Indigenous groups - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Indigenous groups


Briones holds dialogue with leaders of IP communities

Dec 07, 2017 - 2:46 PM

(UPDATED) IP leaders from Kalinga, Pampanga, Rizal, Tacloban City, Bukidnon, Agusan del Sur, Davao del Sur, and South Cotabato, sit down with Education Secretary Leonor Briones for a two-hour meeting

Briones with IP

IN PHOTOS: Indigenous groups protest outside mining conference

Sep 06, 2017 - 8:35 PM

Around 300 protesters troop to the Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila to demand an end to destructive mining practices

Groups of Indigenous People with environment activists hold a lightning rally against the on-going Mining Philippines 2017 Conference of the Chamber of Mines of the Philippines at the Sofitel in Pasay City on September 6, 2017. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Apayao: Where ethnic tradition is saving the Philippine Eagle

Jul 23, 2015 - 10:32 AM

The lapat system of the Isnag people is credited for increasing the population of the critically endangered national bird

NATIONAL TREASURE. A 3-month-old male Philippine eagle perches on the first active Philippine eagle nest discovered in Luzon island in July 2015. Photo by Adrian Portugal/Rappler