Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Secretary Judy Taguiwalo endorsed five outcome documents for adoption this November which aimed to benefit the marginalized and vulnerable sectors.
Category: Women’s rights
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte’s common-law wife Cielito “Honeylet” Avanceña on Saturday, April 29, served as the official hostess to the wives of the Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) heads of states attending the 30th ASEAN Summit.
President Rodrigo Duterte assured on Friday, March 31, to assist Filipino women in uplifting their living conditions, particularly the poor and marginalized.
More than 1,500 women leaders from various sectors nationwide trooped to the Kalayaan Grounds in Malacañan Palace on Friday, March 31, to celebrate the last day of National Women’s Month with no less than President Rodrigo Roa Duterte.
Malacanang said it expects president-elect Rodrigo Duterte to adhere to the principles protecting women’s rights enshrined in the Magna Carta for Women when he takes office on June 30. The Commission on Human Rights (CHR) on Wednesday ruled that Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte violated the Magna Carta of Women when he gave a controversial comment on the rape and killing of an Australian missionary many years ago. “In adopting Read More