Biyernes, Nobyembre 23, 2012

RRUC helps popularizing FAB in the region

Recently, through the RRUC, forum on popularizing the just signed Framework Agreement on the Bangsamoro (FAB) has been conducted in the provinces Maguindanao and Lanao del sur last November 23, 2012 and November 30, 2012. As identified strategic adjacent province, the same forum also conducted in Labangan, Zamboanga del sur.

At the course of events, the support from ORG and the Asia Foundation and involvement of CBCS, OBYA, KFIC, Balimbingan Clan and other line agencies contributed much in the success of the endeavors.  

Martes, Oktubre 30, 2012

The Pendatu and Macaagir Conflict finally settled

Lately, the RRUC involved in rido settlement in Iranun areas in Maguindanao province particularly in the town of Barira where the more than decade rido of Pendatu and Macaagir Family has finally settled in October 30, 2012. The settlement was initiated with the JUMPOC and other traditional councils in the area. In Matanog, the rido of Akasa – Haroun family also settled last November 19, 2012 through LGU and with the support of Office of the Regional Governor and DILG – ARMM. At this event, the local leaders, peace and order councils, religious leaders and CSOs were played an important role in the course of the initiatives. 

Sabado, Setyembre 29, 2012


As planned, the RRUC just recently concluded the Preparatory Meeting of the Study Group last September 29, 2012 held at Hotel Camila, Pagadian City. The event was conducted in partnership with Consortium of Bangsamoro Civil Society, Inc. (CBCS).

The Study Group was organized in order to study legal and or technical aspect related to the development of policies on traditional or hybrid methods and mechanisms of resolving conflict.

Apart from the outputs, the group identified key issues such as (1) Strategies on Conflict Prevention, (2) Fiscal Acknowledgement of Settled Rido Cases, (3) Policy on Funds Allocation for the Commissioners, and the (4) Policy on the Security Sectors Participation in Resolving Conflict to be considered by the assembly. These issues are being study and legislate by the members of the Regional Legislative Assembly to strengthen the RRUC. 

Martes, Agosto 28, 2012

PATA Case involving Burahan/Jul – Alih/Adjarail Families has initially signed a covenant

In Sulu province, the PATA Case involving Burahan/Jul – Alih/Adjarail Families has initially signed a covenant to end the family feuds which started in 1997 that resulted to more than four hundred individual casualties. The Pacific Settlement of Conflict/Rido in Barangay Timuddas, Pata Island, Sulu has forged held at the Philippine Navy Fleet along the coast of Pata Island last August 28, 2012.  The RRUC witnessed the signing of involving parties representing the ARMM Government.

Lunes, Agosto 20, 2012

MNLF and MILF Commanders Forged Covenant

Last August 2012, the RRUC participated in covenant signing of Mr. Nuron, the MNLF Commander and Mr. Bruce, MILF Commander who both of them pledged to end the land and boundaries conflict in Brgy. Rinie Rehenti, Datu Piang, Maguindanao. They also adhere to protect and secure the civilian in their respective places of origin. The Municipal Mayor, Mr. Guiamel Alim and the RRUC Executive Director Norodin Manalao were also in attendance during the covenant signing.

Biyernes, Agosto 17, 2012

First OD-CB initiated by RRUC

The organizational development and project management workshop was successfully conducted by RRUC and CBCS last August 14 to 17, 2012 held at Pacific Heights Hotel and The Marqueza respectively. The workshop was participated by 21 RRUC Personnel, 3 from the CBCS, 1 from NSO – ARMM, and 1 from RLA – ARMM with a total of 26 participants.

Miyerkules, Hulyo 18, 2012

RRUC Launched Peace Advocacy in ARMM

The RRUC is continuously extending its efforts in peace advocacy in the region. As an strategies on the issue of family feuds/rido, information campaign has been undertook to give emphasis the value of human being and educating people in the region on the appalling effects of creating conflicts.

Linggo, Marso 25, 2012


The activity jointly funded by the Office of the Regional Governor and the Asia Foundation, the RRUC was conducted Municipal Peace Forum and Consultation in identified town of the Lanao del sur. This activity was conducted last March 24 -25, 2012 at Balindong, Lanao del Sur.

At this consultation, the RRUC popularized its mandate as peace advisory body in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao and finally appealed to establish strong collaboration and linkages with LGU’s, CSO’s, NGO’s and other stakeholders in the province.

Miyerkules, Pebrero 22, 2012

RRUC witnessed the Lumenda – Otto Rido Settlement in Rajah Buayan

The RRUC is actively engaging in conflict settlements especially on cases related with family feuds (Rido/Kuntara). Few months after the appointment of the Commissioners and personnel, the agency took its mandates by involving in resolving rido of Lumenda – Otto Family in Rajah Buayan Municipality last February 22, 2012.