A national conference on the proposed Bangsamoro and how it will fit into the envisioned federal Philippines gathered 250 policy makers, peacebuilders, academics, representatives of the Moro liberation fronts, and key leaders from Mindanao in Makati City today.
What are the developments in BBL and federalism? How do we harmonize substance and process of these political developments for Mindanao peace? What model of federalism as to the Bangsamoro will best serve the cause of Mindanao peace and development?
The second session of the IAG-International IDEA 2018 Learning Sessions on Charter Change and Federalism in Congress is confirmed on May 29th at the House of Representatives and May 31st at the Senate of the Philippines. Speakers for this session will discuss electoral system reform and design.
Here are the highlights of the first session of a 6-part learning series on charter change and federalism in Congress that aims to introduce basic considerations in constitutional change and design.
The House of Representatives will once again ask President Rodrigo Duterte to certify as urgent the Bangsamoro Basic Law to expedite the passage of the legislation before Congress goes into its sine die adjournment on June 1 | Philippine Daily Inquirer