January 30, 2015 
  • NCCA orders halt in construction of Torre de Manila
    The National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA) on Tuesday issued a cease-and-desist order against the construction of a private condominium building believed to be ruining the landscape of Jose Rizal's monument in Manila. Read more in The Philippine Star
  • Dayaw 2014: Ethnic kids perform Ifugao songs 'Buwot,' 'Gungunayon'
    Watch the video by Yahoo Philippines. Click here
  • Dayaw Festival set on Nov. 21-22 in Zambo
    The festival is touted to be the biggest gathering of the country’s IPs set from November 21 to 22, 2014 in the city. Read more
  • Dayaw Zamboanga 2014 – for environment and peace
    For the first time in the history of the National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA), the prime government agency for arts and culture, the annual Dayaw Celebration will be held in Zamboanga City. Read more in the Zamboanga Times
  • Ayta basketball and other indigenous games are highlights of NCCA’s Dayaw in Baguio
    Amid encroachments by commercial developers with the collusion of local and national government agencies, cultural communities recently flocked to Baguio for Dayaw, the indigenous-peoples festival organized by the National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA). Read more in Inquirer.net 
  • Bacolod to host Visayas leg of #Dayaw2014 Indigenous Peoples’ Festival
    “Dayaw: The Indigenous Peoples’ Festival will be held in Bacolod City” on November 10 and 11 with the theme, “Katutubong Filipino Para sa Kalikasan at Kapayapaan.” Read more in Sun Star Online
  • National Indigenous Peoples Month ipinagdiwang sa Baguio
    Bumida nitong weekend ang mga katutubo mula sa Luzon sa National Indigenous People's Month na ginanap sa Baguio City. Ulat mula kay Laila Chikadora ng News5 Aksyon. Panoorin ang buong ulat.
  • Makulay na kultura ng mga katutubong grupo, ibinida sa Dayaw Festival sa Baguio
    Panoorin ang ulat ng Balita Pilipinas Ngayon ng GMA News TV
  • NCCA issues cease order vs Sta. Ana, Manila development
    The Sta. Ana Heritage Tourism (Sahta) group welcomed the issuance of a cease-and-desist order by the National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA) against the high-rise development project of CDC Holdings, Inc. on Pedro Gil Street in Sta. Ana Manila, a declared heritage zone.  Read more in Inquirer.net
  • A celebration of Philippine indigenous cultures
    Most of the indigenous groups of the Philippines will gather together from October to November to celebrate their traditional cultures and heritage in celebration of National Indigenous Peoples’ Month. Read more in the Dailty Tribune

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Festivals in the Philippines (January)

  • The Dinagyang Festival - 4th week of January
  • Ati-Atihan Festival - 3rd week of January
  • Sinulog Festival - January 15 or every second Sunday of January
  • Feast of the Black Nazarene - January 9

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