#violence against women and children

VP Duterte urges men to support gender equality

Vice President Sara Duterte on Tuesday, March 21, challenged men to join in the fight for gender equality and create safer spaces for girls and women in the communities.

COVID-19 pandemic worsens violence against women, girls -- GABRIELA

The search queries in the Philippines related to violence against women and children (VAWC) and sexual, physical, psychological violence rose by 63 percent during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic, according to GABRIELA.

Groups call for end to violence vs women

Groups demanded an end to violence against women amid reports of increasing rates of gender-based abuse.

Gender-based violence emergencies now included in 911 hotline

The 911 emergency hotline is now catering to emergencies related to gender-based violence (GBV) and violence against women and children (VAWC).

Unanimous OK for House bill defining online violence vs women, children

“This proposed law is our answer to rising cases of internet-enabled violence and abuse against women and children."