Education manual on indigenous elders and engagement with government

This Education Manual on Indigenous Elders and Engagement with Government is one in a series of leadership training manuals produced by the Indigenous Learning Institute for Community Empowerment or ILI. The term “ili” is indigenous term to the Igorot peoples of the Cordillera, Philippines meaning people, identity and community. Among the Ho people of India, “ili” means the sacred rice wine that is offered to the gods or spirits of the ancestors in prayer and thanksgiving.