Central Luzon highlights effectiveness of Whole-of-Government approach in dealing with CTG

PASIG CITY — The Duterte Administration’s Whole-of-Nation Approach has been highly effective in addressing the communist insurgency in Central Luzon, as it is helping to bring increased peace, security, development and stability in communities once affected by armed conflict throughout the region. (more…)

Peace adviser condemns Maguindanao, Samar attacks; calls on Filipinos to rally behind government’s peace agenda

PASIG CITY (14 February 2022) — Presidential Adviser on Peace, Reconciliation and Unity Secretary Carlito G. Galvez Jr. vehemently condemned two separate armed attacks that led to the death on Saturday, February 12, of nine people in Maguindanao and two children in Northern Samar on February 8. (more…)

PH gov’t pushes for conduct of LPE; most effective approach in talking peace with CTG

PASIG CITY (31 January 2022) — The Philippine government is batting for the continued implementation of localized peace engagement (LPE), as this is the most effective approach in addressing the decades-long communist insurgency in the country. (more…)

LPE, best way of dealing with the CTG — Galvez

METRO MANILA (27 January 2021) – For Presidential Adviser on Peace, Reconciliation, and Unity Carlito G. Galvez Jr., localized peace engagement (LPE) is the best way of dealing with the Communist Terrorist Group (CTG). (more…)

The Duterte Administration’s peace agenda: Six years of pushing forward the comprehensive Philippine peace process

DAVAO CITY — In his inaugural address in 2016, President Rodrigo Roa Duterte assured the Filipino people that his “administration is committed to implement all signed peace agreements in step with constitutional and legal reforms.” (more…)

OPAPP, DND turn over housing units to IPs affected by armed conflict

TALAINGOD, DAVAO DEL NORTE — It was a dream come true for members of this indigenous people’s tribe who will finally have their own homes, and an emotional occasion for everyone attending the momentous affair. (more…)

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…)

We must protect our youth against CTG influence — Galvez

CITY OF SAN FERNANDO, PAMPANGA (22 JUNE 2021)— The country’s shift to online learning due to the COVID-19 pandemic has increased the government’s presence in the digital sphere and enabled it to educate and empower the youth against the recruitment and influence of the Communist Terrorist Group (CTG). (more…)

OPAPP condemns spate of NPA atrocities in Luzon

PASIG CITY (9 JUNE 2021)— The Office of the Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process (OPAPP) condemned the recent attacks perpetrated by members of the Communist Party of the Philippines-New People’s Army (CPP-NPA) in Luzon, particularly the ambush of government forces in Quezon, and the landmine explosion in Masbate. (more…)

Galvez: Health crisis will not prevent government from serving the people

TALAINGOD, DAVAO DEL NORTE (September 29, 2020) — “COVID-19 cannot stop us from serving the people.”

This was underscored by Presidential Peace Adviser Carllito G. Galvez Jr. as he led the groundbreaking ceremony for a Peace Village here that would benefit 125 Ata-Manobo families who had been rescued in the Haran facility and displaced by the armed conflict in the area.

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