Visiting Fellow - Amparo Pamela Fabe

Amparo Pamela Fabe iAmparo Pamela Fabe is a Filipino Faculty Member at the Armed Forces of the Philippines Education, Training and Doctrine Command and at the Philippine National Police College.  She also teaches advanced security classes for the Special Forces, the Philippine Marines Corp, the Philippine National Police Special Action Force and the Philippine Coast Guard.

Amparo helped write Republic Act 11479, known as the Philippine’s Anti-Terrorism Act of 2020, particularly the section on penalizing the material support for terrorism. This law is useful in the successful prosecution of designated terrorists and terrorist organizations in the Philippines.

She works in the two Priority Areas of the European Union for Southeast Asia: Counter-Terrorism/Prevention of Violent Extremism (CT/PVE), and Maritime Security. 

Amparo is the Anti-Money Laundering and Countering the Financing of Terrorism Subject Matter Expert of the European Union (EU) Delegation to Indonesia and Brunei Darussalam and Mission to ASEAN working under the EU Counter-Terrorism/Security Counsellor, Mr. Marc Vierstate-Verlinde. She was involved in drawing up the Workplan on Counter-Terrrorism and Preventing/Countering Violent Extremism in Southeast Asia 2020-2024.

Amparo also undertakes prison research on IS (Islamic State) local militants and IS Foreign Terrorist Fighters (FTF) who are serving custodial sentences in Indonesia, Malaysia and the Philippines. 

Amparo is one of the Philippine Representatives to the United Nations Office of Drugs and Crime Contact Group on the Sulu and Celebes Sea. 

Amparo helps craft terrorism and policing regulations at the regional and the national levels. She is the Philippine National Police Representative both to the ASEAN Secretariat and the ASEAN Senior Officials’ Meeting on Transnational Organized Crime (SOMTC), and a member of the United Nations Cryptocurrencies Working Group.

Amparo is a Senior Aviation Economist of the United States Agency for International Development advising the Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines, Department of Transportation. She oversees aviation safety and security for six international airports and 82 domestic airports