Save the Children recognizes peace efforts of Bantay Ceasefire

MIDSAYAP, Cotabato—The Save the Children Program in this town has awarded the Bantay Ceasefire, a grassroots-based ceasefire monitor, a Plaque of Appreciation for its “effort in helping make our communities peaceful enough to be conducive to learning.” The...

Bantay Ceasefire to monitor election-related violence

COTABATO CITY—The Bantay Ceasefire, a grassroots-based organization monitoring the truce between the government and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF), is mobilizing its over 400 volunteers to monitor areas so-called “hotspots” come Monday’s barangay...