National Amnesty Commission, NBI sign MOA to facilitate amnesty applications of FRs

PASAY CITY (16 May 2023) – The national government is determined to help former rebels (FRs) fully reintegrate into mainstream society and rebuild their lives as peaceful and productive citizens of society.

This, as the National Amnesty Commission (NAC) and the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) which aims to fast track the amnesty applications of FRs.


By |2023-05-17T17:35:52+08:00May 16th, 2023|CPP-NPA-NDF, MILF, MNLF, NAC, News, RPM-P/RPA/ABB|0 Comments

Spiritual partnership, key in promoting culture of peace

PASAY CITY (18 April 2023) – As part of its efforts to promote a culture of peace, mutual understanding and in solidarity with the country’s Muslim community, the Office of the Presidential Adviser on Peace, Reconciliation and Unity (OPAPRU) held an Iftar for peace partners on Tuesday.


By |2023-04-19T13:51:03+08:00April 18th, 2023|MILF, MNLF, News|0 Comments

Statement of the Office of the Presidential Adviser on Peace, Reconciliation and Unity, 17 April 2023

We took note about the statement of Chinese Ambassador to the Philippines Huang Xilian comparing the internal tension in China with Taiwan to the Mindanao peace process.


By |2023-04-19T11:54:54+08:00April 17th, 2023|MILF, MNLF, News, OPAPRU|0 Comments

GPH, Moro fronts vow to strengthen partnership to fulfill Bangsamoro peace commitments

COTABATO CITY, APRIL 14, 2023 – The national government and the country’s major Moro fronts have vowed to strengthen their collaboration to ensure the full implementation of all Bangsamoro peace agreements.

This, after Secretary Isidro L. Purisima, acting Presidential Adviser on Peace, Reconciliation and Unity, met separately with Bangsamoro Interim Chief Minister and Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) Chair Ahod Balawag Ebrahim, and Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) Central Committee Chair Muslimin Sema on Friday.


By |2023-04-15T16:28:22+08:00April 15th, 2023|MILF, MNLF, News|0 Comments

Message of Secretary Carlito G Galvez, Jr. for the Mindanao Week of Peace 2022 Celebration

The men and women of the Office of the Presidential Adviser on the Peace, Reconciliation and Unity (OPAPRU) join all of you, our fellow peace builders, peace advocates and peace workers, as you celebrate the Mindanao Week of Peace with the theme “Harnessing our Peace Efforts: Towards Solidarity.”


By |2022-11-26T13:45:02+08:00November 23rd, 2022|Marawi, MILF, MNLF, News|0 Comments

OPAPRU continues relief efforts in storm-stricken MILF, MNLF communities in Mindanao

MATANOG, MAGUINDANAO (21 November 2022) — To augment the national government’s disaster relief efforts in provinces affected by Typhoon Paeng in the Bangsamoro region and neighboring areas, the Office of the Presidential Adviser on Peace, Reconciliation and Unity (OPAPRU) continued the distribution of assistance packages to victims.

The OPAPRU’s relief operations are focused on Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) and Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) communities that were severely hit by the typhoon.


By |2022-11-22T16:50:09+08:00November 21st, 2022|MILF, MNLF, News|0 Comments

NAC convenes to finalize IRR of Amnesty Program for former rebels

PICC, PASAY CITY — The National Amnesty Commission (NAC) convened here on Tuesday to finalize the draft of the Implementing Rules and Regulations of the Amnesty Program for former rebels.


By |2023-01-26T09:26:54+08:00November 8th, 2022|CPP-NPA-NDF, MILF, MNLF, News, RPM-P/RPA/ABB|0 Comments

OPAPRU conducts IEC campaign on Transformation Program for MNLF members in Sulu

INDANAN, SULU — Presidential Peace Adviser Sec. Carlito G. Galvez, Jr. flew to this island-province on September 19 to lead the information and education campaign on the Transformation Program for Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) members, their families and communities.

The IEC campaign series is part of the efforts of the Government of the Philippines (GPH), through the Office of the Presidential Adviser for Peace, Reconciliation, and Unity (OPAPRU), to ensure accurate information on the Transformation Program are disseminated to the combatants, their families and communities.


By |2022-10-13T10:07:24+08:00October 10th, 2022|MNLF, News|0 Comments

OPAPRU holds wreath offering ceremony to honor peace exemplars

TAGUIG CITY — The Office of the Presidential Adviser on Peace Reconciliation and Unity (OPAPRU) led on Friday a wreath offering ceremony here to pay tribute to the country’s peace champions. (more…)

By |2022-10-03T11:42:29+08:00September 30th, 2022|MILF, MNLF, News, Peace Month|0 Comments

Govt, MILF, IDB kick start resumption of Phase 3 of decommissioning

SULTAN KUDARAT, MAGUINDANAO (27 September 2022) — The Bangsamoro peace process continues to gain momentum under the Marcos Administration’s banner of unity, as the third phase of the decommissioning process of Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) members resumed here on Tuesday.


By |2022-10-03T11:35:47+08:00September 27th, 2022|MILF, MNLF, News|0 Comments