Dureza: BOL to benefit everyone

Magpet, Cotabato, August 13, 2018 — Presidential Peace Adviser Jesus Dureza said the recently-passed Bangsamoro Organic Law (BOL) will benefit not just certain groups or sectors but all those who desire peace and development in Mindanao. (more…)

Passage of BOL celebrated in Cotabato

COTABATO CITY, August 8, 2018 – More than 700 people flocked to the Shariff Kabunsuan Complex here today to celebrate and express their support for the newly-passed Organic Law for the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (OLBARRM or the Bangsamoro Organic Law). (more…)

BOL passage seen to pave way for Cordillera autonomy

SAN FERNANDO, La Union, August 1, 2018 — The leadership of the Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR) is hopeful that the successful passage of the Bangsamoro Organic Law (BOL) will pave the way for the region’s own autonomy as provided for by the 1987 Constitution. (more…)

Dureza pushes for resolution of IPs’ ancestral domain issues

BUTUAN CITY, March 26, 2018 — Presidential Peace Adviser Jesus Dureza today urged concerned government agencies to work closely together and address issues related to the approved Certificates of Ancestral Domain Titles (CADTs) within the CARAGA Region. (more…)

Sec. Dureza bares creation of Mindanao-wide IP task force to address insurgency, other Lumad concerns

T’BOLI MUNICIPAL GYM, SOUTH COTABATO – A Mindanao-wide task force that will focus on addressing key concerns confronting the island-region’s indigenous peoples is set to be created. (more…)