Support to Indigenous Peoples
The indigenous peoples in Palawan are one of the most vulnerable groups in the Philippines. Learn how PSFI supports their access to energy and education; enhances their capabilities to improve food production, farm productivity, and livelihood; and strengthens their primary health care towards an empowered and self-reliant community.
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No stone will be left unturned as Pilipinas Shell Foundation, Inc. strengthens its Integrated Support to Indigenous Peoples programme to empower more communities through improvement of health, education, and livelihood.
Since every Filipino has the right to basic education, the Department of Education has established the Alternative Learning System programme to provide all Filipinos, especially those who are underprivileged like the Batak, the opportunity to complete basic education in a way that fits their and their communities’ needs.
Finding the need to address the lack of energy access of far-flung communities in Palawan, Shell Philippines Exploration B.V. and Pilipinas Shell Foundation, Inc. mapped out the Save, Invest, Nurture Access to Green Energy programme.