[Statement] “Ipagpatuloy ang Rebolusyon ni Oriang tungo sa Paglaya ng Kababaihan at ng Lipunan!” -Oriang

Sinusundan natin ang yapak ni Gregoria de Jesus, kilala bilang Oriang, dahil sinusundan din tayo ng dipa tapos na laban sa mga mapang-api sa lipunan. Bahagi si Oriang sa himagsikan laban sa pagmamalupit ng mga dayuhang mananakop, laban sa di makatarungang pagkakahati-hati ng yaman, laban sa diskriminasyon, lalo na sa kababaihan. Ipaglaban ang Kabuhayan, Karapatan,…

[Press Release] Women workers join calls for a national wage, secure jobs amid worsening poverty -Women WISE3

Women workers join calls for a national wage, secure jobs amid worsening poverty On International Women’s Day, Women Workers in Struggle for Employment, Empowerment and Emancipation or Women WISE3, an organization of women workers and families of victims of trade union and human rights violations, called on the government to adopt a national minimum wage…

[Statement] The Philippines Should Stop Being US’s Pawn and Warfront -SENTRO

The Philippines Should Stop Being US’s Pawn and Warfront. Statement on International Women’s Day: Increased US militarization of the Philippines through the Visiting Forces Agreement (VFA), the Asian Pivot and the soon-to-be-operational Enhanced Defense Cooperation Agreement (EDCA) makes living dangerous and doubly difficult for women and children. This has been made clear by the country’s…

[Statement] FORUM-ASIA Statement – International Women’s Day 2015

FORUM-ASIA Statement – International Women’s Day 2015 On International Women’s Day FORUM-ASIA joins the international community in celebrating the political, economic, social and cultural achievements of women and acknowledging the contribution that women have played in pursuing and strengthening peace, development and protection of human rights. On this day FORUM-ASIA would like to send a…

[Event] Women’s Day Flashmob- No to Corporate Occupation of our Land! No to Occupation of our Bodies! -World March of Women, Pilipinas

Women’s Day Flashmob 8 March 2014 (Saturday), 12 noon Landmark Food Court, Trinoma, Quezon City On the 8th of March, 2014, International Women’s Day, Filipino women demanded: “No to Corporate Occupation of our Land! No to Occupation of our Bodies! Over 200 women and supporting men sang the emblematic theme “Bread and Roses.” This was…

[Statement] Passing it back from our backs. Women’s burdens exacerbated by PNoy’s neglect: stop it now! -FDC

Passing it back from our backs. Women’s burdens exacerbated by PNoy’s neglect: stop it now! Today, we, the marginalized and grassroots women will march to the streets for reproductive, economic and climate justice. Today, on the occasion of celebrating International Women’s Day, we put forward our demands to the PNoy government as mothers, sisters, daughters,…

“March 8, 2013 International Women’s Day” finalist for the 3rd HR Pinduteros Choice for HR VIDEO

Vote for the video “March 8, 2013 International Women’s Day” by ClydieCandy for the 3rd HR Pinduteros Choice for HR VIDEO. Watch video @ https://hronlineph.com/2013/03/09/featured-video-march-8-2013-international-womens-day-by-clydiecandy/ A feminist flashmob organized by World March of Women-Philippines, participated by Women Human Rights Defenders from different NGOs in the Philippines. About World March of Women-Philippines “We march to the streets,…

[Statement] Filipino women resist renewed US military presence in Philippine territory -KAISA KA

Filipino women resist renewed US military presence in Philippine territory Enough is enough! KAISA KA, a grassroots-based organization advancing women’s rights and empowerment and social change takes this day, the 102nd International Women’s Day as a fitting occasion to denounce the continuing US military presence in the Philippines. The increasing rotational troop deployment and US…

[In the news] Lawmakers: Pinays still poor, abused -PhilStar.com

Lawmakers: Pinays still poor, abused By Paolo Romero, The Philippine Star March 9, 2013 MANILA, Philippines – Women lawmakers yesterday called on fellow Filipino women to assert their rights, saying many of them remain hungry, poor and abused under the Aquino administration. Gabriela party-list Representatives Luzviminda Ilagan and Emmerenciana de Jesus issued the statement as…

[Statement] Protect the right to defend human rights! Freedom and Justice for Women Human Rights Defenders! -TFDP

Protect the right to defend human rights! Freedom and Justice for Women Human Rights Defenders! Even with the existence of laws supposedly protecting women from violence, there are still women including those working with human rights and peoples’ issues who are subjected to killings, enforced disappearance, torture, illegal arrests and detention and other human rights…