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[OPINION EDITORIAL] “From Arms to Farms, From ARMM to BARMM, From Revolution to Reformation: The Struggle for Peace and Development”

Experience from other peace processes shows that revolutionary groups that have prepared for governance—the ANC in South Africa, the FMLN in El Salvador, and the GAM in Aceh—have done well in guiding…  


UNDP donates PPEs, hygiene supplies, and learning materials to Bureau of Corrections

Bureau of Corrections, Metro Manila, 25 Aug 2020 – Spearheaded by Deputy Resident Representative Enrico Gaveglia, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Philippines turned over 5,000 washable…  


[OPINION EDITORIAL] “Saving the economy or saving lives: an unnecessary choice”

With the decision made in the very early morning of 18 August to revert to the General Community Quarantine (GCQ) in Metro Manila, we are again seeing social media light up with polarized views on…  


#TogetherForTamaraws Campaign Launched to Help Tamaraw Rangers and Wardens

The Philippines and 35 other countries officially launched #TogetherforTamaraws, an online fundraising campaign to help conservation frontliners affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. This campaign is led…  


UNDP Supports BARMM Connectivity Amid COVID-19 Through Teleconferencing Access

BARMM – The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in the Philippines provided 43 ZOOM teleconferencing licenses to the Bangsamoro government in an effort to support the BARMM's capacity to…  


Bangsamoro Youth boosts community education and engagement on COVID-19

With support from United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Australian Embassy in the Philippines, the CMYM conducted its information dissemination efforts in Lanao del Sur and other areas…  




OPAPP, UNDP continue in supporting Peace Process in Mindanao amid COVID-19 Pandemic

The Joint Peace and Security Teams (JPST) in Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM) received three-month worth of rice provision from the Office of the Presidential Adviser on Peace…  


[OPINION EDITORIAL] A Crisis for All

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