Events

Wednesday, November 27, 2019 to Friday, November 29, 2019

The Anti-VAW Expo 2019 features interactive booths where participants shall be oriented on VAW and VAW laws, and on encouraging help-seeking behavior for victims. A digital national commitment website dubbed as "I Vow to End VAW" shall also be setup to give emphasis on everyone's commitment and contributions in ending VAW and to continue on our common vision of a VAW-free community.

Wednesday, September 25, 2019

The Philippine Commissionon Women calls all senior high school and college students to join the Cine Juan Digital Shorts Competition.

As part of the 18-Day Campaign to End Violence Against Women, this competition aims to raise awareness on violence and inspire action to prevent it through the powerful medium of film.

Monday, November 25, 2019

Violence against women (VAW) and girls is not just a major public health problem but also a grave violation of human rights. It extremely manifests gender inequity, targeting women and girls because of their subordinate status in the society.

Friday, July 12, 2019

The Philippine Commission on Women (PCW), the government’s primary policy-making and coordinating body on women’s empowerment and gender equality is now officially accepting applications for the Executive Director preferably a Career Executive Service Officer (CESO).

QUALIFICATION STANDARDS

Education

Masters degree in the field of Women and Gender Studies or related disciplines

Experience

5 years of supervisory/management experience

Tuesday, January 29, 2019

The Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action or BPfA is a landmark document for advancing the rights of women and gender equality worldwide agreed during the 4th World Conference on women in 1995. The international community came to a consensus and agreed to a comprehensive blueprint of commitments supporting the full development of women and their equality with men in 12 areas of concern.

Monday, October 15, 2018

IACVAWC is the body mandated by law to ensure the effective implementation of RA 9262 and to be the lead coordinator and monitoring body on VAW initiatives. It is composed of twelve member-agencies that are tasked to formulate programs and projects to eliminate VAW, with DSWD as chair and DILG as co-chair.

Monday, May 28, 2018

The Philippine Commission on Women, in partnership with the Polytechnic University of the Philippines (PUP) and DDB Group Philippines, is holding a forum entitled "From Womb to Tomb: Forum on Women's Health" on May 28 at PUP Sta. Mesa, Manila.

Thursday, March 1, 2018 to Saturday, March 31, 2018

The Philippine Commission on Women, in line with the 2018 National Women's Month Celebration, is launching the Photo Contest and Poster-making Contest  in promoting women’s empowerment through arts.

Thursday, March 1, 2018 to Saturday, March 31, 2018

The National Women’s Month Celebration  every March is part of the worldwide observance of the International Women’s Day (IWD).

Wednesday, March 1, 2017 to Friday, March 31, 2017

In his first State of the Nation Address (SONA), President Rodrigo Roa Duterte directed “all agencies, oversight bodies and local government units down to the barangay level to fully implement the Manga Carta of Women ”. This is to ensure that man and woman will be partners in the pursuit of the country’s economic, social, cultural and political developments.

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