From Discord to Accord: Sultan sa Barongis, MDS clan conflict achieve peaceful resolution

In a remote area of Maguindanao del Sur, BARMM, a long-standing clan conflict or rido, involving the elders of the community, has finally been resolved. Brgy. Masulot, Sultan sa Barongis located in a far-flung community of Maguindanao del Sur, has been grappling with tensions and disputes between rival clans. However, through the collective efforts of…

Development of Infomat for the Popularization of CSOP and the Localized CSOP Framework in BARMM Communities

Davao City| The Ministry of Public Order and Safety (MPOS), with support from SUBATRA, recently organized a workshop focused on the development of infomat (IEC Materials) to popularize Community and Service-Oriented Policing (CSOP) in BARMM (Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao) Communities. The three-day event, held from May 23 to 25, 2023, took place at…

MPOS and partners resolve rido in Maguindanao del Norte

π—₯𝗢𝗱𝗼 π—¦π—²π˜π˜π—Ήπ—²π—Ίπ—²π—»π˜ | On May 15, 2023, the Ministry of Public Order and Safety (MPOS) and its key partners peacefully resolved a long-standing rido (family feud) between two families from Parang, Maguindanao del Norte. The settlement took place at the Municipal Function Hall in Barira, Maguindanao del Norte. Both families held constructive discussions to address…

Empowering Women in Basilan: MPOS trains Women Local Mediators on conflict mediation and resolution

Twenty (20) women local mediators representing various municipalities in Basilan underwent a two-day capacity development training of the Ministry of Public Order and Safety (MPOS) dubbed “Capacity Development for Women Local Mediators” under the Ministry’s program on “Intervention to Local Mediators”. The activity aimed to capacitate the women local mediators on basic mediation skills, facilitation…

Rido in Buldon, MDN reconciles through synergetic efforts of MPOS and partners

π—₯𝗢𝗱𝗼 π—¦π—²π˜π˜π—Ήπ—²π—Ίπ—²π—»π˜ | On May 7, two rido settlements were held by the Ministry of Public Order and Safety in Buldon Municipality, Maguindanao del Norte at the PAMM Compound in Brgy. Oring. Both families involved in the feud signed an agreement and swore an oath on the Holy Quran, promising not to engage in retaliation…