TUGUEGARAO CITY, Cagayan, March 22 (PIA) – The Nationwide Fee on Indigenous Peoples (NCIP) launched the “Epanaw” mission which highlighted the manufacturing of three espresso desk books that includes indigenous cultural communities / indigenous peoples (ICC / IP) lives, cultures, traditions, rituals, festivals and vacationer locations of their ancestral domains.
Lawyer Cynthia Tablang, head of regional hearings for NCIP area 2, mentioned that “Epanaw” means journey and means the lengthy highway traveled by ethnic tradition since time immemorial, and the remainder of the highway that may nonetheless be taken by the long run generations. indigenous peoples.
“The mission was created primarily to protect the ethnic tradition of indigenous peoples throughout the nation, together with, after all, the completely different ethnic teams in our personal area,” Tablang mentioned.
The primary quantity is titled “Pagkilala” with the target of participating the viewers in recognizing the life and land of IPCs / IPs.
The second quantity is “Paggalang” which engages in public respect for the rituals, traditions, customary legal guidelines, justice programs and tradition of ICC / IP, whereas the third quantity is “Pagtaguyod” for the promotion of vacationer locations, the care of protected areas, and funding in assets in ancestral areas for peace and growth.
Lawyer Maria Rosario Mamba-Villaflor, chief of employees to the governor of Cagayan, Manuel Mamba, ensured the federal government’s help for the preservation and growth of the CPI / PA communities within the province.
She mentioned the governor values and appreciates the life, tradition and practices of ethnic cultural teams within the province and all the time contains them within the growth program of the province.
For his half, Fanibeth Domingo, head of the Tourism Division, expressed his pleasure in participating CPI / PI to advertise vacationer locations, considering that almost all of vacationer websites within the Cagayan Valley are positioned within the ancestral domains of the ethnic teams of the area.
A part of the launch of the mission is the opening of a photograph exhibition at Robinsons Mall, the city that options numerous ethnic cultural teams from throughout the nation. (JCK / OTB / PIA 2-Cagayan)