In August 2008, the suspension of an agreement on the issue of an autonomous Muslim (Moro) homeland between the government of the Philippines and the rebels of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) led to the collapse of the peace talks and triggered renewed fighting throughout the southern island region of Mindanao.
05 November 2009 | Country Profile
01 October 2009 | Map
IDMC highlights the drastic plight of people displaced by internal armed conflict in the Republic’s southern island region of Mindanao.
01 October 2009 | Publication
The concerns raised in this submission relate to direct and indirect impact of internal displacement on the opportunity for displaced people in the Philippines, to enjoy, without distinction as to race, colour, or national or ethnic origin, equality before the law in the enjoyment of their civil, political, economic, social and cultural rights.
01 June 2009 | Human Rights Mechanism