Gender and Development - updates

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QC, SEAOIL Foundation, SPARK! launch development guide to good GAD governance

Oct 04, 2019 - 6:55 PM

PRESS RELEASE: Since its launch in 2017, LIPAD Pinay has engaged over 50 barangay leaders and empowered 160 women micro-entrepreneurs

WOMEN EMPOWERMENT. Women micro-entrepreneurs with QC Mayor Joy Belmonte and Maica Torres of SPARK! Philippines at LIPAD Pinay Replication Manual Launch on October 4. Photo courtesy of SPARK! Philippines.

#2030NOW: Advocates rethink gender and development in the Philippines

Sep 28, 2019 - 12:29 AM

Advocates talk about the importance of ending gender inequality during one of the Huddle sessions of the 2019 Social Good Summit

EQUALITY FOR ALL. Maica Teves of SPARK Philippines speaks at the 2019 Manila Social Good Summit gender equality huddle on September 21, 2019.

Mamasapano town earns COA praise for women-friendly programs

Jul 09, 2017 - 6:45 PM

The Commission on Audit says the local government managed to make the most out of its meager funds by implementing projects that made a big impact

Comelec to prioritize female voter applicants on Int'l Women's Day

Mar 07, 2017 - 6:02 PM

Special satellite voters registration areas will be set up on March 8 in Metro Manila and in 22 highly urbanized cities nationwide

Coming soon: All-gender restrooms in PH airports

Jul 06, 2015 - 5:01 PM

The Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines says it will also rehabilitate existing comfort rooms in 41 airports in the country

In Pasig, child-friendly programs are a community effort

May 05, 2015 - 4:20 PM

Pasig City boasts educational programs health services and an approach to child protection that encourages the involvement of the entire community

KITCHEN SKILLS. Children learn to cook, in one of Pasig City's youth development programs. Photo from Pasig City website

Oh my GAD: PH allots billions for gender, dev't

Mar 25, 2015 - 6:44 PM

The Philippines allots billions of pesos for gender and development Can you feel positive changes within your community?

Being Gay. Really.

Mar 17, 2013 - 7:30 PM

I want to tell parents who are worried about having gay children that most of us are happy We are successful educated and treat others the way we would like to be treated – with respect