CAR RDC Committee on Indigenous Concerns tackles textbooks with erroneous info on CAR

The issue on the erroneous information on the Cordillera Region published in various textbooks was discussed by the Committee on Indigenous Peoples’ Concerns (CIPC) of the Cordillera Regional Development Council (RDC-CAR) during its third quarter meeting on August 15 in Baguio City. This surfaced after the Banaue Rice Terraces, located in Ifugao, was reportedly erroneously… Read more »

Cordi Lawmakers push for autonomy during Unity Gong Festivities

Policymakers – Mark Go (bottom right) and Allan Jesse Mangaoang (bottom right) make their case for Cordillera autonomy in their respective districts. Baguio City – Cordillera lawmakers Allan Jesse Mangaoang and Mark Go urged the Cordillera public to provide support and recommendations on the Cordillera Organic Act, House Bill 5343, or “An Act Establishing the… Read more »

Cordi leaders to meet with Senators for autonomy push

Championing Autonomy – Peace Secretary Jesus Dureza and Cordillera leaders (top-left) made the request last January to file a Senate counterpart of the Cordillera organic act. Since then, national support for Cordillera Autonomy Towards Federalism has increased with PCOO Asec. Marie Banaag (top-right), PLLO Usec. Ryan Estevez (bottom-right), as well as members of the Consultative… Read more »