Cotabato City – Personnel of Police Regional Office of the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region joined in Learning Session on Rido Settlement on January 27 – 28, 2021 held at El Manor Hotel and Convention Center, Cotabato City.
PRO BAR is determined to train its personnel on Local Conflict Resolution through traditional justice system and peace building activities to be more dynamic and responsive law enforcer and peace maker.
During the session, Alternative Dispute Resolution in BARMM was discussed by Atty. Al-Rashid Balt, Political Affairs Officers VI of the office of Member of the Parliament Hussien Muños while Practice on Rido Settlement is tackled by Sultan Hamidullah Atar from Sultanate of Marawi.
PRO BAR Participants also undergone session on issues and challenges of the PNP in Rido Settlement and identified their roles in this kind of settlement.
Police Brigadier General Samuel P Rodriguez, Regional Director of Police Regional Office of the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in his message reiterates that PRO BAR is firm to address issues on rido.
“Preventing and resolving rido are among the tasks of the police and we cannot just ignore it. Beyond work on public safety, we need to give concern in resolving this issue since it affects the stability of peace situation in Bangsamoro region which primarily hinders our economic and sustainable development”, PBGen Rodriguez said.
PRO BAR is committed to work with the Local Government Units in the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region to address and end issues on rido.