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DSWD sends more aid for armed conflict evacuees

To securely address the needs of displaced families brought about by the ongoing armed conflict in Mindanao, the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) continues to send additional food and non-food relief supplies in the affected areas.

As of today, the DSWD provided P24.76 million worth of assistance in the 13 towns of Maguindanao; in Pikit and Matalam, North Cotabato; and in Bitaugan, Surigao del Sur where a clash between the military and members of the New People’s Army (NPA) occurred on February 27.

The DSWD has also now included Brgy. Estado, Matalam, North Cotabato and Monkayo, Compostela Valley as among the areas it continues to assist after armed conflicts ensued there on March 20 and March 24, respectively.

The DSWD released the relief supplies either through the DSWD-Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) or through concerned local government units (LGUs), as well as through the Coordinating Committee on the Cessation of Hostilities (CCCH)-Office of the Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process (OPAPP).

As of press time, a total of 27,178 families or 132,870 persons have been affected by the incident.

Of this number, 20,078 families or 100,390 persons are inside 78 evacuation centers. The evacuation centers in Pikit have already closed, but 1,629 families or 8,145 persons who opted to stay with their relatives continue to receive relief assistance.

The Social Welfare and Development (SWAD) Teams in the affected towns remain in close coordination with the LGUs for further assessment of the needs of the evacuees. While at the evacuation centers, evacuees are given psycho-social counseling and children-evacuees undergo play therapy sessions to lessen their trauma.

Continuing aid for families of SAF 44

Meanwhile, the Department is continuously providing aid to the families of the 44 Philippine National Police-Special Action Force (PNP-SAF) commandos who were slain in the Mamasapano, Maguindanao clash on January 25.

To date, a total of P1,226,440 worth of food packs, burial assistance, educational assistance, and medical assistance have been provided to the families through the Assistance to Individuals in Crisis Situations (AICS).

Concerned DSWD-Field Offices are currently expediting the assessment and processing of the livelihood and employment assistance to the qualified family members of the Fallen 44. DSWD offers them livelihood support suited to their skills.

The DSWD also received the initial batch of nine proposals for livelihood assistance submitted by the families of the SAF 44 in the Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR); the Department is set to submit these to the Presidential Management Staff of the Office of the President.

DSWD also provided P205,000 worth of burial and medical assistance to the civilians affected during the Mamasapano clash.

On the other hand, DSWD continues to receive donations as an aid to the families of the slain PNP-SAF commandos.

As of March 27, the Department has already received a total of P912,289.06.

The daily updates on donations transactions can be accessed through the DSWD website www.dswd.gov.ph. ###

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DSWD turns over additional new homes to ‘Pablo’ survivors

 "'Pablo' survivor Julian shows his Certificate of Occupancy from DSWD as proof of home ownership

“‘Pablo’ survivor Julian shows his Certificate of Occupancy from DSWD as proof of home ownership

Some 1,255 Typhoon ‘Pablo’ survivors from the towns of Boston, Cateel, and Banganga received their permanent shelters from the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) and the Provincial Government of Davao Oriental during a turnover ceremony on March 17.

To date, a total of 15,874 shelter units were completed in the province.

The homes were constructed through the DSWD Modified Shelter Assistance Program (MSAP) as part of the continuing rehabilitation program of the Department in partnership with the Provincial Government of Davao Oriental.

The DSWD provides funds for the project while the provincial government takes charge of site development, land preparation, and engineering requirements.

DSWD Secretary Corazon Juliano-Soliman said that although building shelters in such a massive scale is no easy job, the strong support of the provincial government made its implementation a lot easier.

The permanent shelters are structurally strong, environment-friendly, and can withstand wind velocities of up to 180 kph, intensity four earthquakes, flooding, and other disasters.

Under the MSAP, shelter beneficiaries are also organized into Neighborhood Associations for Shelter Assistance (NASA), which initiates community activities and builds community structures to help the village grow.

34 units were also turned over; these were constructed by the 534th Engineering Company Battalion under the 52nd Engineering Brigade of the Philippine Army.

The National Housing Authority (NHA) and some private companies have also been building permanent homes in ‘Pablo’ hard-hit areas.

For ‘Pablo’ survivor Julian Pregon of Lambajon, Baganga, the new homes symbolize security, progress, and new beginnings for him and his fellow typhoon survivors. ###

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PH experience on ‘Yolanda’ vital in crafting the int’l disaster framework

Sec. Soliman (first row, 2nd from left) together with other delegates during a session at the 3rd United Nations World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction

Sec. Soliman (first row, 2nd from left) together with other delegates during a session at the 3rd United Nations World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction

With its experience in dealing with Typhoon ‘Yolanda,’ the Philippines significantly contributed to the crafting of the Sendai Declaration, the outcome document of the 3rd United Nations World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction held from March 13 to 18 in Sendai City, Miyagi Prefecture, Japan.

