also noted that government welcome the coming together of MNLF and MILF under the Bangsamoro Coordination Forum, a mechanism facilitated by the Organization of Islamic Cooperation to harmonize the efforts of the two Fronts in achieving the aspirations of the Bangsamoro people towards just and lasting peace.
According to Deles
, the CPP-NPA-NDF "has reciprocated government's gesture of a month-long unilateral ceasefire with acts of senseless violence.
Discussing the possibility of peace in Mindanao, and its prospects for surviving the current atmosphere of hostility, Deles
raised some questions for the graduates and students to consider: What are the roots of the conflict in Mindanao?
It states that the Bangsamoro is within Philippine territory and it will be under the President's supervision as mandated in the Constitution," Deles
According to Deles
, the latest draft of the BBL has been submitted to the President for his review and further discussions may be held based on the guidance of the President.
stressed that indigenous peoples, like the Bangsamoro people who form a minority in Mindanao, shall be respected in the future Bangsamoro region that will be created to replace the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) by 2016.
We will never allow you to become second-class citizens in Mindanao," Deles
told IP leaders in a meeting held at the Office of the Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process (OPAPP) in Pasig City.
He said both Deles
and Ferrer have been able to perform their duty in accordance to President Benigno Aquino III's directives.
The role of the international community in encouraging us through a long and difficult peace process cannot be overemphasized, Deles
The power-sharing arrangement between the national government and the future Bangsamoro government is stated in the peace agreement to be forged by the government and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF), according to Deles
said the building is part of the commitment of the provincial government to meet targets set by a United Nations resolution to address women's concerns.
addressed international delegates in her keynote speech at the Symposium on Peace Processes and Initiatives, organized by the AIPR at the Peninsula Manila in Makati City.