Tag Archives: peacebuilding

January 25, 2018

As peace advocates and Mindanawons, we, the Balay Mindanaw Group of NGOs, firmly support the call for the immediate passage of a Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) that is consistent with all peace agreements signed by both the Government of the Republic of the Philippines (GRP) and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF).

Balay Mindanaw appreciates the efforts of all peace negotiators, facilitators, civil society organizations and communities who…

July 26, 2017

 

 

By Ruthy Valdez
Balay Mindanaw Intern

ILIGAN CITY — It was in the afternoon of May 23, when Jamie Lambas heard gunshots and explosion from her residence in Marawi. She was advised to evacuate, but was hesitant at first. She was not ready to leave her properties and was so afraid with nothing on hand. She was trembling and she did not know what to do. Later on, when…

July 25, 2017

Balay Mindanaw DREAM

#MarawiEmergencyResponse

Updates of July 17, 2017

 

I. EMERGENCY RESPONSE

Providing Food and Non-Food Items

Balay Mindanaw continues to deliver relief goods to home-based IDPs whose numbers have had a steady rise 54 days have passed since the Marawi siege. This is the second time that the institution provided goods to home-based IDPs in Iligan City. Together with our local partner, Pailig Development Foundation Inc.,…

July 13, 2017

REBUILDING MARAWI: A microcosm of our desired transformation of the country

A Statement of the Bangon Marawi: Multi-sectoral Peace Conference
Cagayan de Oro City
13 July 2017

Al-Qur’an 4:58: “Surely Allah commands you to make over your trusts to whom they are due and when you judge (or govern) between people, you judge (or govern) with justice; surely Allah admonishes you with what is excellent; surely Allah…