The Philippines sent a 70-member delegation headed by Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Secretary Corazon Juliano-Soliman.

“They appreciated our participation in the conference since we are one of the few countries that is already risk-conscious and using risk as part of our preparation and our resilience rebuilding effort.  All the delegates served as resource persons during the ministerial discussions, [sharing] how we managed and dealt with the disaster,” Sec. Soliman said.

The Sendai Declaration, also known as the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015-2030, outlines the determination of participating Heads of States, ministers, and delegates to strengthen disaster risk reduction and reduce the loss of lives and assets worldwide.

It lays down the framework that will guide the international community to minimize the impact of disasters and make the world safer for the present and future generations.

Sec. Soliman explained that the priorities of action under the framework are: understanding disaster risk; strengthening disaster risk governance to manage disaster risk; investing in disaster risk reduction for resilience; enhancing disaster preparedness for effective response; and to “Build Back Better” in recovery, rehabilitation and reconstruction.

Sec. Soliman added that these priority actions will achieve seven global targets which are:
•    substantially reduce global disaster mortality;
•    substantially reduce the number of affected people globally;
•    reduce direct disaster economic loss in relation to global gross domestic product;
•    substantially reduce disaster damage to critical infrastructure and disruption of basic services, among them health and educational facilities, including through developing their resilience;
•    substantially increase the number of countries with national and local disaster risk reduction strategies;
•    substantially enhance international cooperation to developing countries through adequate and sustainable support to complement their national actions for implementation;
•    and substantially increase the availability of an access to multi-hazard early warning systems and disaster risk information and assessment to the people.

PH experience

During the conference, the delegates shared their experiences in responding to ‘Yolanda.’

Sec. Soliman cited Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) Sec. Rogelio Singson who talked about the construction of infrastructures to ensure resilience.

Likewise, National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) head Sec. Arsenio Balisacan talked about the economic laws and how these will help in the rehabilitation of typhoon-hit areas.

Delegates from the Department of Science and Technology-Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (DOST-PAG-ASA) showed how the Philippines is now able to forecast better using the technologies of the Noah Project.

“We also shared that we have implemented, starting with Typhoon Ruby, the pre-disaster risk assessment strategy where a team determines the geographic specifics and time bound of disasters,” Sec. Soliman said.

She added that this team would look at where the typhoon path would be, how many will be affected based on the National Household Targeting System for Poverty Reduction or Listahanan, what infrastructures are at risk, and what kinds of equipment are needed in disaster response.

Success

Sec. Soliman said that the delegation had achieved two important things in Sendai.

“We have shown the world that we have learned our lessons, and second there are many partnerships that we have been able to forge specifically with those invested in supporting renewable energies and resilience by way of a risk-informed analysis and risk-informed decision,” Sec. Soliman said.

“At the conference, we committed to abide by the framework. Back home, work should start now. We have to start coordinating and collaborating toward the goals of the Sendai Declaration,” Sec. Soliman ended. ###

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Volunteerism alive among Pantawid Pamilya beneficiaries in Payatas

 Around 150 parent leaders from Payatas participated in a dialogue with Secretary Corazon Juliano-Soliman of the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) to talk about how their lives were changed by the volunteerism taught by the program.

These parent leaders are partner-beneficiaries of the Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program who were elected to lead a number of household beneficiaries in a purok or barangay. They serve as organizers of partner-beneficiaries in the community whenever there are program-related meetings and assemblies such as the Family Development Sessions (FDS). FDS are monthly sessions where all partner-beneficiaries attend to learn about topics such as husband and wife relationship, home and financial management, and disaster risk management.

The parent leaders willingly take the extra mile to help implement the program without expecting anything in return.

Richard Casta, the only male parent leader in the assembly, recounted how becoming a parent leader changed his perception of community involvement. “Dati, wala akong pakialam sa barangay o kahit sa gobyerno. Hindi ko pinapahalagahan ang mga pagkakataon na makakatulong ako (Before, I did not care about our barangay or the government. I did not give importance to opportunities wherein I could be of help),” the 44-year-old parent leader said.

He also recalled how the values formation of FDS turned him from being an alcoholic into a respected vice president of their community.

“Pangarap ko dati ang makatapos kahit ng high school ang mga anak ko. Ngayon, kasama na sila palagi sa top sa klase kaya kampante ako na mapapatapos ko sila (It was my dream for my children to finish high school. Now, they consistently belong to the top of the class so I am confident that I will be able to make them finish their studies),” he added.

Instilled values

Cherry Cayugid, another parent leader, shared how being of service to her fellow beneficiaries taught her and her children the importance of extending a helping hand to others. Since being a parent leader took much of her time as a mother, her children once told her that they will never take Social Work as a course when they graduate high school.

The change happened one day when her child who was graduating high school asked her to look for a college where there was a course on Social Work.

