Archive for November, 2010

Legarda Commends DILG Memo On IPs Representation

November 10, 2010

Senator Loren Legarda today cited a recent directive on the representation of indigenous peoples (IPs) in local government units (LGUs) as she pushed for the passage of proposed measures that seek to provide equal opportunities to members of indigenous cultural communities (ICC). Legarda commended the Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG)



Privilege Speech: Isang Habi, Isang Lahi

November 8, 2010

In culmination of the celebration of the National Indigenous Peoples Month that was celebrated throughout October and as we resume our sessions in this chamber, allow me to speak to you on this important subject matter of the protection of Indigenous Peoples Rights and their cultural integrity. I. Recognition of Indigenous Peoples in the International […]