A new political entity in Mindanao? : challenges of election-related dysfunction and violence
Franco, Joseph Raymond S.
Date of Issue2012
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
The Philippine government (GPH) and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) have expressed confidence over the establishment of a “new political entity” (NPE) as part of initiatives to achieve a peace settlement by yearend 2012. However, election-related violence and other dysfunctions in the electoral process in Mindanao illustrate the challenges facing political participation in a post-peace process scenario.
DRNTU::Social sciences::Political science
RSIS Commentaries, 133-12