On September 26, the Office of the Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process had its 6th leg of the Peace Talk Campus Tour in Polytechnic University of the Philippines (Official). Senior high school and students from different colleges attended the morning session which includes discussion on the peace process and followed by an open forum. Atty. Rene Sarmiento briefed the students on the peace negotiations with the National Democratic Front. In the afternoon, Prof. Abhoud Syed M. Lingga discussed a brief history on the Bangsamoro culture and issues, the struggle for self-determination and the quest for peace in Southern Philippines.
Peace Talk Campus Tour: PUP
The Office of the Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process or OPAPP is the office mandated to oversee, coordinate, and integrate the implementation of the comprehensive peace process. The agency was created through executive order no. 125, s. 1993 which was later amended in 2001 with the signing of executive order no. 3, s. 2001 as a reaffirmation of the government’s commitment to achieving just and lasting peace through a comprehensive peace process.