World March of Women

Today, women in the Philippines and all over the world gather in different places and spaces to show our collective strength and make our collective voice heard as we speak out our sufferings, challenges, triumphs and aspirations. Our voices are joined together as we resist the abuses and marginalization wrought upon us by economic policies…

The Comfort Women and UP Law

I was a young woman when Lola Rosa Henson came out in 1992 as a victim of sexual slavery by Japanese military soldiers during the Second World War. A few months later, lawyers from Japan came to gather information from other elderly women who are coming out, to file a case against the Japanese government.…

Outstanding women in nation’s service awardees announced

CATW-AP’s executive director Jean Enriquez was chosen as one of the 11 recipients of Philippine’s Outstanding Women in Nation’s Service. A congresswoman, the country’s first female oceanographer, a television reporter, and female pioneers and experts in various fields are among 11 recipients of this year’s The Outstanding Women in the Nation’s Service awards. The awardees…