Archive for September, 2011

Opening Statement: Luzon Indigenous Peoples Regional Assembly 2011

September 10, 2011

It is with great pleasure that I welcome you all to the first Indigenous Peoples’ Regional Assembly, which we convene today. In convening this assembly, I am particularly grateful to the National Commission on Indigenous Peoples for gathering our IP leaders all over Luzon. We thank the Department of Environment and Natural Resources, the Department […]

Legarda: IPs in Luzon to Voice Out Their Concerns in IP Assembly

September 9, 2011

Senator Loren Legarda will lead today, September 9, the opening of the two-day Luzon Indigenous Peoples (IP) Assembly at the Quezon Hall, Teacher’s Camp in Baguio City, which she said will be the venue where leaders of various Indigenous Cultural Communities (ICCs) in Luzon can voice out the concerns of their groups. Legarda, Chair of […]

Legarda Gathers Indigenous Peoples of Luzon on Sept 9-10

September 5, 2011

Senator Loren Legarda, the chair of the Senate Committee on Cultural Communities, will lead the assembly of indigenous peoples (IPs) of Luzon at the Quezon Hall, Teacher’s Camp in Baguio City on September 9-10, 2011. “This will serve as a forum to consult our IPs whether our proposed legislative measures will adequately address the challenges […]