CALL FOR NOMINATION AND SUBMISSION
Gawad Agong Para Sa Pamamahayag
The Gawad Agong para sa Pamamahayag, which is under the Indigenous Voices in Asia Project in the Philippines (IVA-Philippines) recognizes the contribution of media practitioners in making the general public sensitive to the rights and issues of indigenous peoples.
In salute and recognition of these efforts, the Kalipunan ng Katutubong Mamamayan ng Pilipinas (KAMP), in cooperation with Gawad Agong Awards Committee, Koalisyon ng Katutubong Samahan ng Pilipinas (KASAPI), Cordillera Peoples Alliance (CPA), Kusog sa Katawhang Lumad ng Mindanao (KALUMARAN) and the Tunay na Alyansa ng Bayan Alay sa Katutubo (TABAK), is pleased to launch the 3rd GAWAD AGONG para sa Pamamahayag, an awards event and forum recognizing exemplary journalists and reporters, who have become part of the indigenous people’s movement to promote and protect indigenous peoples’ rights.
Attached here is the eligibility and mechanics for the Gawad Agong including the nomination/submission form. You can also download the forms at http://bit.ly/1IAhIAD.
The Gawad Agong is sponsored by the Asia Indigenous Peoples Pact (AIPP), and the Swedish Initiative for Development Assistance (SIDA).