[In the news] Duterte’s sexist tirades -PHILSTAR.com

Duterte’s sexist tirades Vice President Leni Robredo says “jokes” about molesting sleeping househelp “normalize” sexual abuse. On her weekly radio show, Robredo says that telling jokes is not wrong but says in Filipino that “there are some jokes that really shouldn’t be told.” President Rodrigo Duterte reaped criticism last week for saying he had touched…

[Statement] Matindi ang pinsala ng kabastusang ito (ni Duterte) sa mga kababaihan, lalo na sa mga kasambahay -PKKK

Matindi ang pinsala ng kabastusang ito (ni Duterte) sa mga kababaihan, lalo na sa mga kasambahay PAHAYAG NG PAMBANSANG KOALISYON NG KABABAIHAN SA KANAYUNAN (PKKK) SA KABASTUSAN NI DUTERTE Kami sa PKKK ay nagpapahayag ng galit sa pagmamalaki ni Duterte sa kanyang ginawang molestasyon ng kanilang kasambahay. Naniniwala kami na ikinuwento niya ito hindi sa…

[Statement] FORUM-ASIA commemorates International Women’s Day 2018 in solidarity with women’s rights and feminist movement

FORUM-ASIA commemorates International Women’s Day 2018 in solidarity with women’s rights and feminist movement The Asian Forum for Human Rights and Development (FORUM-ASIA) joins the international community in commemorating International Women’s Day 2018 and celebrating the fundamental principles of equality and non-discrimination. We express solidarity with all women’s rights and feminist organisations and movements in…

[From the web] FIDH presents 101 statistics on violations of women’s rights -FIDH

On the occasion of International Women’s Rights Day, FIDH is launching a website page presenting 101 shocking statistics on sexist violence and discrimination against women worldwide. This action aims to highlight the depth of male-female inequality and the many areas in which these abuses occur: relationships, marriage, health, work, politics, access to land, media visibility,…

[Video] Lumaban sa sari-saring paraan (Marso 8) -World March of Women

[Video] Lumaban sa sari-saring paraan (Marso 8) -World March Of Women Video Created by: Angela Fulgado and Stephanie Gaw of College of St. Benilde Music produced for CATW-AP by LAPIS.PH https://www.facebook.com/lapispub Song courtesy of GGM Publishing Lead Vocalist: Agat Morallos Arranger: Melvin Morallos #MeToo #WeToo #KamiRin   Submit your contribution online through HRonlinePH@gmail.com Include your…

[From the web] “Something Must be Done:” Why Nymia Simbulan Risks It All for Filipino Human Rights -globalhumanrights.org

“Something Must be Done:” Why Nymia Simbulan Risks It All for Filipino Human Rights By Carolyn Ziv, Fund Staff December 11, 2017 Imagine being a young mother with two children, another on the way—and your husband in the crosshairs of your government’s intelligence agencies. Imagine that, fearing for the safety of your children, you make…

[Video] EJK Victims’ Mothers, Widows and Orphans’ Healing Journey with CATW-AP

EJK Victims’ Mothers, Widows and Orphans’ Healing Journey with CATW-AP Facebook: @catwasiapacific Watch video @ https://web.facebook.com/catwasiapacific/videos/10159518172410431/ All submissions are republished and redistributed in the same way that it was originally published online and sent to us. We may edit submission in a way that does not alter or change the original material. Human Rights Online Philippines…

[Campaign] Take Back the Tech! Facebook Frame – FMA

Take Back the Tech! Facebook Frame Facebook @FMA.ph Website: fma.ph From November 25, the Philippines celebrate the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, to December 12, Anti-Human Trafficking Day, the 18 Days of Activism against Gender-based Violence campaign is a time to heighten our action to end violence against women and girls across…

[Press Release] Broadcasting Misogyny and Abuse in Congress: A Mockery of (In) Justice KAISA KA Reacts to Hearings Probing De Lima Links to Drug Trade

Broadcasting Misogyny and Abuse in Congress: A Mockery of (In) Justice KAISA KA Reacts to Hearings Probing De Lima Links to Drug Trade As an organization of grassroots women who are believe that women must be empowered fully in order to harness our full potential towards nation-building, Pagkakaisa ng Kababaihan para sa Kalayaan or KAISA…