Farmers March On Manila

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A dumagat tribesman take a rest on tree trunks in Cabanatuan on... News PhotoAgriculture,Business,Finance,Horizontal,Human Interest,Indigenous Culture,Nueva Ecija,Philippines,Resting,TreePhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2012 Dondi TawataoCABANATUAN, PHILIPPINES - DECEMBER 06: A dumagat tribesman take a rest on tree trunks in Cabanatuan on December 6, 2012 in Nueva Ecija, Philippines. An indigenous group of Dumagat tribes, farmers and fisherfolk are travelling 350 kilometers by foot from the northern region of Casiguran, Aurora to the capital city of Manila in an effort to stop the construction of an export processing zone called APECO, or the Aurora Pacific Ecozone and Freeport Authority. The farmers say the project has displaced 3,000 families in the area and will remove their sources of livelihood and disrupt their lives. A total of 12,000 hectares of farm and coastal lands has been appropriated for the project. (Photo by Dondi Tawatao/Getty Images)