LOOK: The National Commission on Indigenous Peoples Region 3 conducted its two (2) day “ IP Women’s Conference ” on March 27-28, 2023 at the City of San Fernando, Pampanga. In line with the celebration of Women’s Month, select IP Women throughout the Region attended orientation and seminar pertinent to IP Rights, Gender and Development, health, and specific laws on the protection of rights of Women and children.
The two (2) day orientation and seminar empowered the select IP Women who also serves as City, Municipal, and Barangay IPMRs, Tribal Chieftains, and Leaders in their respective communities. The NCIP Region 3 Regional Director, Atty. Roland P. Calde, noted the significance of the celebration of Women’s month through the conduct of the IP Women’s Conference. RD Calde also emphasized the importance of laws concerning the rights and protection of Women to achieve Women Empowerment, Gender Equality, and Inclusive Society.