“It’s important to be aware of what’s going on in the world and to think about how you can start to make a difference, even when you’re a kid.”
MANILA – “We are ready to share our experiences in the hopes of inspiring similar stories of success for
TAKING INTO ACCOUNT THE DIFFERENT NEEDS OF WOMEN, GIRLS, BOYS AND MEN MAKES HUMANITARIAN RESPONSE MORE EFFECT
All UK partners delivering humanitarian aid to the Philippines are now required to assess the risk of violence agains
Rape jokes, such as the one recently made by comedian Vice Ganda, are more than just ill-advised humor and reflect Ph
The Department of Interior and Local Government enjoined all local governments to conduct activities towards ending v
The president of Medecins Sans Frontieres pressed Papua New Guinea's new government to address its epidemic levels of
Authorities in the Philippines are reporting a sharp uptick in the number of gender-based violence cases over the las
Stakeholders from the various sectors in the province gathered last March 19 at the Institute of Peace and Developmen
Photo courtesy of Sulekha.com
A Filipina who has been in custody for more than four months since reporting a rape to police is due to appear in cou
Around 150 men employed in the different national and local government agencies in the province of Biliran, including
Cases of domestic violence against women and their children saw an increase of 91% in 2010 compared to 2009 figures,
In order to improve and sustain programs for the rights and welfare of women in the province, there is a need to asse
The Philippine National Police (PNP) women's desk here has noted a dwindling number of cases of violation against wom
The Laoag City Police women's desk continues to process cases of violence against women having recorded at least 15 c
More than 50 men employees of the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD), Field Office-7 in Cebu City fo
It has been said that the conditions of women and children reflect the state of affairs of that country.
An international human rights group expressed support Tuesday for Filipino women demanding an official apology from T
She had just been married when Japanese soldiers brought her to a tent camp in Yogyakarta and raped her every day for
THIS IS not about the debate on purloined text and footnotes that found their way into a Supreme Court decision, and
Philippine police investigators on Thursday said five women might have been raped before they were ki
Most or all of the 22 women among the 57 people massacred Monday in the southern Philippines were sexually mutilated,
Calling it as bestial act, Mindanao women expressed their outrage over the Maguindanao massacre where innocent civili
The 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Violence is part of the Global Campaign for women's human rights.
It was a gathering of men for women.
Super Typhoon Haiyan, which struck the Philippines on November 8, has affected an estimated 11.3 million people.