Philippines

Terrorism, insurgency continue to disrupt public order: PRRD

By Ruth Abbey Gita-Carlos   President Rodrigo Duterte. (Presidential Photo) MANILA (Philippines News Agency) – President Rodrigo Duterte on Friday lamented that terrorism and insurgency remain a threat to public order amid the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) pandemic. Speaking before troops in Jolo, Sulu, Duterte said terror groups and the communist movement have done nothing but disrupt progress … Continue reading

Philippines

Canada approves P68-M fund for PH peace education

Canada approves P68-M fund for PH peace education By Joyce Ann L. Rocamora   MANILA (Philippines News Agency) – Canada has earmarked 1.9 million Canadian dollars (approximately PHP68 million) to fund a peace education program in the Philippines, the Canadian embassy in Manila announced Thursday. The project, called “1001 Nights Civic and Peace Education Program”, would provide … Continue reading