Legarda: Ending Violence Against Women, a cause for all

PR 11/25/2021

In observance of the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women (VAW) and the 18-Day Campaign to End VAW (November 25 – December 12), three-term Senator, now Deputy Speaker Loren Legarda stressed the importance of…

PCW on former commissioner: Epitome of an empowered woman

Morexette Marie B. Erram 07/10/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — As it moves forward with a new leader, the Philippine Commission on Women (PCW) honored its former chairperson, Dr. Rhodora Masilang-Bucoy, for leading the agency within a span of nearly four years. PCW,…

Safe Space law provides stronger protection vs sexual harassment acts

Irene R. Sino Cruz 09/25/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines– Catcalling, stalking and cyber stalking are among those cited in Republic Act No. 11313 or the Safe Spaces Act as gender-based sexual harassment acts committed in streets, public spaces, online, workplaces and in educational…

Retired UP prof is new chair of Commission On Women

Morexette Erram 10/10/2016

A RETIRED associate professor of the University of the Philippines Cebu (UP Cebu) associate professor was appointed as chairperson of the Philippine Commission on Women. In its Facebook page, the commission said Dr. Rhodora T. Masilang-Bucoy was…

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