Continue the peace talks and lift martial law

Press Statement JustPeacePH 30 May 2017Continue the peace talks and lift martial law The JustPeacePH global peace platform in support of the Peace Talks between the Government of the Republic of the Philippines (GRP) and the National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP) expresses extreme disappointment with the GRP’s decision “not to participate in the[…]

JOINT STATEMENT ON THE SUCCESSFUL THIRD ROUND OF FORMAL TALKS BETWEEN THE GRP AND NDFP IN ROME, ITALY

The Negotiating Panels of the Government of the Republic of the Philippines (GRP) and the National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP), together with their respective delegations of negotiating bodies, consultants, advisors, resource persons, cooperators and staff successfully held the third round of formal talks in Rome City from January 19 to 25, 2017.  The[…]

Open letter to Norweigan minister from political prisoner’s wife

INTERAKSYON.COM — We are publishing in full an open letter from Gloria Almonte, whose husband Dionisio is a political prisoner, to Norway’s Foreign Affairs Minister Borge Brende. Almonte is herself a former detainee. The two were arrested together in 2014. This letter was shared by the human rights group Karapatan. Although formal peace negotiations between the[…]