The Challenges Faced by the Bangsamoro Transition Commission in Drafting the New Bangsamoro Basic Law


Decolonize the Philippines, adopt a new constitution

This article was originally published in The GRP, MILF Peace Drafts 2010: Analysis and Comments by Patricio P. Diaz・Rudy Buhay Rodil, MindaNews Publications 2010, pp.24-29, and quoted again in HOMELAND Vol. XXIV, No. 4 (July-August), 2017: 5-8. Though several years have passed since its first publication, we…


Interview with Assemblyman Zia Alonto Adiong

Mr. Zia Alonto Adiong, an assemblyman of the Regional Assembly in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao, serves as the spokesperson for the Lanao del Sur Provincial Crisis Management Committee. by Masako Ishii, Professor, Rikkyo University The clashes between the Philippine government forces and the “Maute Group”…


Crafting the New Bangsamoro Basic Law

Interview with Mr. Ghazali Jaafar, Chairman of the expanded Bangsamoro Transition Commission In Sultan Kudarat Municipality, Maguindanao Province, February 22, 2017 By Masako Ishii, Professor, Rikkyo University Yasuhito Asami, Professor, Hosei University Akiko Horiba, Director, The Sasakawa Pan Asia Fund, The Sasakawa Peace Foundation Naonori Kusakabe, Lecturer,…