[From the web] COVID19 crisis is not gender-neutral -WLB

COVID19 crisis is not gender-neutral This document was prepared and documented by the Women’s Legal and Human Rights Bureau, Inc. (WLB) and four partner communities of WLB: (1) Ayta women in Cabangan, Zambales; (2) Post-Haiyan victim-survivors in Marabut, Samar; (3) Women farmers in Real, Nakar, Infanta, Quezon; and (4) Former overseas Filipino workers from Talisay,…

[Video] Online Gender-based Violence in the Philippines -FMA

To report cases of online gender-based violence in the Philippines, go to ph.tbtt.apc.org or visit the page of Take Back the Tech Philippines (https://www.facebook.com/takebackthet…). Visit the following FMA sites to know more about gender and ICT in the Philippines: FMA Website: https://www.fma.ph FMA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/fmaph Women’s Rights Online Philippines: https://www.facebook.com/WomensRights… Video created using Canva. Submit…

[Event] Quezon City LGBT Pride March

Quezon City LGBT Pride March Vote for this article for the 5th HR Pinduteros’ Choice Awards… Rainbow Greeting!! In behalf of the QC Pride March Team (QCPM) with the support of the Quezon City government and the Quezon City Pride Council (QCPC), and in celebration of the 75th Jubilee anniversary of Quezon City, we invite…

[Petition] Take action for women workers’ rights and an end to gender-based violence at work! -International Labor Rights Forum

Take action for women workers’ rights and an end to gender-based violence at work! Gender-based violence in the workplace is a pernicious and global labor and human rights violation that particularly impacts women, their well-being, and their participation in the economy and society. Whether occurring at the actual place of work or on the way…

[Press Release] Human rights group applauds transgender Filipina’s courage -GANDA Filipinas

Human rights group applauds transgender Filipina’s courage Gender and Development Advocates (GANDA) FIlipinas, a human rights organization that promotes the dignity and equality of transgender people in the Philippines and beyond, applauds the courage of Ms Mara La Torre, a transgender Filipina, who has filed, on 27 March 2014, a criminal complaint against her employer,…

[Announcement] Miriam College-Women and Gender Institute (WAGI)! 2014 Summer Courses

Greetings from Miriam College-Women and Gender Institute (WAGI)! WAGI is Miriam College’s advocacy center that promotes gender equality, women’s empowerment and gender-fair education. We offer a holistic perspective on women’s empowerment that is interlinked with democracy, human rights, social justice and value formation. For the past 15 years, we have been offering certificate courses on…

[From the web] BJMP Gears for Gender-responsive Jails -balayph.net

BJMP Gears for Gender-responsive Jails balayph.net May 23, 2012 Amid the bureau’s intensified efforts in ensuring utmost jail security nationwide, it stays focused on working for a gender-sensitive jail management. A workshop on gender issues affecting jail management shall convene 20 officials of the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology (BJMP) today at Olongapo City.…

[From the webn] Sex, gender and toilets -RAPPLER.com

Sex, gender and toilets. by Sylvia Estrada Claudio, RAPPLER March 27, 2012 We had a discussion about comfort rooms in our office recently. I know that office discussions about toilets are not a rare thing. Who uses, who cleans and who dirties toilets are often mixed up with issues of power and hierarchy. My grasp…