Presentation and validation of results of “Konsult Mindanaw were done in a Research Utilization Forum on October 16, 2009 at MSU Graduate School conference room, General Santos City.
Question No. 1. Vision of Peace – absence of war, Result of love, respect and justice. Total conversion: change of lifestyle, mind, attitude. Harmony among all. Ability to meet the basic needs. Feeling of security.
Question No. 2. GRP-MILF peace Talks. Recommendations: clarify contents of MOA-AD. Massive consultation. Transparency. Careful selection of the GRP peace panel, to include women, lumad and religious. Consult lumads regarding ancestral domain provisions. Prior dialogue between MILF and MNLF.
Question No. 3. Broader Peace Process to achieve lasting peace – Sincere governance, responsible development projects/programs, fair labor policies, just implementation of policies – responsible media. Reforms in education. Improved economic atmosphere. Vigilance against corruption.
Question No. 4. Personal Commitment – Continue peace advocacy. Dialogue (interfaith and intra-faith). (Reported through Fr. A. Buenavides)
Source: Communication from the Bishop (No. 551, November 06, 2009)