Government agencies raise autonomy awareness

Autonomy education – Autonomy advocate Briccio Domondon speaks to Kalinga educators on Cordillera autonomy during the Commission of Population workshop on Population and Teen Pregnancy last October 17 in Baguio City. Cordillera autonomy was a special topic in the workshop. BAGUIO CITY – Several IEC activities were conducted by various regional line agencies in partnership… Read more »

DOH celebrates IP month with autonomy advocacy

Raising awareness – Autonomy advocate Joel Cervantes of the municipality of La Trinidad addresses the staff & employees of DOH-CAR. BAGUIO CITY – The Department of Health Cordillera (DOH-CAR) conducted a training for their staff to better appreciate working in the Cordillera region. In coordination with NEDA and NCIP, DOH-CAR held the Indigenous Peoples’ Month… Read more »

Benguet folk gather to list self-determination sites

Gateway to the Cordillera – Benguet elders recall sites in Baguio and Benguet that contribute to the Cordilleran struggle for self-determination. Being the Southern-most province of the Cordillera, Benguet has a history of resistance against Spanish colonial forces. BAGUIO CITY – Benguet elders from the academe, local government units, civil society organizations, tourism groups, and… Read more »