Tao People

Who We Are

Kubo • Kubo • Nipa Hut

Leadership

Atty. Canivel

Atty. Jose Andres A. Canivel

Executive Director

Atty. Jose Andres “Onggie” Canivel has more than 15 years of experience in environmental advocacy and policy development. He previously served as Development Assistance Specialist of the Office of Energy and Environment of the US Agency for International Development (USAID) Philippines and Executive Director of Environmental Legal Assistance Center (ELAC). He obtained his Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree from the Ateneo de Manila University.