Project Title: Building up Knowledge, Community Resilience and Sustainable Systems Amidst Climate Change in Ifugao, Cordillera Administrative Region, Philippines
Participating Indigenous Peoples/Nation: The 3 major ethnolinguistic groups of Ifugao province in selected villages (minimum 50) in 7 municipalities e.g Tinoc, Asipulo, Hungduan, Banawe, Lagawe, Hingyon and Kiangan
Proponent Organisation: Partnership of Tebtebba Foundation Inc, and Montanosa Research and Development Center, Inc.
1. Manhahakeyan di Nemnem di I-Tinek,
2. Ifugao Leaders’ Forum the pilot areas in Tinoc, Ifugao
3. Ifugao Resource Development Center, Inc.
Overall Project Objective
To enable indigenous peoples to assess the impact of climate change on their communities ecosystems and to develop and implement programs towards increasing communities’ resilience and adaptive strategies to mitigate impacts while enhancing bio cultural diversity for food sovereignty and self-determined development.