Dahlia Simangan is Associate Professor at Hiroshima University. She is the author of "International Peacebuilding and Local Involvement: A Liberal Renaissance" (Routledge, 2019) and several research articles on post-conflict peacebuilding, the peace–sustainability nexus, and international relations in the Anthropocene. You can follow her on Twitter at @dahlia_cs.

Raihan A. Yusoph is an Assistant Professor of the History Department, Mindanao State University—Marawi City. He is also the Program Officer for Peace Education at the MSU Institute for Peace and Development. He is a member of the International Center for Ethno-Religious Mediation (ICERMediation) and adviser of the Mindanao Interfaith Youth Circle (MIYC), the interfaith–interreligious organisation at MSU–Marawi.