News, Editorials, and Reflections

APC youth join Global Climate Action: Pagsalimateng hu Gulabung daw Lendeng (Awakening for Climate Action)

September marks the beginning of the Season of Creation. This year, the celebration coincides with the Global Climate Strike (20-27 Sept) where millions of young people will take part to urge local and global leaders to embark in greater efforts to address the…
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Indigenous youth lead action for Mindanao forests and farms

by Gloria Amor Paredes Community spirits were high in Sitio Nabag-o, a village in the Upper Pulangi area in northern Bukidnon, Philippines, as gulang (high school) students from the Apu Palamguwan Cultural Education Center (APC) school in Bendum led tree-planting and…
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Youth access to sustainable livelihood options in Mindanao: Hulas youth receive TESDA NCII Masonry Certificates

by Gloria Amor Paredes For many young people in Bukidnon upland communities, a National Certificate (NC) from the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) is not just another piece of paper in their job application folder. The certificate also…
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Join us in achieving the APC vision!

The Apu Palamguwan Cultural Education Center envisions indigenous communities who are empowered to learn and live as Indigenous Peoples, exercising self-determination over the management of their ancestral domain, and asserting their cultural integrity in society.   Join us in achieving…
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