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.

Holistic approach vital for faster recovery of COVID-19 patients — Galvez

FORT MAGSAYSAY, SANTA ROSA, NUEVA ECIJA (1 SEPTEMBER 2020) —  As the country continues to scale up its healthcare capacity in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the mental well-being of patients must also be given priority. (more…)

Valenzuela LGU to test 10% of its population for COVID-19

VALENZUELA CITY (September 1, 2020) — The local government of Valenzuela City targets to test at least 10% of its population by year end in a bid to curb the transmission of COVID-19 in communities. (more…)

Galvez to health care workers: ‘Serve our people, serve humanity’

Bangsamoro Government Compound, Cotabato City (26 August 2020) —  The National Government appealing anew to the country’s health professionals to serve the country and join the fight against COVID-19. (more…)

Government boosts ‘Buhay’ at ‘Kabuhayan’ through water system, land ownership titles

North Cotabato (25 August 2020) – As the government tries to find a balance between ensuring the health of citizens and reviving the nation’s economy amid the COVID-19 pandemic, it continues to carry out its primary mandate: uplifting the lives of the people. (more…)


We condemn in the strongest possible terms the twin blasts which claimed the lives of our valiant soldiers and innocent civilians, and brought chaos to the streets of Jolo, Sulu. (more…)

Ph Government Launches Public Portal on Humanitarian Assistance

PASAY CITY 24 August 2020 – Pursuant to President Rodrigo R. Duterte’s directive to ensure transparency and accountability in managing and allocating resources to the intended beneficiaries, especially in light of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA), Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT), and Office of Civil Defense (OCD) launched today the Philippine Humanitarian Assistance Registry (PHAR) website. (more…)

NTF COVID-19 prioritizes welfare of modern-day heroes amid pandemic

QUEZON CITY, (20 August 2020) — National Task Force against COVID-19 (NTF COVID-19) Chief Implementer Carlito Galvez Jr. underscored the need to take care of the nation’s modern-day heroes who have been at the forefront of the nation’s fight against the pandemic. (more…)

‘It’s time for us to invest in health services’— Galvez

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY (19 AUGUST 2020)— The continuous scaling up of the country’s healthcare system will be the key in overcoming the COVID-19 pandemic in the long run, according to National Action Plan (NAP) against COVID-19 Chief Implementer Carlito G. Galvez Jr. (more…)

COVID-19 task force bats for workplace safety during Laguna visit

SAN PEDRO CITY, LAGUNA (14 AUGUST 2020)— The business community and local government units should work hand-in-hand to ensure the safety of workers and the general public, as the country transitions to the ‘new normal.’ (more…)