News & Updates on the Peace Process (MILF Panel) Statements of Support on the turnover of the draft BB to Congress




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Switzerland chairs the Transitional Justice and Reconciliation Commission under the Comprehensive Agreement on the Bangsamoro

During their meeting on the implementation of the “Normalization Annex” to the CAB held in Kuala Lumpur from 27 to 29 September 2014, the panel chairs of the Government of the Philippines GRP and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front MILF announced the establishment of the “Transitional Justice and Reconciliation Comm

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Indigenous Peoples' Perspective on the Proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law

We, the non-Moro Indigenous Peoples in the Bangsamoro core territory fully support a peaceful settlement of the historical conflict in Mindanao, particularly in Central Mindanao and in the Provinces of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM).

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House Ad Hoc panel working full swing to pass Bangsamoro Basic Law

While the House plenary conducts marathon sessions zeroing in on the proposed 2015 P2.606-Trillion national budget, Speaker Feliciano Belmonte today declared “We have set the ball rolling in creating this Ad Hoc committee and it’s systems go” for the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law.

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Remarks by President Barroso following his meeting withPresident Benigno Aquino III of the Philippines

José Manuel Durão Barroso
President of the European Commission

Remarks by President Barroso following his meeting with President Benigno Aquino III of the Philippines

Press point

Brussels, 15 September 2014

Good afternoon ladies and gentlemen,

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Ateneo head urges academe to spur discussion on Bangsamoro bill

Davao City, Philippines — Ateneo de Davao University (AdDU) president Fr. Joel Tabora SJ has called on fellow members of the academic community to support the Bangsamoro peace process by initiating dialogues that will help ensure a well-informed public.

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Bangsamoro Basic Law ensures protection of women's rights

MANILA – Women’s groups on Monday lauded the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL), submitted to Congress by President Benigno S. Aquino III, citing their confidence that the measure ensures the protection of women’s rights and the rights of all stakeholders.

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Drilon: Bangsamoro bill gets bipartisan support

The Bangsamoro Basic Law draft is drawing a strong bipartisan support in the Senate, according to Senate President Franklin M. Drilon, with more than half of the senators including the four members of the minority group signing as co-authors of the bill.

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Social media still abuzz with int’l community’s support of PHL peace

MANILA — Days after Congress received the draft Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL), social media is still abuzz with statements of support from the world stage.

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Roxas urges reformists to rally behind Bangsamoro Law

DAVAO CITY – Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) Secretary Manuel "Mar" Roxas II urged members and participants of the Koalisyon ng Mamamayan Para sa Reporma, or Kompre, to support the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL).

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Sajahatra implements initial cash-for-work program in South Cotabato communities


SOUTH COTABATO, MINDANAO – Some 246 residents of South Cotabato have been given a unique chance to augment their income through a cash-for-work (CFW) program implemented under the Sajahatra Bangsamoro initiative.  

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CebPac launches Peace-o fare for Peace Month


MANILA – As the observance of September as National Peace Consciousness Month or Peace Month comes to a close, Cebu Pacific Air, Inc. (CebPac) launches its Peace-O fare to all ‎its domestic and international destinations.

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GPH, MILF formalize normalization bodies


KUALA LUMPUR – As Congress tackles the Bangsamoro bill for swift passage into law, the Government of the Philippines (GPH) and Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) peace panels met Saturday in the Malaysian capital to discuss and formalize the bodies and mechanisms that will roll out the normalization process.

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Kids express their dreams in Basilan peace event


TIPO-TIPO, BASILAN – Ten-year-old Kahdija Arsim gleefully made her final jump as she outwitted the other 10 contestants and bagged the first prize in a kiddie party game that was designed not only to generate fun and laughter but to challenge one’s memory and physical movement.

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Mensahe ni Robin Padilla sa Bangsamoro Basic Law


Ako po ay talagang natutuwa sapagkat alam niyo po sa pagpunta ko rito, ang aking tinitingnan ay kapayapaan.

Kanina po habang nakikinig ako marami akong agam-agam, marami akong extra baggage, marami akong mga bagay na kinakatakutan. Sana po sa usapin na ito, iwan po natin ang lahat ng nakalipas.

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Opening Statement of Sec. Teresita Quintos Deles during the HOR Briefing on the Draft Bangsamoro Basic Law

Opening Statement of Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process Teresita Quintos Deles
Delivered during the Briefing on the Draft Bangsamoro Basic Law at the House of Representatives
24 September 2014


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