ARMM launches program for former rebels

ISABELA CITY, Basilan (April 17, 2018) – In a bid to combat terrorism in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM), the regional government launched the Program Against Violent Extremism (PAVE) here on Tuesday. PAVE is the regional government’s first model program in providing various interventions to former Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG) members who surrendered…

TESDA-ARMM’s technical vocational courses attract 23,000 trainees

Cotabato City (April 11, 2018) – The Technical Education and Skills Development Authority of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (TESDA-ARMM) has been helping in the advancement of skills and technical education of the region’s constituents by providing free technical vocational education and training (TVET). Omarkhayyam Dalagan, director of TESDA-ARMM, said the authority has conducted a…