The NDFP and GRP Talks: defying odds, fighting spoilers|Kodao Productions

Reposted from: The NDFP and GRP talks: defying odds, fighting spoilers NOORDWIJK, The Netherlands—Defying odds, the National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP) and the Government of the Republic of the Philippines (GRP) negotiating panels pushed through with the opening ceremony of their fourth round of formal peace negotiations yesterday, April 3. Despite fears that[…]

Peace group to GRP, NDFP: Silence the hungry stomachs | Davao Today

DAVAO CITY, Philippines—A peace advocate here appealed to both government and the communist group to pursue what it called a “genuine dialogue” that would usher a just and lasting peace in the country. While it lauded the opening of the fourth round of the GRP-NDFP peace negotiations on Monday, Bishop Felixberto Calang, convener of Sowing[…]

Back on the table: Gov’t, Reds kick off 4th round of formal talks | Davao Today

Apr. 03, 2017  ZEA IO MING C. CAPISTRANO Reposted from: NOORDWIJK, The Netherlands — A series of informal talks that lasted for about a day of delay finally pulled off its trick to bring the negotiators of the government and the National Democratic Front of the Philippines back to the negotiating table.The fourth round[…]

CANADA: Public Forum with Philippine leaders: LAND, RIGHTS, PEACE!

The Centre for Philippine Concerns invites you to a community forum and supper with leaders in the Philippine resistance to mining aggression, particularly by Canadian corporations plundering indigenous lands. Forum et souper communautaire avec des militants de la résistance aux Philippines face à l’agression des minières canadiennes et leur pillage des terres autochtones. Sunday, March 26[…]

Gains of the peace talks in 6 months

By Manila Today Staff Reposted from: We list the work and the achievements of the Government of the Philippines’ (GRP) panel under President Rodrigo Duterte and the National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP) Peace Panel from the resumption of formal talks in August 2016 up to January 2017. These efforts and achievements should[…]