UPAA sets forum on mining, environment


Posted at Oct 18 2012 10:31 PM | Updated as of Oct 19 2012 06:31 AM

MANILA - Kapihan ng Bayan sa UP, a public service project of the UP Alumni Association (UPAA), will hold a forum on Tuesday, October 23, on mining issues and environmental concerns.

Dr. Walter W.B. Brown, who has been in the mining industry for over 45 years and has managed such corporations as Philex Mining, Semirara Coal, Surigao Consolidated Mining, Vulcan Industrial Mining, Acoje Mining, and North Davao Mining, will be the resource speaker for the kapihan.

It will be held from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the Luciano Hall of the Ang Bahay ng Alumni on R. Magsaysay Ave. in the UP Diliman campus in Quezon City.


All interested parties are invited to join the discussion.

“Kapihan ng Bayan sa U.P.” aims to serve as a regular forum for intelligent and constructive discussion of issues relevant to the Filipino people’s development as a nation.

For more details, please contact the UPAA Secretariat at landline numbers 02-9206871, 02-9206868, 02-9206875, e-mail [email protected], or mobile number 0917-8372098.