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.

ICCMN highlights milestones in Bangsamoro peace process; body vows to sustain peacebuilding, dev’t efforts 

MALACANANG, MANILA –  The Inter-Cabinet Cluster Mechanism on Normalization (ICCMN) has enabled the Duterte Administration to push forward the implementation of the Comprehensive Agreement on the Bangsamoro (CAB) amidst the challenges caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. (more…)

OPAPRU leads formulation of Healing and Reconciliation Framework and Process for Indigenous Peoples

DAVAO CITY — At first glance, the figure looks like an octopus, with its multi-colored tentacles extending outward in all directions and giving birth to more tentacles that snake across the page. (more…)

OPAPRU holds virtual learning exchange between ASEAN-Institute for Peace and Reconciliation and Philippine Higher Education Institutions

DAVAO CITY — The Office of the Presidential Adviser on Peace, Reconciliation and Unity (OPAPRU), through its Knowledge Management and Peace Institute Service (KMPIS), spearheaded a virtual learning exchange between the ASEAN-Institute for Peace and Reconciliation (A-IPR) and Philippine Higher Education Institutions on June 6. (more…)

OPAPRU convenes peace champions from HEIs to strengthen culture of peace in academe

DAVAO CITY – As part of its efforts to promote the culture of peace among higher education institutions (HEIs) in the country, the Office of the Presidential Adviser on Peace, Reconciliation and Unity (OPAPRU) conducted a Community of Practice (CoP) planning session here in this city. (more…)

NTF, DOH honor nation’s outstanding regions, health workers for effective vaccine rollout

QUEZON CITY (June 20, 2022) – “Nang dahil sa inyo, milyon milyong buhay ang ating nailigtas mula sa COVID-19. Kayo ang patunay na walang imposible kung tayong lahat ay magkakaisa, magtutulungan, at higit sa lahat, buo ang adhikaing magsilbi sa bayan.”

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Duterte admin’s legacy: PH fully vaccinates 70M Filipinos before turnover of administration

PASAY CITY, Philippines – Within 15 months after the National Vaccination Program was launched, the Philippine government has achieved its target of fully vaccinating 70 million Filipinos against COVID-19.

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Nat’l, BARMM Inter-governmental body presents accomplishments to PRRD

MANILA – Members of the Intergovernmental Relations Body (IGRB) presented their Second Progress report to President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, as they thanked him for fully supporting the Bangsamoro peace process. (more…)

OPAPRU honors International peace partners for supporting peace and dev’t  in Mindanao 

PHILIPPINE INTERNATIONAL CONVENTION CENTER – As part of its continuing peace constituency-building efforts, the Office of the Presidential Adviser on Peace, Reconciliation and Unity (OPAPRU) held an International Peace Partners’ Forum on Friday, June 17. (more…)

OPAPRU welcomes PH’s improved ranking in Global Peace Index 2022; PH one of 5 countries with ‘largest improvements’ worldwide

PASIG CITY, Philippines – The Office of the Presidential Adviser on Peace, Reconciliation and Unity is pleased with the Philippines’ improvement in the Global Peace Index 2022, moving up four notches to 125th place out of 163 countries. (more…)

MILF combatants ditch nom de guerre, register legal identities to benefit from social services part of meaningful transformation

CAMP DARAPANAN, Sultan Kudarat, Maguindanao — Thousands of decommissioned Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) combatants can finally give up their nom de guerre or aliases and make their full transition to mainstream society through a civil registration support initiative launched in Camp Darapanan, Simuay, Sultan Kudarat on Wednesday, 15 June 2022. (more…)