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About Us

The term PAMULAAN is a Lumad – Matigsalogmeaning seedbed. 

It stresses the program’s commitment to root the development of the IPs in the realities of their life and culture

Our Vision
A premiere institution on life-long learning and transformative leadership for indigenous peoples in the Philippines.
Our Mission
To create culturally appropriate and relevant ladderized pathways of TRAINING AND FORMATION for the indigenous youth, community leaders, and development workers in the Philippines.
Our Goal
The Center hopes to produce graduates equipped with values, knowledge and skills on transformative leadership to initiate collaborative actions that promote commitment on cultural integrity, environmental responsibility, socio-economic sustainability, grounded spirituality and community service towards building a self-governing, self-nourishing and self-sustaining IP communities.

It depicts the program’s approach to learning which is integrative and wholistic - one that develops the IP faculties and abilities to the fullest.

  • The young plant depicts the continuing growth offered by education.
  • The leaves of the new plant symbolizes the five (5) major aspects of human life:

Social, Political, Economic, Cultural and Spiritual; areas to hone and cultivate in all learners.