The National Research Council of the Philippines (NRCP) rebrands its regular Regional Policy Forums (Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao laps), dubbing it Magandang Bukas Mula sa Pagtuklas (MMBMP).

NRCP launches newest segment May Magandang Bukas Mula sa Pagtuklas

Dr. Marieta Bañez Sumagaysay, NRCP Executive Director, will be hosting this newest television set-up of the NRCP Regional Policy Forum.

The pilot episode of MMBMP (for Luzon) will feature the Pinoy-produced high-tech mobile app featuring the ancient Filipino language dictionary in hopes to preserve the indigenous language of the Hanunoo-Mangyan for the next generation. Tablets containing the e-dictionary are at the Mangyan Heritage Museum in Calapan City, Oriental Mindoro, and are being utilized by various publics in Mindoro.

Watch how NRCP member Dr. Rochelle Irene G. Lucas saves the Hanunoo-Mangyan language from extinction on February 23, 2022, 9:00 AM, via webcast. (Jenny Leigh A. Daquioag, DOST-NRCP)