Securing the Rights of Indigenous Communities in the Philippines

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16 Oct 2014

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Indigenous populations face unique barriers to full participation in the electoral and political process. They often live in remote areas and are ignored by decision-makers. Indigenous communities are also left out of many development and economic opportunities.

In this episode of Dialogues on Democracy, Philippine Election Commissioner Luie Guia discusses access for indigenous populations in his country.