Statement of the Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process Jesus G. Dureza on the 3rd round of formal peace negotiations between the Government of the Philippines and National Democratic Front in Rome, Italy

January 17th, 2017|0 Comments

The Philippine government views with optimism, although with managed expectations, positive outcomes in the forthcoming resumption of peace negotiations in Rome on 19-25 January 2017 with the Communist Party of the Philippines/New People’s Army/National Democratic Front. […]

Gov’t all set for Rome talks

January 16th, 2017|0 Comments

Chief government negotiator Silvestre “Bebot” Bello III on Monday will submit to President Rodrigo Duterte the draft documents that will be tabled for discussion during the 3rd rounds of peace talks with the National Democratic Front (NDF) when negotiations resume on January 19-25 in Rome, Italy. […]

Dureza encourages IP leaders to form advisory council for peace talks

January 7th, 2017|0 Comments

Presidential peace adviser Jesus G. Dureza asked the leaders from different indigenous peoples (IP) groups in the province to come up with an advisory council, which will aid the peace process with different rebel groups in tackling various IP concerns. […]

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Release of Political Prisoners as a Necessary Step to Achieve Peace

December 15th, 2016|0 Comments

Mr. Presiding Officer, members of this august body, esteemed guests, ladies and gentlemen, a pleasant morning. A week ago, 66 year-old Bernabe Ocasia became the 13th political prisoner to die in detention in the last five years, and the first under the administration of President Rodrigo R. Duterte. Ocasia had been in prison for over a decade before he suffered a massive stroke that led to his death. It is the fervent wish of many advocates and families of political prisoners pushing for the freedom of their loved ones that Ocasia will be the last political prisoner to suffer death without seeing the hands of justice turn. […]

Generation ‘Me’ transforms into Generation Peace

October 18th, 2016|0 Comments

Today’s youth belonging to the millennial generation – sometimes called Generation ‘Me’ – are deemed accustomed to an ‘instant gratification’ lifestyle others quickly dismiss as misplaced entitlement. Bangsamoro leader Datu Beds Kali proves just how wrong this judgment through his diligent advocacy towards peace with fellow youth leaders. […]

Message of MILF Peace Implementing Panel Chair Mohagher Iqbal for the Peace Month

September 29th, 2016|0 Comments

The Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) Peace Implementing Panel joins in the celebration of the National Peace Consciousness Month 2016, and congratulates the Office of the Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process on its 23rd Anniversary. […]

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