Watch Editor's Choice: Philippine dam meets indigenous resistance |

Watch documentary | Amid insufficient rainfall, millions of residents in the Philippine capital Manila are facing a water shortage. Under pressure to secure more water, the Philippine government cleared a new, China-funded dam project in the nation’s north,meant to deliver an additional 600 million liters of water a day. But the so called Kaliwa Dam would mean thousands of indigenous people displaced and hectares of forestland destroyed.