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.

PH all set for National Vaccination Days; national gov’t covering all bases against new COVID-19 variant

PASIG CITY (28 November 2021) — It’s all systems go for the massive vaccination rollout dubbed as Bayanihan, Bakunahan National COVID-19 Vaccination Days that will begin on Monday, November 29.

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PH gov’t, Pfizer BionNTech sign deal for additonal 20M doses, bringing the total purchase to 60M COVID-19 doses

PASIG CITY — The Philippine government and Pfizer-BioNTech have signed an amendment to its previous supply agreement for the purchase of an additional 20 million vaccine doses, which brings to 60 million the total vaccine shots ordered by the country from the US-based manufacturer for the year 2021 and 2022.

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Gov’t rolls out booster shots for seniors, immunocompromised in Batangas

BATANGAS CITY CAPITOL COMPOUND (25 NOVEMBER 2021)— Senior citizens and persons with co-morbidities in this province have started to receive COVID-19 booster shots in line with the national government goal to fully vaccinate all medical frontliners, the elderly, and immunocompromised individuals by the end of 2021.

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Greater collaboration among stakeholders needed to end pandemic — Galvez

MANILA (18 November 2021) —- National Task Force against COVID-19 Chief Implementer and vaccine czar Secretary Carlito G. Galvez Jr called on the international community on Thursday to continue working together in the global fight against the pandemic, especially in the implementation of national immunization programs.

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PH receives its first supply of single-dose Sputnik Light, Russia completes delivery of 10M Sputnik V doses

PASAY CITY (19 November 2021) — The Philippines received on Friday 5,000 doses of the single-shot Sputnik Light vaccine donated by the Russian government, as well 2.8 million doses of Sputnik V vaccines, which completed the delivery of the 10-million doses procured by the national government.

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Gov’t kicks off administration of COVID-19 booster jabs to HCWs; eyes full vaccination of sector by end-November

NATIONAL KIDNEY AND TRANSPLANT INSTITUTE, QUEZON CITY (17 NOVEMBER 2021)— The government has begun the administration of COVID-19 booster shots to healthcare workers, as it hopes to finish vaccinating all doctors, nurses and other medical frontliners by the end of November.

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PH, China strengthen partnership on pandemic response as Sinovac completes deliveries of gov’t-procured COVID 19 vaccines

PASAY CITY (17 November 2021) — The Philippines received the last shipment of government-procured Sinovac COVID-19 vaccines for 2021 with the delivery on Wednesday of 3,530,400 jabs.

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PH breaches 70M mark in COVID-19 vaccine doses administered; gov’t says getting the jab is the best Christmas gift one can give

MALACANANG (15 November 2021) — The Philippine National Vaccination Program achieved another milestone on Monday, as the total COVID-19 vaccine doses administered has reached 70,677,771, bringing the number of fully vaccinated individuals in the country to 31,868,120.

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Directory of OPAPP Officials and Offices

Office/Agency/Bureau/Field Office Contact Person Position/Designation Office Number Office Address
Presidential Adviser on Peace, Reconciliation and Unity (PAPRU) CARLITO G. GALVEZ, JR. SECRETARY (02) 8636-0701 loc. 823 7th Flr., Agustin 1 Bldg., F. Ortigas Jr., Pasig City
Office of the Deputy Presidential Adviser on Peace, Reconciliation and Unity for Finance and Administrative Services (FAS) ARNULFO R. PAJARILLO Undersecretary (02) 8636-0701 loc. 858 6th Flr., Agustin 1 Bldg., F. Ortigas Jr., Pasig City
Office of the Deputy Presidential Adviser on Peace, Reconciliation and Unity for Operations ISIDRO L. PURISIMA Undersecretary (02) 8636-0701 loc. 865 7th Flr., Agustin 1 Bldg., F. Ortigas Jr., Pasig City
GPH Implementing Panel Joint Normalization Division DAVID B. DICIANO Undersecretary (02) 8636-0701 loc. 823 DPWH-RES XII, Mintex Datu Oding, Sinsuat Maguindanao

Office of the Secretary, Office of the Chief of Staff

WILBEN M. MAYOR Assistant Secretary (02) 8636-0701 loc. 815 7th Flr., Agustin 1 Bldg., F. Ortigas Jr., Pasig City
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Reconciliation and Unity ANDRES S. AGUINALDO JR. Assistant Secretary (02) 8636-0701 loc. 836 5th Flr., Agustin 1 Bldg., F. Ortigas Jr., Pasig City

