Press Releases and Statements


  • Preparation and Online Submission of Fiscal Year (FY) 2022 Gender and Development (GAD) Plans and Budgets

    Preparation and Online Submission of Fiscal Year (FY) 2022 Gender and Development (GAD) Plans and Budgets

    Preparation and Online Submission of Fiscal Year (FY) 2022 Gender and Development (GAD) Plans and Budgets Date 24 August 2021 To All Heads of Executive Departments, National Government Agencies,Bureaus, Offices, State Universities and Colleges (SUCs), GovernmentOwned and/or Controlled Corporations (GOCCs), Legislative andJudiciary Branches, Constitutional Bodies, Other GovernmentInstrumentalities, and All Others …
  • PCW calls for media content that empower women amid the #PandemicEffect

    PCW calls for media content that empower women amid the #PandemicEffect

    PCW calls for media content that empower women amid the #PandemicEffect  The Philippine Commission on Women (PCW) calls on all brands and advertising agencies to create content that empowers women, especially during these challenging times when Juanas experience the #PandemicEffect that goes beyond physical attributes.  In a video ad released …
  • Profiling and Certification of GAD Resource Pool Batch 8

    Profiling and Certification of GAD Resource Pool Batch 8

    Profiling and Certification of GAD Resource Pool Batch 8 PCW is pleased to announce that the application for Batch 8 of the National GAD Resource Pool is now OPEN. The submissions of application for profiling of Batch 8 will be accepted starting August 13 until September 10, 2021. WHO ARE …
  • Message of President Rodrigo Roa Duterte on the 54th Founding Anniversary of ASEAN

    Message of President Rodrigo Roa Duterte on the 54th Founding Anniversary of ASEAN

    Message of President Rodrigo Roa Duterte on the 54th Founding Anniversary of ASEAN Today marks the fifty-fourth year since the Philippines, together with the other founding members of ASEAN, formed what would become Southeast Asia’s preeminent regional organization and one of the world’s most successful institutions. The creation of ASEAN …
  • Gender Statistics

    Gender Statistics

    Gender Statistics Gender statistics is important to measure and monitor the lives of women and men, as well as girls and boys. It covers broad subjects and issues that reflect the constant changing roles of women and men in society, from economic, health, and education, among others. These statistics help …
  • PCW, PNP boost ties to strengthen gender mainstreaming in police force

    PCW, PNP boost ties to strengthen gender mainstreaming in police force

    PCW, PNP boost ties to strengthen gender mainstreaming in police force The Philippine Commission on Women (PCW) and the Philippine National Police (PNP) strengthen ties in an aim to intensify the gender mainstreaming programs of the latter, and in turn, further capacitate the police force in providing gender-responsive services to …
  • PCW calls for inclusivity, sensitivity towards all genders

    PCW calls for inclusivity, sensitivity towards all genders

    PCW calls for inclusivity, sensitivity towards all genders The Philippine Commission on Women calls on the public to be sensitive towards the needs and concerns of all persons including those with  diverse sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, and sex characteristics (SOGIESC). This is after a resort drew flak for …
  • How to Be A Gender Legislator Handbook

    How to Be A Gender Legislator Handbook

    How to be A Gender Legislator Handbook The Philippine Commission on Women (PCW) and the House of Representatives (HoR) will launch the How to Be A Gender-Responsive Legislator (HGRL) Handbook on May 17, 2021 at 10:00 AM. The event is led by the Committee on Women and Gender Equality and …
  • Quezon Province GAD LLHs: Model for Institutionalizing a Provincial GAD Office, Gender-responsive Health, and Community-based Environmental Programs

    Quezon Province GAD LLHs: Model for Institutionalizing a Provincial GAD Office, Gender-responsive Health, and Community-based Environmental Programs

    Quezon Province GAD LLHs: Model for Institutionalizing a Provincial GAD Office, Gender-responsive Health, and Community-based Environmental Programs Quezon Province was among the five (5) pioneer LGUs recognized by the PCW for its notable GAD initiatives and programs. With this certification, Quezon Province remained driven in delivering multifaceted GAD services and …
  • Quezon City GAD LLHs: Provision of Gender-responsive Interventions to Address GBV and Promote Sexual Health

    Quezon City GAD LLHs: Provision of Gender-responsive Interventions to Address GBV and Promote Sexual Health

    Quezon City GAD LLHs: Provision of Gender-responsive Interventions to Address GBV and Promote Sexual Health Quezon City was one of the seven (7) LGUs recognized by the PCW in 2019 for establishing and sustaining the operations of the Quezon City Protection Center and the Social Hygiene and Sundown Clinics. Quezon …