[In the news] Women’s rights advocates slam Duterte ‘bragging’ about touching maid in his teens -ABS-CBN.com

Women’s rights advocates slam Duterte ‘bragging’ about touching maid in his teens MANILA – It is disturbing and infuriating to hear President Rodrigo Duterte “brag” about attempting in his teen years to rape a housekeeper, women’s rights advocates said Sunday. Duterte recounted in a speech how he confessed to a priest of the Catholic school…

[Event] One Billion Rising for Justice -V-Day

On 14 February 2013, one billion people in 207 countries rose and danced to demand an end to violence against women and girls. On 14 February 2014, we are escalating our efforts, calling on women and men everywhere to RISE, RELEASE, DANCE and demand JUSTICE! ONE BILLION RISING FOR JUSTICE is a global call to…

[Event] #ProjectPagbangon Concert Series. By Philippine Misereor Partnership

#ProjectPagbangon Concert Series. By Philippine Misereor Partnership For more pls visit http://pmpi.org.ph/ Human Rights Online Philippines does not hold copyright over these materials. Author/s and original source/s of information are retained including the URL contained within the tagline and byline of the articles, news information, photos etc. Related articles [Video] #ProjectPagbangon: Sandugo (Original Singers Edition) -PMPI…

[Press Release] Health advocates push for the allocation of funds for women andchildren-friendly safety spaces in disaster and conflict areas – ABI HEALTH

On the week of the 18-Day Campaign to End Violence Against Women (VAW) Health advocates push for the allocation of funds for women andchildren-friendly safety spaces in disaster and conflict areas December 13, 2013 ALTERNATIVE BUDGET INITIATIVE (ABI) – HEALTH Press Release 10 December 2013 On the day of the open Bicameral Conference (BICAM) and…

“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,…

“Feminist Flashmob for Women’s Rights” finalist for the 3rd HR Pinduteros Choice for HR VIDEO

Vote for the video “Feminist Flashmob for Women’s Rights” by PH TakeBacktheTech for the 3rd HR Pinduteros Choice for HR VIDEO. See Video @ https://hronlineph.com/2012/12/12/featured-video-feminist-flashmob-for-womens-rights-ph-takebackthetech/ During the December 10, 2012 International Human Rights Day, a feminist flashmob dance to the tune of “I am Woman” led by World March of Women – Pilipinas was held at…

[Resources] Debt Snapshot by FDC

Debt Snapshot by FDC   Click to read more Debt Human Rights Online Philippines does not hold copyright over these materials. Author/s and original source/s of information are retained including the URL contained within the tagline and byline of the articles, news information, photos etc.

[In the news] Gabriela party-list files bill to penalize online exploitation of women | Sun.Star

Gabriela party-list files bill to penalize online exploitation of women | Sun.Star. January 15, 2013 MANILA — Representatives of the women’s party-list group Gabriela filed on Tuesday a bill seeking to amend the Anti-Violence Against Women and Children Act to include the online exploitation of women. Gabriela party-list Representatives Luzviminda Ilagan and Emmi de Jesus…

[In the news] Quiet signing of RH law marks beginning of ‘reconciliation’ – Lagman -InterAksyon.com

Quiet signing of RH law marks beginning of ‘reconciliation’ – Lagman By Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, InterAksyon.com December 29, 2012 MANILA, Philippines — The lack of fanfare with which President Benigno Aquino III signed the Reproductive Health law is Malacanang’s way of starting a reconciliation process to ensure the support of all sectors for the new statute,…

[In the news] One billion women to rise on Feb. 14–Filipinos at the forefront, led by Monique Wilson -INQUIRER.net

One billion women to rise on Feb. 14–Filipinos at the forefront, led by Monique Wilson By Annelle S. Tayao, Philippine Daily Inquirer December 29, 2012 Awash in purple light and its floor covered in rose petals, the stage of Music Museum in Greenhills was filled with women—kids, teens, mothers, artists, celebrities, even seniors who survived…

[Press Release] Landmark Law Crucial for Women’s Health -HRW

Philippines: Landmark Law Crucial for Women’s Health Legislators Expected to Pass Reproductive Health Bill Despite Church Opposition (Manila, December 16, 2012) – The Philippines’ expected passage of a reproductive health law will be a massive step forward to promote women’s health and lives, Human Rights Watch said today. The prime objectives of the Reproductive Health…

[People] May she rest in peace by Judy Pasimio

May she rest in peace By Judy A. Pasimio / LILAK (Purple Action for Indigenous Women’s Rights) Today, Sheryll Ananayo-Puguon was laid to rest. At least that’s what we say when we bury our dead. But I wonder if Sheryll is indeed at rest today. If my lola (grandmother) is to be believed, one’s spirit…

[Statement] ASEAN Human Rights Declaration Limited by ‘morality’ -Southeast Asian Women´s Caucus on ASEAN

ASEAN Human Rights Declaration Limited by ‘morality’ Say Women’s Organisations The   Southeast Asian Women´s Caucus on ASEAN has expressed disappointment in the final version of the ASEAN Human Rights Declaration (AHRD) adopted by ASEAN leaders on 18 November 2012. The Women´s Caucus said that the Declaration has too many limitations and loopholes to be useful.…

[Press Release] More Vigilance vs. Trafficking by Marriage -CFO

More Vigilance vs. Trafficking by Marriage The clamor for upscaling the fight against Human Trafficking has resultedin tighter monitoring by concerned government agencies in the Inter-Agency Council Against Human Trafficking (IACAT). A statement released by the Commission on Filipinos Overseas clarified its role in the campaign ashead of the SubCommittee on Advocacy & Communication. Despite…