CAB Implementation Department

Joint Normalization Committee (JNC) Secretariat

WENDELL P. ORBESO Director IV (02) 8636-0701 loc. 832 4th Flr., Agustin 1 Bldg., F. Ortigas Jr., Pasig City
MNLF Concerns Department JANA JILL G. GALLARDO Director IV (02) 8636-0701 loc. 855 10th Flr., Agustin 1 Bldg., F. Ortigas Jr., Pasig City
Localized Peace Engagements Department MARIA CARLA-MUNSAYAC VILLARTA Director IV (02) 8636-0701 loc. 827 4th Flr., Agustin 1 Bldg., F. Ortigas Jr., Pasig City
RPM-P/RPA/ABB and CBA-CPLA Concerns Department SUSANA GUADALUPE H. MARCAIDA Director IV (02) 8636-0701 loc. 805 10th Flr., Agustin 1 Bldg., F. Ortigas Jr., Pasig City
National Program Management Department CESAR D. DE MESA Executive Director IV

(02) 8636-0701 loc. 836

5th Flr., Agustin 1 Bldg., F. Ortigas Jr., Pasig City
GPH Implementing Panel Secretariat for the GPH-MILF Peace Accord ISHMAEL I. BAHJIN Director III (02) 8636-0701 loc 834 4th Flr., Agustin 1 Bldg., F. Ortigas Jr., Pasig City
Joint Normalization Division (JND) FARRAH GRACE V. NAPARAN Director III (02) 8636-0701 loc. 833 DPWH-RES XII, Mintex Datu Oding, Sinsuat Maguindanao
Monitoring, Evaluation, Accountability and Learning Department EMMANUEL E. SANTOS JR. Peace Program Officer V (02) 8636-0701 loc. 845 10th Flr., Agustin 1 Bldg., F. Ortigas Jr., Pasig City
Communications and Public Affairs Department DARWIN WALLY T. WEE Director IV

(02) 8636-0701 loc. 882

5th Flr., Agustin 1 Bldg., F. Ortigas Jr., Pasig City
Finance Department MA. CORAZON B. ALMARIO Director III (02) 8636-0701 loc. 801 6th Flr., Agustin 1 Bldg., F. Ortigas Jr., Pasig City
Administrative Department LINDA N. CAÑETE Chief Administrative Officer II (02) 8636-0701 loc. 826 6th Flr., Agustin 1 Bldg., F. Ortigas Jr., Pasig City
Human Resource Management Department JOHNNEL V. RAÑESES Peace Program Officer V (02) 8636-0701 loc. 859 6th Flr., Agustin 1 Bldg., F. Ortigas Jr., Pasig City
Resource Management Department JENNIE CLAIRE L. MORDENO Director IV (02) 8636-0701 loc. 837 10th Flr., Agustin 1 Bldg., F. Ortigas Jr., Pasig City
Policy and Strategic Planning Department ROWENA T. LOPEZ Peace Program Officer V (02) 8636-0701 loc. 825 10th Flr., Agustin 1 Bldg., F. Ortigas Jr., Pasig City
International Cooperation and Partnership Department (ICPD) CARISSA D.L CRUZ Director IV (02) 8636-0701 loc. 865 7th Flr., Agustin 1 Bldg., F. Ortigas Jr., Pasig City
Social Healing and Peacebuilding Department VANESSA VIANCA S. PALLARCO Director IV (02) 8636-0701 loc. 809 10th Flr., Agustin 1 Bldg., F. Ortigas Jr., Pasig City
Knowledge Management and Peace Institute Department MAE E. BALLENA Director I (02) 8636-0701 loc. 844 10th Flr., Agustin 1 Bldg., F. Ortigas Jr., Pasig City
Information, Communications and Technology Division ALAIN T. EBUEN Program Manager II

(02) 8636-0701 loc. 839

10th Flr., Agustin 1 Bldg., F. Ortigas Jr., Pasig City

PH to ramp up demand generation for COVID-19 jabs for National Vaccination Days and ‘bakuna bubbles’ beyond NCR

PASIG CITY (12 November 2021) — The Philippine government is determined to continue generating greater demand for COVID-19 vaccines in preparation for the three-day National Vaccination Days, and to push for the establishment of ‘Bakuna Bubbles’ beyond the National Capital Region.

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