They are mainly concentrated in Northern Luzon (Cordillera Administrative Region, 33%) and Mindanao (61%), with some groups in the Visayas area (as of 2013)."
The Lumads or non-lslamized indigenous peoples (IPs) of Mindanao, specifically in Maramag, Bukidnon, have demonstrated a high level of awareness of the right to health. Raymond Marvic C. Baguilat presented his research entitled, “Persistent and Continuing Struggles: The Status of Indigenous Peoples in the Philippines” in the International Research Forum on the Philippines 2019 that was held at La Trobe University in Melbourne, Australia on the 11th and 12th of November 2019. Indigenous Peoples in the Philippines A Country Case Study By: David E. De Vera Executive Director, PAFID Presented at the RNIP Regional Assembly Hanoi, Vietnam August 20-26, 2007 I. A recent Summit held on 26 September brought together representatives from Mindanao’s numerous indigenous groups to learn about how their rights will be protected in the newly endorsed Bangsamoro Basic Law, and to develop consensus points for common understanding. Good morning, Mr. For the latest version of this research please see ... which has one of the most well-developed legal frameworks for the recognition of indigenous people in Southeast Asia. Surfacing the plight of Indigenous Peoples, IHR Senior Legal Associate Atty. Statement by TEBTEBBA – Indigenous Peoples’ International Center for Policy Research and Education. Background . Under a landmark 1997 law, the Indigenous Peoples Rights Act, indigenous communities in the Philippines are granted rights to collective self-determination within their ancestral domains. Chair. Indigenous Peoples and the Local Government: Building Good Governance in the Philippines Thank you for this opportunity to provide comments on the situation of indigenous peoples in the Philippines.

Indigenous People of the Philippines. Filipino people of Spanish ancestry are an ethnic group in the Philippines with ancestry from Spain. Philippine Indigenous Peoples Links, PIPLinks exists to uphold and promote the collective and individual human rights of Indigenous Peoples and other land-based communities. Philippines .
The Indigenous Peoples in the Philippines: A Background The Philippines has a total land area of 30 Million Hectares. Numeracy was also given importance to prevent the people from being cheated of their products by non-indigenous traders. The Philippines is a culturally diverse country with an estimated 14- 17 million Indigenous Peoples (IPs) belonging to 110 ethno-linguistic groups. Adult education and indigenous peoples in the Philippines Indigenous peoples were given basic literacy training to enable them to write their names.