Capacity Building
Mindanao Trust Fund starts
2005
Mindanao Trust Fund starts

Supports the government and the Bangsamoro Development Agency in the assessment of development needs of conflict-affected communities

2005

Mindanao Trust Fund - Reconstruction Development Program is launched
2006
Mindanao Trust Fund - Reconstruction Development Program is launched

"Learning-by-doing" capacity-building for the Bangsamoro Development Agency commences. Community-Driven Development program in six pilot sites across Mindanao begins.

2006

Expansion
MTF socioeconomic efforts expand in Mindanao
2007
MTF socioeconomic efforts expand in Mindanao

Supports the Bangsamoro Development Agency to provide infrastructure, early recovery, and livelihood assistance to over 300,000 people in 160 new communities.

2007

Framework Agreement on the Bangsamoro
2012
Framework Agreement on the Bangsamoro

MTF expands support to prepare the Bangsamoro Development Agency for a post-peace agreement setting.

Programme for Local Economic Development Through Enlightened Governance and Grassroots Empowerment (PLEDGE)
2012
Programme for Local Economic Development Through Enlightened Governance and Grassroots Empowerment (PLEDGE)

Builds the Bangsamoro Development Agency's capacity and impact in enterprise development and employment.

2012

Confidence-building and Forward Planning
Sajahatra Bangsamoro Program
2013
Sajahatra Bangsamoro Program

Supports the first government-MILF peace initiative by strengthening the MILF's capacity to work with government to deliver health, education, and livelihood programs to nearly 50,000 Muslims, Christians, and Indigenous Peoples in conflict-affected areas in Mindanao.

Bangsamoro Development Plan
2013
Bangsamoro Development Plan

Provides financial and technical assistance to the Bangsamoro Development Agency in preparing a socioeconomic blueprint for the region.

2013

Comprehensive Agreement on the Bangsamoro
2014
Comprehensive Agreement on the Bangsamoro

The Philippine Government and the MILF signed the agreement on March 27th at Malacañan Palace in Manila.

Bangsamoro Development Plan Launch
2014
Bangsamoro Development Plan Launch

H.E. President Benigno Aquino III and MILF Chairman Al-Haj Murad  Ebrahim launched the Bangsamoro Development Plan in November 2014. The Bangsamoro Development Agency--now with 300 staff in seven offices across Mindanao--leads the planning process.

2014

Reinforcing Gains of the Peace Process
Community-based Projects
2015
Community-based Projects

From 2013 to 2015, the MTF funded 140 community projects which benefited 127,847 people in 65 villages across six regions in Mindanao. This community-based program closed in June 2015.

Institutional Strengthening Agreement
2015
Institutional Strengthening Agreement

From July to December, the MTF supported BDA's modernization of operational systems to better deliver services on the ground. It also strengthened the management and financial capacities of 30 best-performing People's Organizations and funded the Bangsamoro Development Plan awareness-building campaign in 29 areas across eight provinces.

2015

Bangsamoro ADVANCE
2016
Bangsamoro ADVANCE

Expands livelihood and infrastructure support to 50 new communities in the areas of the 25 MILF Base Camps.

Bangsamoro Solidarity
2016
Bangsamoro Solidarity

Provides development assistance to 10 mixed communities (Muslims, Christians, and Indigenous Peoples) and vulnerable groups in Davao, South Mindanao, and Zamboanga Peninsula

CAMPS
2016
CAMPS

Supports the normalization process and the 2014 Comprehensive Agreement on the Bangsamoro by expanding socioeconomic assistance to communities in the Six Acknowledged MILF Camps.

2016