Organizations and Contacts

Catholic BIshops' Conference of the Philippines
Website of the CBCP, includes latest teaching updates, contacts, and documents repository. See also the CBCP dedicated news page, and the home site of CBCP-NASSA, the National Secretariat for Social Action-Justice and Caritas Philippines.

Mindanao Peacebuilding Institute
The Mindanao Peacebuilding Institute (MPI) is an Asian training institute grounded in the Mindanao, Philippines context that provides a space for people of diverse backgrounds to gather together, share and learn in a safe environment where all viewpoints are encouraged and respected. MPI is a resource for peacebuilders: providing skills, conducting research and building solidarity within the Asia-Pacific Region.

Page detailing Catholic Relief Services' work and history in the Philippines. See also the CRS-Philippines Facebook site.

Center for Peace Education
The mission of Center For Peace Education, part of Miriam College in Quezon City, is to help advance a culture of peace through education. A culture of peace is a set of values, modes of behavior and ways of life that reflects respect for life and for human dignity, rejects violence in all its forms, prevents violent conflicts by tackling their root causes, and recognizes the importance of cooperation, tolerance and dialogue.

Silsilah is a dialogue movement promoting deeper understanding and better relations between Muslims and Christians, and together, with people of other living faiths.

Alyansa Tigil Mina
Composed of non-government organizations, people’s organizations, Church groups and academic institutions, Alyansa Tigil Mina is both an advocacy group and a people’s movement, working in solidarity to protect Filipino communities and natural resources that are threatened by large-scale mining operations.

Peace Advocates Zamboanga Foundation, Inc.
Peace Advocates Zamboanga Foundation, Inc. is a Catholic organization whose objective is the promotion of peace by strengthening good relations among Muslims and Christians, and all other peoples. It is open to work in solidarity with Muslims and other other non-Catholic groups in the pursuit of peace in Zamboanga and the region.

Mindanao Peaceweavers
Mindanao Peaceweavers is a convergence of peace advocates advancing a peaceful resolution of the conflict in Mindanao.

Ateneo de Davao University
Offers a Ph.D. in Development Studies.