Wednesday, March 25th, 2015
"Even before the Spaniards came, we were already on the land. We have lived here for centuries, and we’re still here up to now."
Monday, March 16th, 2015
Three children, with ages two to four, have died at the evacuation center.
Thursday, March 12th, 2015
“We demand change, change for governance that is pro-women and pro-poor. We want all to have better life conditions. We want women’s rights and contributions to be recognized in society.”
Monday, March 2nd, 2015
“I strongly believe we will get a cure. Maybe not today, maybe in five or 10 years time.”
Sunday, March 1st, 2015
“We call on not only to women – mothers, daughters, and sisters – but to everyone to take a stand against the administration that perpetuates violence and corruption.”
Tuesday, February 3rd, 2015
Women legislators initiated bills to amend “unfair” and “discriminatory” provisions in the Family Code.
Saturday, January 10th, 2015
A rape victim overcomes her suffering to lead a movement to end all forms of violence against women across the globe. By ANNE MARXZE D. UMIL Bulatlat.com MANILA – In a conservative society like the Philippines, victims...
Friday, December 26th, 2014
“I stand in total solidarity for you here, 100 percent. I came from India and there are thousands of people who are also rising, as they are in Taiwan, Singapore, in the US… We have to power...
Saturday, December 13th, 2014
Rape by state forces came to light in a recent reported case in Bukidnon.
Thursday, December 11th, 2014
“If these perpetrators remain scot-free, there would be more VAW victims like ‘Jessa’ and ‘Sienna’.”
Tuesday, December 9th, 2014
By ANNE MARXZE D. UMIL MANILA – For the second time, Bae Bebeth, Enriquez, 33, a Mamanwa and a mother of five from Agusan del Norte, is back in Manila. It was in 2012 when she joined...