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.

Galvez meets with Bangsamoro security forces, leaders; eyes signing of peace covenant for safe, honest, orderly elections

COTABATO CITY (8 December 2021) — The national government’s top peacemaker flew to this Central Mindanao city to meet with the region’s stakeholders and rally their continued support behind the Bangsamoro peace process and the observance of safe, orderly and peaceful elections next year. (more…)

PH govt’s promise of better Christmas for all Filipinos  now within reach – Galvez

PASIG CITY (9 December 2021) — With the major milestones achieved under the country’s national vaccination program, a better Christmas for all Filipinos is now at hand this year.


PH ranks 4th globally in COVID 19 daily jab rate as 55M Filipinos now inoculated with at least one dose

STA. ROSA, LAGUNA (2 December 2021) — The Philippines clinched the fourth spot in the global rankings of nations with the highest daily jab rate after the country administered 2,713,731 vaccine doses on November 29.


Vaccination still best defense against Omicron variant— Galvez


— As nations across the globe implement stricter border control measures to prevent the entry of Omicron, a top official of the Philippines’ pandemic task force emphasized anew the need to get the COVID-19 jab.


PH hits 2.55M jabs during first day of National Vaccination Days, more than twice than daily rate

PASAY CITY (30 November 2021) — The Philippines hit a daily record-high of 2.55 million COVID-19 jabs on Monday during the launching of the government’s three-day National Vaccination Days.


COVID task force mulls administration of booster shots for A4 category in December due to Omicron threat — Galvez

PASIG CITY (29 November 2021) — The Philippine government is eyeing the possibility of giving COVID-19 booster shots to eligible government and economic frontliners starting next month as a precaution against the threat of the new COVID-19 variant called Omicron.


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.


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.


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.


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.