News and Features

Survey on e-VAWC

July 2015

Violence against women and children (VAWC) takes place anywhere. In this age and time of information and communications technology (ICT), the internet, social media, and other communication devices are being used as tools and platform to perpetrate VAWC.

In line with our...

Review of Beijing+20: a rhetoric or for real?

24 January 2015

The declaration of Beijing+20 will remain unfulfilled so as long the governments continue to implement profit-driven neoliberal policies that prioritize the interest of the elite and foreign investors over women and people’s interests.

This is according to the...

Lighting Lanterns to Honor Women Human Rights Defenders

29 November 2014

A single light can start a beam of hope for justice. Thus, on the 29th of November, Filipino women will light lanterns as symbolic act to call for justice for all women human rights defenders in Southeast Asia who are threatened, harassed, abused, abducted, or even...

Corruption deprives women of services –CWR

July 28, 2014

Poor women and their families could have benefited from the reported Php144 billion of the questionable disbursement acceleration program (DAP), according to a research and training institution for women, the Center for Women's Resources (CWR).

“Each centavo...

RP’s economic growth excludes poor women and children despite 4Ps –CWR

July 26, 2014

Women and children still belong to the 23 million poorest in the country and the government core program 4Ps hardly augment their condition, according to the Center for Women’s Resources (CWR), a research and training institution for women.

“IMF-World Bank may...

Using disaster rehab for DAP defense will enrage survivors -CWR

July 25, 2014

Disaster rehab in DAP? A non-profit research and training institution for women warns that using disaster rehabilitation as another defense by President Aquino for the disbursement acceleration program (DAP) during his state of the nation address (SONA) on July 28 will...

EDCA leads to increased violence against women

July 24, 2014

“Remember Nicole? She is the living symbol why women denounce EDCA,” declared Ms. Jojo Guan, executive director of Center for Women’s Resources (CWR), a research and training institute for women.

CWR expressed its concern on the newly-signed military pact called...