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A month later, draft B’moro Basic Law still under review by PNoy’s office

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 23 May) — One month.  The draft Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) submitted by the Bangsamoro Transition Commission (BTC) to the Office of the President (OP) on April 21 has not been sent to Congress as it … Continue reading

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USIP Peace Education Project Report

Brief Report on the Second History Seminar-Workshop in Iligan City The workshop, conducted on April 23-25, 2014 at Crystal Inn, Iligan City, ended with a resounding success.  This event is a follow up workshop of the one conducted in June … Continue reading

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Mindanao businesses losing P30M an hour due to power crisis

COTABATO CITY, Philippines  — Mindanao’s business community has been losing some P30 million for every hour of power outage, industry leaders said. http://www.philstar.com/business/2014/05/08/1320757/mindanao-businesses-losing-p30m-hour-due-power-crisis

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Muslim youth holds intramurals in Sarangani April 23-25

Muslim youth holds intramurals in Sarangani April 23-25 ALABEL, Sarangani (April 22, 2013) – Around 4,000 guests and delegates from the 49 Islamic schools in Sarangani are joining this year’s Musabaqah, an event the province is holding to develop sportsmanship … Continue reading

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Peace agreement at last!

Government and MILF ink peace deal in Mindanao By Federico V. Magdalena, PhD HONOLULU: March 28, 2014. After 17 years of long, contentious peace talks, the Philippine government and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front have signed the Comprehensive Agreement for … Continue reading

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Philippines, MILF sign peace agreement

MANILA, Philippines—Where before his predecessor has failed, President Aquino on Thursday presided over the signing of a historic peace agreement with Moro Islamic Liberation Front rebels after 17 years of negotiations carving a new, autonomous Bangsamoro region in Mindanao. Read … Continue reading

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MILF peace deal signing Thursday…

“This is it.” “As far as what is possible without making false promises, this is it, and we continue to hope that the entire Bangsamoro will see it that way as well,” Teresita Quintos-Deles, the presidential adviser on the peace … Continue reading

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Call for Papers

PSA Conference, 12-14 Nov 2014 – Call for Papers (Circular #1)-1 Philippine Sociological Society Conference, 16-18 Oct. 2014 36th UGAT Conference, 23-25 Oct. 2014

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Women in the Bangsamoro speak up on “better Bangsamoro for all”

COTABATO CITY (MindaNews/07 March) — Two women members of the Bangsamoro Transition Commission (BTC) called on women in the proposed Bangsamoro political entity to collectively raise their voices so they can be heard by the male-dominated BTC and to demand … Continue reading

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CPS Digital Project featured at MSAP Hawai‘i

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Muslim Societies in Asia and the Pacific (MSAP) has just published a short feature article on the digital project undertaken by the Center for Philippine Studies, which is part of the larger eMindanao initiative. This project is an annotated bibliography … Continue reading

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