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Posted: Thu, 2014-01-30 09:32

Ms. Lorena Yunque, Project Manager of PCW-AECID Project, together with Ms. Lerma Wabinga, Project Focal Person of LGU Alabel, discussing the PCW-AECID Project during her courtesy call to Mayor Corazon Sunga Grafilo of LGU Alabel, Sarangani last January 23, 2014. 

Posted: Thu, 2014-01-16 09:10

Philippine Commission on Women (PCW) Chairperson Remedios I. Rikken signed the Pledge of Partnership on the Seal of Good Local Governance on January 15, 2014 at the Philippine International Convention Center. The Pledge of Partnership, initiated by the Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG), is an advocacy for fostering integrity, transparency and accountability in public service.

Posted: Tue, 2014-01-14 14:06

College students across the country may now get the chance to showcase their artistry and creativity as the Philippine Commission on Women (PCW) launched a film making contest in line with the upcoming Women's Month Celebration.

The short film-making contest, which runs from January 10 to February 21, aims to raise public awareness on women's issues, particularly the vital role of women in disaster response, media, peace building, politics and governance, and reproductive health.

Posted: Sat, 2014-01-04 13:14
The United Nations General Assembly recognized the need to further protect and uphold the rights of women migrant workers including their children by adopting a resolution sponsored by the Philippines and Indonesia on December 18. 
 
Posted: Thu, 2013-12-12 14:06
A junior high school student from Jose P. Laurel Sr. High School in Quezon City bagged the top prize in this year’s 18-Day Campaign To End Violence Against Women (VAW) Poster-Making Contest, besting other 30 schools in Metro Manila.
 
In an interview with Philippine Commission on Women (PCW) Media Unit, 15-year old Charina Racaza said her thorough research about VAW enabled her to fully depict this year’s theme “End VAW Now! It’s Our Duty!”
 
Posted: Mon, 2013-11-25 09:17
 
MENSAHE
 
NATIONAL CONSCIOUSNESS DAY TO END VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN
25 NOBYEMBRE 2013
(RA 10398)
 
“End VAW Now! It’s Our Duty!”
 
 
Posted: Sat, 2013-11-23 16:47
The Philippine Commission on Women (PCW) raises its concern over the incidents of rape, prostitution, and other forms of sexual exploitation and abuse in disaster areas in the country.
 
While we enjoin the Filipino nation in responding to the basic needs of families who have been displaced and who have lost their loved ones due to Typhoon Yolanda, the earthquakes in Central Visayas, and the Zamboanga conflict, the PCW strongly calls for immediate response to gender-based violence cases in evacuation centers and temporary shelters.
 
Posted: Sat, 2013-11-23 15:18
Increased commitment and accountability of duty-bearers.
 
This is what the 18-day Campaign to End Violence Against Women (VAW) aims to emphasize this year.
 
Posted: Thu, 2013-11-07 23:36

04 November 2013 – Celebrating the “National Consciousness Day on Violence Against Women (VAW)” one month in advance, the Philippine Embassy in Paris, in cooperation with the Babaylan Association, organized on October 20 the first seminar to explore the various situations of violence faced by Filipina migrants in France.

Posted: Wed, 2013-11-06 09:13
The Philippine Commission on Women (PCW) will hold a two day back-to-back Gender and Development (GAD) Planning and Budgeting Forum on November 7 and 8 at the Professional Development Center Auditorium, Commission on Audit in Quezon City. 
 
The primary objective of the GPB forum is to orient national line agencies, attached offices, bureaus and GOCCs on Joint Circular 2012-01 or the Guidelines on the Preparation of the Annual GAD Plan and Budget and Accomplishment Report, in line with the preparation of 2015 GAD plan and budget of government agencies. 

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