The Daily Manila Shimbun


BORACAY SHUTDOWN #3 (A slice of paradise for the Ati)

May 24, 2018

The Ati minority in Boracay and Panay islands may very well be unintended beneficiaries of the shutdown of Boracay with President Duterte’s pronouncements he would declare the resort island into a land reform area. A draft Executive Order has been prepared by the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) for Duterte’s consideration at a Cebinet meeting on June 11.