While fund transfers are not a new financing mechanism in the country, the provision of a block grant by the national government to an autonomous region is a new system. As such, new guidelines and implementing rules are needed to ensure the proper and effective implementation of the Block Grant provision.

IAG will commence in the first quarter of 2020 a project designed to empower vulnerable youth and communities against violent extremism in the southern Philippines.

IAG Senior Policy Adviser Fr. Eliseo Mercado Jr. lauds President Duterte's appointment of MNLF founding chair Nur Misuari as the PH's special economic envoy to the Organization of Islamic Cooperation.

The purpose of this law is to establish an effective political entity, provide for its basic structure of government in recognition of the justness and cause of the Cordillerans and to secure their identity, posterity, and allow for meaningful governance.

As the crucial 2022 elections in the Bangsamoro government near, the Commission on Elections (Comelec) said Monday that it will be revisiting its existing rules and regulations to prevent the exclusion of vulnerable electorates in Mindanao | Manila Bulletin

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