International Day of the World’s Indigenous People (August 9, 2022)

Author: DA-AFID | 9 August 2022

The Kabuhayan at Kaunlaran ng Kababayang Katutubo (4Ks) National Program of the Department of Agriculture, leads the celebration of the International Day of the World’s Indigenous People (IDWIP) with the theme “Role of Indigenous Women in Preservation and Transmission of Traditional Knowledge” at the DA Central Office in Quezon City, on August 9, 2022. Present during the event were Undersecretaries Mercedita A. Sombilla (Policy, Planning and Regulations) and Zamzamin L. Ampatuan (Special Concerns  and for BARMM), Jane C. Bacayo (Administration and Finance), Rodolfo V. Vicerra  (Agri-Industrialization), 4Ks Program Director Ervannie Jay P. Belarmino, and Chairman Allen Capuyan of the National Commission on Indigenous Peoples.  (Photos by Alarico Nuestro, DA-AFID)