Towards a gender-fair society: NAPC trains volunteers, conducts training on gender sensitivity

Aiming to raise awareness on the basic concept of gender and sexuality, the National Anti-Poverty Commission (NAPC) conducted a four-day gender sensitivity training in Cebu City.

(Image courtesy of PNA / National Anti-Poverty Commission)

NAPC’s Gender and Development (GAD) unit held the training on March 11 to March 14 in Cebu City, the Commission announced on Saturday, March 19.

Aside from discussing the basic concept of gender and sexuality, NAPC likewise highlighted the significance of addressing and ending gender inequalities in attaining development in the country.

“ focused on the discussion of the gender roles and social institutions that shape gender roles. gender and development and gender mainstreaming,” said the Commission.

An interactive activity workshop about the vision of a gender-fair society was also conducted during the event, said NAPC.