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Sugoda Buayan Tarbiyyah committee hosts Islamic symposium

Held in General Sanstos City on July 7, the activity was supported by the Educational Research Center and the City Mayor’s Office – Indigenous Cultural Communities Affairs Division.The resource persons discussed other sects who claim to be Muslims but have deviated from the teachings of Islam and how those caused chaos and destruction in the Muslim states.Muslim religious scholars Sheikh...

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BARMM selected areas undergo Child Rights Situational Analysis

The Ministry on Social Services (MSS), Ministry of Health (MOH), Ministry of Interior and Local Government (MILG), and Ministry of Basic, Higher and Technical Education (MBHTE) are among the local partners of the said non-government organizations that support and promote the rights of children, particularly in Mindanao.Nasrudin Asi, Program Coordinator of Save the Children Mindanao said that...

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Govt to waive restrictions for Moro combatants who will opt to become cops, soldiers

“MILF members will be given priority in the hiring process for security forces in the newly-created Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM)”, OPAPP Sec. Carlito Glavez, Jr. said.In the same report, Galvez particularly cited the Police Regional Office-BARMM, 6th Infantry Division (ID) based in Maguindanao, 1st ID based in Zamboanga del Sur and 11th ID based in Sulu would give...

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Lanao Young leaders commemorate youth contributions to Bangsamoro Peace Processes

The UNYPAD Ranao Region marks the 13th day of July their "Ivory Anniversary" as they gathered their chapters from Marawi City, Lanao del Sur, and Lanao Del Norte in a team-building held at Timoga, Iligan City on Saturday. Ansary Diamaoden, Vice President for External Affairs of the UNYPAD said that this activity aimed at strengthening further the brotherhood and sisterhood of officers and...

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In photo- (seated left) Andrew Morris, UNICEF Philippines, Chief of Field Office in Mindanao, Dr. Marjanie Mimbamtas Macasalong, Executive Director of OBYA (seated right) during the launching of U-Report at SKCC, BARMM, Cotabato City

U-Report launched in BARMM, Philippines

U-Report is an online platform developed and used globally by UNICEF, Voluntary Services Overseas (VSO) Philippines, and will be partnered with the BARMM Office Bangsamoro Youth Affairs (OBYA) and other organizations to support adolescents and youth engagement in raising issues and concerns in BARMM region.This platform uses polls and alerts, collecting real-time responses for raising...

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