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Esther Licnachan

Humphrey Fellow - Philippines

Esther Licnachan

Admission Date: Fall 2013
Completion Date: Fall 2014


During her time as a Humphrey fellow, Ms. Licnachan’s area of focus is on public policy analysis and public administration as they relate to indigenous communities. She is especially interested in land delineation and titling in indigenous communities, as well as the formulation of comprehensive development plans for the preservation of indigenous communities’ resources. Most recently Ms. Licnachan served as Development Management Officer for the National Commission on Indigenous Peoples, where she provided technical support and guidance in activities related to land and domain delineation and titling processes and conducted monitoring of compliance with terms of registration and accreditation of indigenous peoples organizations.