Calls mount for peace talks to continue

Kapayapaan Campaign for a Just and Lasting Peace We are greatly alarmed at this sudden turn of events. We are concerned that the armed conflict will escalate. The President’s abrupt and unilateral actions puts to waste the positive and substantial gains of the peace negotiations. Turning his back on the negotiating table and espousing an[…]

PH church groups laud Norway, GRP, NDFP; call for peace ‘based on justice and meaningful change’

The Philippine Ecumenical Peace Platform (PEPP), a network of five major religious groups in the country, released a press statement lauding the Philippine government, the National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP), and the Royal Norwegian Government for the progress made in the peace talks. PEPP co-chair Archbishop Antonio Ledesma said, “The progress that has[…]