By Office of Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process| 2019-08-20T03:06:55+00:00 August 19th, 2019|Transparency Seal|0 Comments
Mindanao religious leaders rally behind ‘Document on Human Fraternity’ in the wake of suicide bombings in Sulu
ATENEO DE DAVAO UNIVERSITY, DAVAO CITY (AUGUST 14, 2019) – “In the name of innocent human life that God has forbidden to kill, affirming that whoever kills a person is like one who kills humanity, and that whoever saves a person is like the one who saves humanity.”
MANILA, August 14, 2019 – The successful decommissioning of 40,000 Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) combatants could encourage other armed groups in Mindanao to turn in their weapons and return to the folds of the law, according to Presidential Peace Adviser Carlito G. Galvez.
BUTIG, LANAO DEL SUR (AUGUST 13, 2019) – The call for peace, reconciliation and solidarity reverberated across this hinterland community and other parts of Mindanao as members of the Muslim faith celebrated Eid’l Adha.
TAGUIG CITY, (10 August 2019) – The Office of the Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process (OPAPP) and the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) signed Friday a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) through which socioeconomic packages will be provided to soon-to-be decommissioned Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) combatants. The assistance packages will be given under the Normalization Track of the Comprehensive Agreement on the Bangsamoro (CAB).
MAKATI CITY, August 10, 2019 – The Office of the Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process (OPAPP) and the Development Bank of the Philippines (DBP) signed Thursday a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) that will enable OPAPP to further enhance the delivery of its socio-economic interventions to underdeveloped, conflict-affected areas across the country.
PASAY CITY, (August 09, 2019) — Local government units in the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM) will play a crucial role in preventing and countering violent extremism (PCVE) in their communities. (more…)
ASUNCION, DAVAO DEL NORTE – For more than a year, 26-year-old “Crisna” (not her real name) spent many sleepless nights roaming the highlands of Agusan on foot, making sure to stay away from the watchful eye of the military regiment operating in the area.
MALOLOS CITY, BULACAN (08 August 2019)— In support of the nation’s continuing fight against the communist insurgency, police and local government officials in Bulacan are adopting a multi-stakeholder approach that targets vulnerable sectors of the community. (more…)