1st Gender Equality Committee

Agency representatives to the 1st Gender Equality Committee (GEC) meeting express their support to the advocacy of showing positive women portrayal in media. In photo are (from left): Director Betty Lou Peñera (Philippine Information Agency), Dulce Quintana (Radio-TV Malacañang), Director Brando Merrera (News and Information Bureau), Esperanza Coronel, Victorino Simon, Jr., and Chairperson Ronald Ricketts (Optical Media Board).

Philippine Commission on Women (PCW) Executive Director Emmeline Verzosa (right) clarifies several gender issues in media to Michael Fajatin of GMA-7 and Joyce Pañares of Manila Standard Today during the meet and greet session with the members of the Malacañang Press Corps on October 1, 2010.