondoy: Hope for the Upper Marikina Watershed

Jul 06, 2014 - 9:17 AM

Years after deforestation in the watershed contributed to Ondoy floods the trees are making a comeback

FOREST GUARDIANS. Tess Argota (foreground) and a village volunteer look at a growing seedling in a reforestation site in Calawis, Antipolo in the Upper Marikina Watershed. All photos by Pia Ranada/Rappler

An appeal to people who plant trees

Dec 16, 2012 - 11:45 AM

Rhea Madarang explores the dark side of Bohol’s Bilar Manmade Forest

DEAFENING SILENCE. I felt like I was walking in a fairytale woodland, only to find out much later the chilling truth. All photos by Rhea Claire Madarang