POLITICAL AND CONSTITUTIONAL REFORMS. One of the substantive agenda tackled during the recent talks between the Government of the Republic of the Philippines (GRP) and National Democratic Front (NDF) in Oslo, Norway on 6-10 October 2016, is the Political and Constitutional Reforms (PCR). The PCR is expected to fully complete its work by January 2017. The Reciprocal Working Committee on PCR is chaired by Dean Seffrey Candelaria of Ateneo College of Law, with government negotiator Rene Sarmiento as supervising panel member. Their counterparts from the NDF is led by Communist Party Founding Chairman Jose Ma. Sison. KNOW MORE: http://bit.ly/2fuiwl8\
Framework for Peace Accords: Political & Constitutional Reforms
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.