Galvez: 2023, a very fulfilling year for the PH peace process

MANILA – Office of the Presidential Adviser on Peace Reconciliation and Unity (OPAPRU) Sec. Carlito G. Galvez, Jr. described 2023 as a “banner year” for the comprehensive Philippine peace process, which is a testament of the Marcos administration’s unwavering commitment to realizing its peace agenda for the nation. 

“Major milestones have been achieved in the comprehensive Philippine peace process under the Marcos administration’s Five-Point Peace, Reconciliation and Unity agenda,” Galvez highlighted in his year-end meeting with OPAPRU executives and personnel.  (more…)

By |2023-12-28T19:45:53+08:00December 28th, 2023|CBA-CPLA, CPP-NPA-NDF, Marawi, MILF, MNLF, NAPWPS, NAPWPS, News, OPAPRU, PAMANA, RPM-P/RPA/ABB|0 Comments

Philippine’s 4th gen action plan on women, peace, and security launched

PASAY CITY (11 December 2023) – The Office of the Presidential Adviser on Peace, Reconciliation and Unity (OPAPRU), together with the Philippine Commission on Women (PCW), as well as civil society organizations and the international development community, launched on Monday, December 11, the fourth generation of the National Action Plan on Women, Peace, and Security (NAPWPS) 2023-2033. (more…)

By |2023-12-19T15:40:55+08:00December 19th, 2023|NAPWPS, News, SHAPE|0 Comments

Empowering women as entrepreneurs and peacebuilders

MARAWI CITY (25 September 2023) – Even in situations of conflict, women have shown that they can be an integral part of the solution.

This is because women seize opportunities to become economically self-sufficient and support their families despite being situated in conflict-vulnerable and conflict-affected communities.

And with the right training, investment, and support networks, women have demonstrated, time and again, that they can thrive as entrepreneurs and business owners who are capable of earning sustainable incomes for themselves and their families. (more…)

By |2023-10-05T15:24:35+08:00October 5th, 2023|Marawi, NAPWPS, NAPWPS, News, SHAPE|0 Comments

The 2nd OPAPRU peace research 2022 centers on women’s role in building and sustaining peace 

PASIG CITY– As part of the Office of the Presidential Adviser on Peace, Reconciliation and Unity’s annual celebration of the National Peace Consciousness Month, the OPAPRU held the Second Peace Research Conference, which centers on the theme, “Ending Conflicts: Women’s Role in Building and Sustaining Peace” at the Chardonnay by Astoria event center last September 2 to 3.


By |2022-09-20T08:54:51+08:00September 9th, 2022|NAPWPS, NAPWPS, News|0 Comments

Philippine Peace Process milestones take center stage in Pre-SONA Forum

CAMP AGUINALDO, QUEZON CITY — Over the past five years, the Duterte Administration has been relentless in pushing forward the comprehensive Philippine peace process and realizing the commitments made by the national government under all signed peace agreements. (more…)

By |2021-07-22T08:54:55+08:00July 22nd, 2021|CBA-CPLA, CPP-NPA-NDF, Governments, Marawi, MILF, MNLF, NAPWPS, NAPWPS, News, PAMANA, PAMANA, SHAPE|0 Comments


Greetings of peace!

As we celebrate National Women’s Month, I would like to commend all our women peacebuilders, peacekeepers and peace advocates who have been our key partners in moving forward the Philippine’s comprehensive peace process. (more…)

By |2021-06-22T22:05:34+08:00March 8th, 2021|NAPWPS, NAPWPS, News, Statements|0 Comments

From north to south: stories of women in peace, reconciliation, and unity

PASIG CITY – The nation’s history bears witness how each milestone in the Philippine peace process was achieved because of the major contributions of women advocates whose goal was to bring genuine and lasting peace to their communities. (more…)

By |2020-03-08T04:30:38+08:00March 6th, 2020|NAPWPS, News|0 Comments

Samar women and youth took active roles on peace and development

Congregations based here in Samar convened representatives of the women and youth sectors from various parts of the island on 25 September as part of the series of activities in line with the celebration of the National Peace Consciousness Month. (more…)

By |2020-02-14T02:02:40+08:00September 27th, 2017|NAPWPS, NAPWPS, News, Peace Month|0 Comments

When advocates for Women, Peace and Security transcend their regular job

Not just advocates, but champions.

This was how the first batch of Women, Peace and Security (WPS) Speaker’s Bureau was described by Undersecretary Diosita T. Andot of the Office of the Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process (OPAPP) during the Training of Trainers held on 31 July to 03 August in Tagaytay City. (more…)

By |2020-02-14T02:02:46+08:00August 14th, 2017|NAPWPS, NAPWPS, News|0 Comments
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