PCW calls for thorough investigation on mother-son killing, wants police officer’s daughter spared from condemnation

PCW calls for thorough investigation on mother-son killing, wants police officer’s daughter spared from condemnation The Philippine Commission on Women (PCW) condemns the vicious killing of Sonya Gregorio  and her son Frank Gregorio in Tarlac in the hands of P/SMSgt Joniel Nuezca and calls for the thorough investigation of the same. While the killing of continue reading : PCW calls for thorough investigation on mother-son killing, wants police officer’s daughter spared from condemnation

PCW warns women of dangers in joining dating sites involving money

PCW warns women of dangers in joining dating sites involving money The Philippine Commission on Women (PCW) calls on women and the youth to be cautious in joining websites, e-groups, or apps claiming to offer opportunities for seeking romance and finance. Over the past weeks, several media outfits revealed the existence of a website and continue reading : PCW warns women of dangers in joining dating sites involving money

Guidelines on the Localization of the Safe Spaces Act

Guidelines on the Localization of the Safe Spaces Act 1. Background 1 .1 Since 1995, sexual harassment in the Philippines has been specifically prohibited under Republic Act (RA) No. 7877, otherwise known as the “Anti-Sexual Harassment Act of 1995.” However, the definition of sexual harassment under this law was limited and covered only the acts continue reading : Guidelines on the Localization of the Safe Spaces Act

PCW, Zonta Cavite ink deal on raising awareness on VAW

PCW, Zonta Cavite ink deal on raising awareness on VAW The Philippine Commission on Women and the Zonta Club of Cavite signed a Memorandum of Understanding on raising awareness on Violence Against Women (VAW).  PCW Executive Director Atty. Kristine Yuzon-Chaves, PCW Chairperson Sandra Sanchez-Montano, and Zonta Club of Cavite President Maricel Montano-Lujero inked the deal continue reading : PCW, Zonta Cavite ink deal on raising awareness on VAW

Fighting the virus called violence: PCW Message for the 2020 18-Day Campaign to End VAW

Fighting the virus called violence: PCW Message for the 2020 18-Day Campaign to End VAW  Aside from COVID-19, we need to combat a scourge that has long afflicted our society: Violence Against Women (VAW).  If it were a virus, VAW can infect not only the woman, but also her family, and community. It will also continue reading : Fighting the virus called violence: PCW Message for the 2020 18-Day Campaign to End VAW