Multi-sectoral effort, key to Marawi’s rehabilitation – Galvez

MARAWI CITY, (24 May 2021) – Presidential Peace Adviser Carlito Galvez Jr. lauded peace stakeholders who are involved in the rehabilitation of  Marawi four years after violent extremist groups laid siege to the city.  (more…)

Gov’t inaugurates newly-rehabilitated Bato Mosque and Banggolo Bridge in Marawi as nation commemorates city’s liberation

MARAWI CITY (17 October 2020 ) — The government led the inauguration of the newly built Dansalan Bato Ali Mosque and rehabilitated Banggolo Bridge here today as the nation commemorated the third anniversary of the liberation of this city from the hands of violent extremists.


Philippine peace process has transformed more than 15,000 lives

METRO MANILA, (22 July 2020) — The Duterte administration’s steadfast commitment to honor all signed peace agreements with internal armed groups across the country has led to the transformation of around 15,000 former combatants into peaceful and productive citizens. (more…)

Decommissioning of former combatants, healing in conflict-affected areas highlight Peace Month celebration

MANILA, September 27, 2019 – The decommissioning of non-state combatants and their weapons, and the social healing being carried out in conflict-affected areas in some parts of the country took center stage during the month-long celebration of the National Peace Consciousness Month. (more…)

Marawi celebrates Month of Peace as rehab efforts gain momentum

LANAO DEL SUR PROVINCIAL CAPITOL, MARAWI CITY (September 13, 2019) – Around 170 high-end scooters lined the grounds of the provincial capitol here, their powerful engines revving up as riders eagerly waited for the get-go.