About Office of Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process

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.

We have laid the groundwork for lasting peace in Mindanao — PRRD

COTABATO CITY, BARMM — The Bangsamoro people celebrated on Thursday the second year anniversary of one of the major milestones of the Bangsamoro peace process — the ratification of the Bangsamoro Organic Law which paved the way for the creation of the BARMM regional government. (more…)

Intergovernmental Relations Body presents 1st progress report to PRRD

MANILA (22 January 2021) — The Intergovernmental Relations Body (IGRB) has served as a joint mechanism for the national and Bangsamoro governments to push forward the Bangsamoro peace process in the face of the health, peace and security challenges the nation continues to confront. (more…)

PH cold storage facilities ready for COVID-19 vaccine arrival— task force officials

LAGUNA (20 JANUARY 2021)— The Philippines is ready for the arrival of COVID-19 vaccines following the inspection of several cold storage facilities by COVID-19 task force officials on Wednesday. (more…)

IGRB 2020 feats highlight Gov’t resolve to ensure success of BARMM

PRESS RELEASE (DEPARTMENT OF FINANCE) | 19 January 2021  — Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III has said the  significant progress made in 2020  by the Intergovernmental Relations Body (IGRB) of the national and Bangsamoro governments underscore the Duterte administration’s firm resolve to ensure a successful and functional autonomous region in Muslim Mindanao. (more…)

PH to lose 148M vaccines under nego if info covered by CDA are revealed

PASIG CITY — National Task Force against COVID 19 Chief Implementer Carlito Galvez Jr. appealed anew to the public to understand the Philippine government’s position as to why it cannot yet divulge the negotiated prices of the vaccines, as doing so might jeopardize the orders the country has made to inoculate 70 million Filipinos. (more…)

Vaccine prices under PH nego at par with prices offered to Indonesia, other countries — Galvez

PASIG CITY (January 16, 2020) — The vaccine prices that the Philippine government is currently negotiating with the vaccine manufacturers are cheaper than the prevailing market price. This was assured by Sec Carlito G. Galvez, Jr., following the queries during Friday’s Senate hearing. (more…)

Agusan del Norte intensifies efforts to address armed rebellion amid COVID-19 pandemic

BUTUAN CITY — Top officials of the Duterte Administration flew to this northern Mindanao city on Tuesday to throw their support behind the CARAGA region’s aggressive efforts to address the decades-long communist insurgency and the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Mindanao Peace Process on track — Third Party Monitoring Team

MANILA (14 December 2020) — Despite the challenges caused by the coronavirus pandemic in the country, the Third Party Monitoring Team (TMPT) highlighted in its sixth report that the implementation process of the six-year-old peace agreement signed between the government and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF), “remains fundamentally on track and that both parties continue to be fully committed to the implementation of the signed agreements.”

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Strengthening partnership for peace-building through dialogue

ZAMBOANGA CITY – The Office of the Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process (OPAPP) has over the years focused on sustaining the gains of the Bangsamoro peace process by recognizing the vital role of its partners and actively engaging them in dialogue. (more…)

OPAPP continues info campaign on Bangsamoro peace process

Madalum, Lanao del Sur (3 December 2020) — Even as the government battles the COVID-19 pandemic, it has continued to carry out interventions to sustain the gains of peace in the Bangsamoro. (more…)