This primer clarifies some information about population problem in the Philippines. It discusses some of controversial issues on population and the women part as this issue.
This publication consists of statistical data about women abroad. It answers the questions why do they keep going abroad, what problems they faced here and abroad upon leaving and what actions do the government take to help distressed women abroad are among others.
- What is an OCW?
- How much do they earn?
- What are some of the reasons for working abroad?
- What problems of women OCWs encounter? How can they be avoided?
- What are the effects of working abroad?
This publication is a step-by-step guide in administering the training in gender and development in local officials. It consists of 11 modules which were used to introduce the concepts related to gender and development and craft ordinances, resolutions or policies that are both gender-sensitive and gender-responsive.
- Manifestation of gender bias
- Women and governance
- Legal mandates for gender and development
- Tools for analyzing community issues
- Drafting of ordinances and executive issuances
This book presents statistical reports on Filipino women prepared by the National Statistics Office. This publication attempts to portray the status of women in relation to man in four major topics: demographic profile, social sector, economic sector and special concerns. Most of the date used covers the last three decades.
This pamphlet is a compilation of three speeches delivered by Comm. Jurgette Honculada during the “Pista ng Kababaihan, March 8,1989”; Dr. Patricia B. Licuanan and Sen. Santanina T. Rasual during the ASEAN Women’s Programme, January 24, 1990.
- Why do we celebrate March 8?
- The challenges we face in the ASEAN women’s programme
- Equality, development and women in ASEAN
This material explicitly explains the difference between sex and gender. It aims to clarify this distinction and its implication for both of its present situations. Moreover, it is described here how gender is manifested in the society, how it is commonly explained and how it is explain in a more contemporary social theory.
- Sex and gender: what they are, how they differ
- Gender subordination
- Gender subordination through history
- Gender and socialization
This book contains the major instrument for integrating women in development. It highlights the three sectors namely economic, social and the special concern sector which is important in building the Philippine Development Plan for Women (PDPW). This book also contains major implementing programs and projects of PDPW, their objectives, estimated cost, area coverage and lead agencies.
This publication is a report that traces and exposes the roots of Filipina’s particular oppression and exploitation in the past ten years that is 1976-1985. More specifically detailing the state of Pilipino women who engages in of prostitution and mail to order brides.
- Government policy
- Tourism figures
- Mechanics of prostitution
- Forms of prostitution
- Hidden cost of tourism
- The social and cultural cost
- Government response
- NGO response
This publication is a report that traces and exposes the roots of Filipina’s particular oppression and exploitation in the past ten years that is 1976-1985. Specifically, on the state of Pilipino women working in the industrial sectors specifically factories.
- Export oriented industries within the decade
- The present conditions of Filipino industrial women workers
- Decade responses
- The struggle ahead
This publication is a report that traces and exposes the roots of Filipina’s particular oppression and exploitation in the past ten years that is 1976-1985. This paper studied the state of women in the rural area, particularly their roles in and outside their homes. Moreover, this paper explore the issues and situation of women working in an agricultural industry.