This move is long overdue.
Given the culture of violence in our society, peace education among our children in school is a must.
AFRIM where I sit as board member since the 1980s has piloted peace education in several schools in Davao City.
A consortium of government and civil society groups are now mainstreaming peace education to help build a culture of peace in Mindanao.
While my friend Congressman Vince Garcia of the city’s 2nd district wants to promote peace building through our society’s basic unit – the family.