Decent work for all newsletter: Breaking the bondage of illiteracy

In celebration of the International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples, this issue features projects and stories about work with indigenous peoples in the Philippines.


Breaking the bondage of illiteracy
By Ms Carmen Untang, T’boli Tribe of Lake Sebu

Helping indigenous peoples help themselves
By Ms Ma. Theresa Matibag, ILO indigenous peoples project

Brief information on the ILO partnership with indigenous peoples in the Philippines

Looking back after a decade: the Kankanaey-Bago tribe
By Ms Julita Yap, ILO

Voices of indigenous women open new opportunities
By Ms Imogen Howells, ILO

Organizing out of poverty
By Ms Minette Rimando, ILO

Must reads
- Traditional occupations of indigenous and tribal peoples: emerging trends
- Power from the mountains INDISCO case study
- ILO convention on indigenous and tribal peoples, 1989 (No. 169)
- Weaving a new web of life INDISCO case study