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Tagbanua to Nickelodeon: 'We don't need an underwater theme park in Coron'

Jul 28, 2017 - 3:30 PM

Coron Island is a natural paradise It doesn’t need to be developed into a man made paradise says Armil Pe Abella a Tagbanua

PRISTINE LAKE. Kayangan Lake in Coron, Palawan, one of the most spectacular lakes in the world. File photo by Keith Anthony Fabro/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: Puerto Princesa's 'Jungle Trail' ecotourism site

Jun 18, 2017 - 8:28 AM

The Jungle Trail at the Puerto Princesa Underground River in Palawan not only serves as tourist site but also gives livelihood for the Tagbanuas

GUIDED TOUR. A Tagbanua lady guiding two foreigner ladies through the national park’s lush forest. Photo by Keith Anthony Fabro

WATCH: How Miss Universe, CordAid helped Yolanda-hit village build back better

Feb 08, 2017 - 4:45 PM

Pia Wurtzbach s recent visit to an indigenous community in Palawan showcases the success of a rehabilitation project after Yolanda

Pia Wurtzbach's Coron visit highlights resiliency, IP issues

Jan 22, 2017 - 8:35 AM

All the Calamian Islands are ancestral domains of the Tagbanuas So far there are only 2 communities that have been awarded the title There are 23 barangays still applying for titles a development worker explains

WARM WELCOME. Pia Wurtzbach rides a motorcade around Coron town proper on January 21, 2017. Photo by David Lozada/ Rappler

WATCH: Pia Wurtzbach brings hope to Yolanda-hit Tagbanua community

Jan 21, 2017 - 7:29 PM

We need to continue working to make sure our communities are resilient the reigning Miss Universe tells an indigenous community in Palawan

ROLE MODEL. Tagbanua kids from Barangay Malawig give Miss Universe 2015 Pia Wurtzbach a warm welcome. Photo by David Lozada/ Rappler

How Tagbanua communities in Coron recovered from Yolanda

Jan 20, 2017 - 9:01 PM

They have an indigenous structure that is more resilient to typhoons compared to the models that were introduced by other agencies an NGO says

RISK ASSESSMENT. Tagbanua residents map hazards in their community after super typhoon Yolanda with the help of CordAid and Samdhana Institute. Photo courtesy of Samdhana Institute

Talking ecotourism with the Tagbanua

Jul 09, 2014 - 11:00 AM

The Tagbanua tribe manages some of Coron s top tourist attractions Here s how ecotourism has changed their ancestral domain and their culture forever

GUARDIANS. A Tagbanua watches over tourism activities near the entrance to the Twin Lagoons in Coron, Palawan. All photos by Pia Ranada/Rappler

DepEd eyes ancestral domain as school sites

Jun 27, 2013 - 10:37 PM

Education Undersecretary Alberto Muyot says the request for building schools would still have to come from the communities themselves

MAKESHIFT. Tagbanua parents made these makeshift classrooms for the high school students of Brgy. de Carabao. File photo by Jee Geronimo/Rappler

DepEd allots P100-M for IP education

Jun 12, 2013 - 9:29 PM

The allocation was made a week after the visit of education Secretary Armin Luistro to Culion a town in Palawan populated by Tagbanuas

FIRST DAY. A girl from Brgy. De Carabao, land of the Tagbanuas, stops in her tracks to look at the camera. Photo by Jee Geronimo/Rappler

PH Navy unveils new assets

Dec 14, 2011 - 8:00 AM

Philippine Navy unveils new assets to help strengthen maritime security

One of the newly-commissioned Navy ships, BRP Tagbanua