Write a letter for the Batak
1. Write your letter, then 2. Complete it and 3. Mail it
The Batak are ‘negrito’ peoples who live on Palawan island in the Philippines. They are shifting cultivators who also hunt, gather and fish.
Their way of life has also been threatened by conservation schemes which seek to ban shifting cultivation and other subsistence practices.
How you can help
Please write a brief, polite letter to the President of the Philippines expressing your concern about the threats facing the Batak.