Catholic Peacebuilding Network

Enhancing the study and practice of Catholic peacebuilding

Background on Peace Processes in Mindanao, The Philippines

Picture of Mindanao

The conflict in Mindanao involves numerous groups and efforts to bring peace. For helpful background, see the paper by Soliman M. Santos, Jr., Dynamics and Directions of the Peace Negotiations Between the Philippine Government and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front. This is a 78 page historical analysis presented on September 24, 2004.