Terms of Use


The Philippine Commission on Women (PCW) offers information and materials (all written content, photographs, videos, graphs and other graphics) in this website solely as a resource for its Users without any form of warranty. Changes are periodically added to the information herein without prior notice. The PCW specifically does not make any assurances as to the timeliness of all these information and materials. In addition, this website may contain information and materials from other sources. The PCW does not represent or endorse the accuracy, reliability or timeliness of the information and materials provided by these sources. Reliance on these information and materials shall be at your own risk. The PCW will not be liable in any capacity for losses or damages to the User that may result from the use of or reliance on these information and materials.


All written content and downloadable information and publications that appear on this website are exclusive properties of PCW unless otherwise indicated. The PCW shall allow usage of these written content and downloadable information and publications provided that it will be for academic, personal and non-commercial use. Acknowledgement of PCW as the source of information is highly recommended. Users are restricted from reselling, redistributing or creating derivative works for commercial purposes without the expressed, written consent of the PCW. All photographs, videos, graphs and other graphics appearing on this website are likewise exclusive properties of the PCW and its affiliates.

For copyright permission, please address your request to:

Philippine Commission on Women
1145 J.P. Laurel St., Malacañan Palace Complex, San Miguel Manila 1005 Philippines

Links to Other Websites

For the convenience of its users, the PCW provides a number of links to third-party websites. The inclusion of these links does not in any way imply endorsement by the PCW or its affiliates. Since these links are not under the control of the PCW, it shall not be responsible for the contents of these linked sites or the opinions and statements expressed therein. This also applies to any additional links that may appear within these third-party websites.

Linking to the PCW Website

Generally, other websites could link to this website without seeking the permission of PCW. However, such links should recognize the PCW as the source of information displayed and preserve the integrity of the PCW web pages without omission, alteration, and defamation.

Public Forum

The PCW acknowledges the importance of public forums that it included options and fields for comments and opinions. The User agrees to use these public forum slots only to send and receive messages and materials that are proper and related to the particular forum. Users are also advised to maintain a professional tone in commenting and refrain from using ALL CAPITAL LETTERS as it is considered as SHOUTING.

Users are prohibited to do any of the following:

  • Post, disseminate and publish any defamatory, infringing, obscene, indecent or unlawful material or information;
  • Defame, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten or otherwise violate the legal rights (such as rights of privacy and publicity) of others;
  • Post, disseminate and publish anything protected by intellectual property laws (or by rights of privacy and publicity) unless the User owns or controls the rights thereto or has received all consents therefore as may be required by law;
  • Encrypt comments with viruses, corrupted files or any other similar malicious software or programs that may damage the operation of another’s computer;
  • Advertise or offer to sell any goods or services, or conduct or forward surveys, contests or chain letters, or download any file posted by another User of the forum.

The User acknowledges that all forums and discussion groups are public and not private communications. Further, the PCW reserves the right to remove, for any reason and without notice, any content of the forums received from Users, if we believe that you failed to conform to this agreement.