Office for Alternative Dispute Resolution (OADR)

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WHO WE ARE

The Office for Alternative Dispute Resolution (OADR) is an attached agency of the Department of Justice created pursuant to Republic Act (R.A.) No. 9285 or the Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) Act of 2004.

It is mandated to promote, develop and expand the use of ADR in the private and public sectors; assist the government in monitoring, studying and evaluating the use of ADR by the public and private sectors; and recommend to Congress needful statutory changes to develop, strengthen and improve ADR practices in accordance with world standards.
 

MISSION

To promote and institutionalize the effective and ethical use and practice of ADR in the country.
 

VISION

We envision an enlightened society that rises above conflicts and empowers parties in making arrangements to settle their own disputes that is fair and just for all.
 

QUALITY POLICY

We, the OADR, are committed to promote, develop and expand the use of ADR in the public and private sectors. As we strive to be a world-class, dynamic policy-making body in promoting the effective and ethical use of ADR in the country, we commit to:

  • Deliver quality services relating to promotion, training, accreditation and certification, policy and development of ADR use in the public and private sectors;
  • Comply with applicable statutory and regulatory requirements; and
  • Continually improve our organization's systems and approaches to ensure the highest level of satisfaction of all our stakeholders.

Continually improve the Quality Management System.

 

DIRECTORY OF OFFICIALS

MENARDO I. GUEVARRA
Secretary
Direct Line No.: 8521-8348
Trunkline No.: 8523-8481 loc. 217
Email Address: [email protected]

 

OFFICE OF THE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

ATTY. IRENE D.T. ALOGOC, CESO I
Executive Director V
Email Address: [email protected], oad[email protected]

 

FINANCE AND ADMINISTRATIVE DIVISION

MR. PATRICK BENJAMINE B. CUNANAN

Chief Administrative Officer

Email: [email protected], [email protected]

 

TRAINING, ACCREDITATION AND PROMOTION SERVICE

 

ATTY. ALI LORAINE V. MANRIQUE

OIC Director, Training, Accreditation and Promotion Division

Email Address: [email protected], [email protected]

 

MR. HOMER A. BUNYI

OIC Chief

Training and Program Development Division

Email: [email protected], [email protected]

 

MS. LAURENCE P. GARCIA

OIC Chief

Accreditation and Certification Division

Email address: [email protected], [email protected]

 

MR. DARREL WINTHROP G. TORRES

OIC Chief

Public Information and Promotion Division

Email: [email protected], [email protected]

 

POLICY, COMPLIANCE AND MONITORING SERVICE

 

MR. RYAN C. THOMAS

OIC Director, Policy Compliance and Monitoring Service

Chief, Policy Formulation and Development Division

Email: [email protected], [email protected], [email protected]mail.com

 

MS. KARLA KATRINA T. BACON

OIC Chief

Compliance and Monitoring Division

Email: [email protected], [email protected]

 

CONTACT US

                     Email address           : [email protected]
                     Webpage                  : http://doj.gov.ph/office-for-alternative-dispute-resolution.html
                     Office Address          : 4th Floor, NFA Building, NFA Compound, Visayas Avenue,
                                                        Brgy. Vasra, Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines 1128

 

 

OADR IEC MATHERIALS

Newsletter Issue No. 1 (Download)
Newsletter Issue No. 2 (Download)
OADR Press, Issue No. 1 (Download)
English Comics (Download)
Tagalog Comics (Download)


OADR-ACCREDITED ADR PRACTITIONERS, APOs AND PUBLIC ADR PROGRAM
(As of 16 April 2022)

Roster of Accredited/Recognized Mediators (Download)
Roster of Accredited/Recognized Arbitrators (Download)
Roster of Accredited/Recognized Conciliators (Download)

Roster of Accredited/Recognized Negotiators (Download)
Roster of Accredited/Recognized Early-Neutral Evaluators (Download)
Roster of Accredited/Recognized Mediation-Arbitration Practitioners (Download)
Roster of Accredited/Recognized Mini-Trial Practitioners (Download)
 

OADR-TRAINED INDIVIDUALS

2020 Roster of OADR-Tranined Individuals
2021 Roster of OADR-Tranined Individuals on Mediation (Download)
2021 Roster of OADR-Tranined Individuals on Arbitration (Download)

 

ADR-RELATED LAWS, POLICIES AND ISSUANCES

Law

Republic Act No. 9285 - An Act to Institutionalize the Use of an Alternative Dispute Resolution System in the Philippines and to establish the Office of Alternative Dispute Resolution, and for other purposes; otherwise known as the “Alternative Dispute Resolution Act of 2004”

Executive Orders

Executive Order No. 78, series of 2012 - Mandating the Inclusion of Provisions on the Use of Alternative Dispute Resolution Mechanisms in all Contracts involving Public-Private Partnership Projects, Build-Operate and Transfer Projects, Joint Venture Agreements between the Government and Private Entities and those entered into by Local Government Units

Executive Order No. 97, series of 2012 - Revoking Executive Order No. 523 (s. 2006) and conferring upon the Office for Alternative Dispute Resolution the Management, Development, Coordination, and Oversight of Alternative Dispute Resolution Programs in the Executive Department, and For Other Purposes

Circulars

Department Circular No. 98, series of 2009 - Implementing Rules and Regulations of R.A. No. 9285

Department Circular No. 49, series of 2012 - Adopting Accreditation Guidelines for Alternative Dispute Resolution Provider Organizations and Training Standards for Alternative Dispute Resolution Practitioners

Department Circular No. 38, series of 2014 - Schedule of Fees for Accreditation of Private ADR Organizations, ADR Practitioners and Public ADR Programs

Uniform Rules on Dispute Resolution under Presidential Decree No. 242, as Amended, for Government Agencies and Instrumentalities, and Government-Owned or Controlled Corporations
 

REPORTS

CY 2020 Report on Implementation of Executive Order No. 97, s. 2012 (Download)
CY 2020 OADR Year-End Report (Download)

CY 2021 OADR Year-End Report (Download)


ADR TRAINING AND ORIENTATION SEMINAR SCHEDULES FOR 2022

CY 2022 Calendar of ADR Trainings and Orientation Seminars (Download)

 

DOWNLOADABLE FORMS
(As of January 2022)

 

Consent Form (Accredited Individual ADR Practitioner)
OADR Form No. 001 - Application for Accreditation (Private ADR Provider Organization) (Download)

OADR Form No. 002 - Commitment Form (Download)
OADR Form No. 003 - Application for Accreditation (Individual ADR Practitioner/Neutral) (Download)
OADR Form No. 003-A - Curriculum Vitae (Individual ADR Practitioner/Neutral) (Download)
OADR Form No. 004 - Application for Accreditation (Public ADR Program) (Download)

 

CITIZEN’S CHARTER

Approval of Training Program
Individual ADR Practitioner
Private APO

Public ADR Program

 

Updated as of 31 May 2022

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