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Young women rise and dance for justice

February 6, 2014

They stomped their feet, twisted their bodies, and raised their pointfinger up to the sky, giving a message of one voice rising for justice. Hundreds of young women and men gathered in a morning of cultural performances to demand for all victims of economic, political,...

Move to Mob @ UP Manila

February 4, 2014

The Center for Women's Resources, GABRIELA-Youth UP Manila with the UP Manila Department of Social Sciences gathered young women and men today in a forum-launch MOVE to MOB: Move to Mobilize Against Social Injustices at the NTTCHP OUR Auditorium, UP Manila. Move to Mob...

Population boom is no reason for service and employment doom –CWR study

January 11, 2014

A boom in population is a doom in jobs and services. Seemingly, this is the message that the Aquino government wants to convey when it justifies its inadequate provision of social services and job opportunities to the growing population that is expected to hit more than...

Ang Epekto ng WTO sa Kababaihang Pilipino

Nobyembre 2013

Ang World Trade Organization o WTO ay isang organisasyong pangkalakalan na binubuo ng iba’t ibang bansa sa buong daigdig. Layunin ng WTO ang malayang kalakalan, ibig sabihin ay ang pagtatanggal ng mga restriksyon sa ekonomya at pagbubukas nito para sa pagpasok at paglabas...

Kadna na, pagburublig kita!

25 November 2013

In commemoration of the global 16 Days of Activism to End Violence against Women, JASS Network-Philippines, an alliance of women’s organizations and individuals, is holding the regional “One Day, One Voice” campaign of JASS Southeast Asia.

In light of the impact of...

CWR joins Women Chain Against Pork Barrel and Corruption

19 September 2013

Loud whistles and chants of “Pork Barrel System, Abolish! Abolish!” joined the late afternoon traffic noise of Taft Avenue in Manila yesterday, September 18, as students, professionals and community women formed a human chain as a continuing protest against the pork...

Pasanin ng kababaihang magbubukid (UL Hulyo 2013)

Nananatiling ang pinakaugat ng suliranin ng mga magsasaka ay ang kawalan ng lupa. Sa ngayon, pito sa bawat 10 magsasaka ay nananatiling walang sariling lupa. Lupa pa rin ang sigaw ng mga maralitang magbubukid sa kabila ng mahigit 20 dekadang pagpapatupad ng Comprehensive Agrarian Reform Program...