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Enough of Impunity and Women Hating!

  Two years into the Duterte administration, the country sinks deeper into a quagmire of impunity, misogyny, and authoritarianism. We demand justice for the victims of State-sanctioned and State-tolerated killings. We deplore the corruption scandals surrounding...

Martial Law Endangers Women, Lift Martial Law now

The Women’s Legal and Human Rights Bureau (WLB) adds to the voices of many groups condemning the proclamation of Martial Law and suspension of writ of habeas corpus in the wake of the Marawi crisis. We are appalled by yet another rape Joke made by President Rodrigo...

Women Demand Accountability of ASEAN: End Culture of Impunity

Women Demand Accountability of ASEAN: End Culture of Impunity Kababaihan Lumalaban! Panagutin ang ASEAN MANILA, PHILIPPINES – Few days before the Leaders from the 10 ASEAN Member States convene for the 30th ASEAN Summit and Related Meetings, women from marginalized...

Philwomen CSO submission for Post 2015, national and regional consultation

Calling for an Accountability Mechanism for a “Genuine” People-Centered ASEAN in the Post-2015 VisionGiven recent developments posed by the formulation of the ASEAN Post-2015 Vision or the ASEAN Community 2025 Vision, the ASEAN has not shown any indication of wavering...

National Training on Feminist Legal Advocacy

The “National Training on Feminist Legal Advocacy” was conducted last February 17-20, 2015 at Alta Roca Resort in Antipolo.The training brought together a total of 16 women development workers of diverse backgrounds from Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao: lawyers and legal...