Arumanen
Indigenous Group Arumanen (Also known as: Aromanon, Arumamen, Central Mindanao, Ilianen, Liringanen, Manobo, Manuvu, South Cotabato)
Location Philippines, Mindanao, North Cotabato-Carmen, Libungan, Arakan, Banisilan, Alamada, Pigcawayan, Pikit, Banubu
Estimated Population 14, 609 (2000, SIL International)
Environment Highlands
Lifestyle Sedentary
Subsistence Agriculture / Gatherer / Hunter / Fishing
Level of Assimilation Traditional
Language Family Manobo, Ilianen
Classification: Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Southern Philippine, Manobo, Central, West
Alternate Names: Ilianen
Dialects: Livunganen, Puleniyan, Arkan Valley
Website URLs SIL Ethnologue, Manobo Ilianen, A language of the Philippines
Joshua Project - Manobo Arumanen of the Philippines
Arumamen - Manuvu
National Commission on Indigenous Peoples: The Arumanen
Native Planet - Photos of Arumanen Manuvu: "Probing the Spirits for Peace"
Cultural Survival - Indigenous Women as Peacekeepers
Cultural Heritage, Philippine Tribes - Arumamen-Manuvu
NGOs Hunt Alternatives Fund
Cultural Survival
UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues