Fast Facts: Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment in the Philippines; Fast Facts: Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment in the Philippines. Last updated on 30 Sep 2010. Summary. Gender equality is well advanced in the Philippines. The country scores well on international gender equality measures and indices, but more is needed to sustain
Over the past months, women empowerment and women’s issues were brought to the forefront, gaining global attention. Convergys Philippines recognized for gender equality this Women’s Month
Gender equality and food security—women’s empowerment as a tool against hunger Mandaluyong City, Philippines: Asian Development Bank, 2013. 1. Gender Equality. 2. Food Security 3. Nutrition I. Asian Development Bank. The views expressed in this publication are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the
The new operational plan for gender equality and women’s empowerment sets out the strategic directions and the guiding framework for advancing the gender equality agenda and delivering better gender equality outcomes in Asia and the Pacific region by 2020.
2019 National Women’s Month Celebration (This page is a work in progress. Kindly visit this microsite from time to time to get more updates on the 2019 National Women’s Month Celebration.
Women’s empowerment is a critical aspect of achieving gender equality. It includes increasing a woman’s sense of self-worth, her decision-making power, her access to opportunities and resources, her power and control over her own life inside and outside the home, and her ability to effect change.
According to the study, the Philippines is the region’s best performer on indicators of gender equality in work, such as participation in professional and technical jobs and women in leadership
Gender equality and women’s empowerment strategy 1. Secretary’s Foreword. Gender equality is an important right and a powerful driver for growth, development and stability. Promoting gender equality is integral to advancing Australia’s national interests and reflects Australian values of
While the world has achieved progress towards gender equality and women’s empowerment under the Millennium Development Goals (including equal access to primary education between girls and boys
The 2018 Global Gender Gap report evaluates 149 nations on their progress in gender parity through economic participation and opportunity, educational attainment, health and survival, and political empowerment. The Philippines ranked first in terms of educational attainment, registering a perfect …
Gender Equality in ASEAN: Lesson from the Philippines and the Road Ahead. ASEAN has demonstrated its commitment and efforts through its proclaimed vision of “spirit of promoting gender equality and women’s empowerment as the hub of ASEAN vision 2025” (Dumlao-Abdilla, 2015) to ensure that no woman is left behind under the unified
Women’s Empowerment in the Philippines Needs Improvement The Philippines has maintained its place among the top 10 countries in the world in terms of gender equality. To achieve women’s empowerment in the Philippines, the government adopted the Magna Carta of Women (MCW) was adopted in 2009.
Sustaining Women’s Human Rights and Gender Equality. UN Gender Strategy Framework in the Philippines: Sustaining Women’s Human Rights and Gender Equality (2005 – 2009) Published by the United Nations System in The Philippines with financial support from that gender equality and women’s empowerment are essential cornerstones cutting