“Nang tumagal na kami sa programa, minsan sila pa ang umaasikaso kapag may kasamahan akong benepisyaryo na nagpupunta sa bahay kapag wala ako. ’Yun po ang pagbabagong naibigay ng programa, hindi lang sa akin kun’di sa mga anak ko na rin (After some time with the program, my children would sometimes handle concerns of my fellow beneficiaries when I am not around. That is the change brought by the program, not only to me but to my children as well),” the proud mother said.

Selfless

Majority of the parent leaders proudly shared how they willingly contribute to their community in Payatas.

From a simple sharing of knowledge on segregating that they learned from FDS, to encouraging their fellow beneficiaries to use their cash grants wisely – the selfless contributions of parent leaders to their community are worth emulating, said DSWD Secretary Corazon Juliano-Soliman.

“Kayong aming mga parent leaders ang isa sa mga dahilan kung bakit patuloy ang pagbabago sa buhay ng mga kapwa ninyo benepisyaryo. Ang inyong pagsasakripisyo ay tunay na kahanga-hanga dahil hindi lamang kayo at ang inyong pamilya ang nababago kung hindi ay maging ang inyong komunidad (You, our parent leaders, are among the reasons why the changes on the lives of your fellow beneficiaries continue to happen. Your sacrifice is truly admirable because it brings change not only to you and your family but to your community as well),” Secretary Soliman said.

Pantawid Pamilya is a human development program that invests in the health and education of poor households primarily those with children aged 0-18. It provides cash grants to partner-beneficiaries who comply with the set conditionalities in health and education, including monthly attendance to FDS.

A total of 149,936 parent leaders are helping implement the program nationwide. As of February 25, Pantawid Pamilya has been serving 4,444,365 households in all regions. ###

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Over 1M Pantawid Pamilya kids to graduate from elem, high school

Sec. Soliman announces during this morning’s briefing that more than 300,000 children of Pantawid Pamilya will graduate from high school this March.

Sec. Soliman announces during this morning’s briefing that more than 300,000 children of Pantawid Pamilya will graduate from high school this March.

A total of 863,046 elementary students and 333,673 high school students who are beneficiaries of the Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program nationwide will graduate this March.

Of this number, there are 353,621 elementary graduates in Luzon; 175,005 in the Visayas; and 334,420 in Mindanao.

On the other hand, there are 153,470 high school graduates in Luzon; 74,182 in the Visayas; and 106,021 in Mindanao.

To celebrate this milestone, the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) will gather the high school graduates from the National Capital Region (NCR) in an event where they will be given access to possible sources of vocational and college scholarships so that they can continue their studies. For the event, DSWD will partner with institutions such as the Technical Education Skills Development Authority (TESDA) and Commission on Higher Education (CHED).

It will be a festive event where selected graduates will share their experiences of being beneficiaries of the program.

In 2013, the DSWD expanded the coverage of Pantawid Pamilya to include the 15-18 age bracket in view of the K-12 curriculum implemented by the Department of Education. Under this expanded coverage, high school students receive P500 monthly educational allowance.

DSWD continues to help and encourage children to keep on studying so they may have better opportunities for employment. ###

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DSWD extends P24.6 million worth of aid for families displaced by armed conflict

The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) has released, as of March 19, a total of P24,577,690 worth of food packs, and other food and non-food items to assist families affected by the ongoing armed conflict in Maguindanao, North Cotabato, and Surigao Del Sur.

Maguindanao was provided with P20,103,800 worth of assistance while North Cotabato received P4,421,600. Surigao del Sur was given P52,290 worth of food packs and other food and non-food items.

The DSWD released the relief supplies either through the DSWD-Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) or through concerned local government units (LGUs) as well as through the Coordinating Committee on the Cessation of Hostilities (CCCH)-Office of the Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process (OPAPP).

The Department also continues to closely monitor the situation of families in the 13 towns of Maguindanao, the town of Pikit in North Cotabato where there is an on-going clash between the government and the Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters (BIFF), and in Bitaugan, Surigao Del Sur where a clash between the Philippine Army and the New People’s Army (NPA) occurred.

A total of 26,959 families or 131,775 persons have been affected by the continuing armed conflict in these towns.

Some 19, 918 families or 99, 590 persons are staying in the 75 evacuation centers set-up in Mamasapano, Pagalungan, Datu Salibo, Shariff Saydona, Datu Unsay, Shariff Aguak, Raja Buayan, Datu Hoffer, Datu Saudi Ampatuan, Guindulungan, Talayan, Talitay, Datu Anggal Maguindanao, and Pikit, North Cotabato.

However, there is no evacuation center set-up in Bitaugan, Surigao Del Sur.

The breakdown of affected families per municipality is:

Mamasapano with 5,723 families composed of 28, 615 persons;

Pagalungan with 1,820 families composed of 9, 100 persons;

Datu Salibo with 3, 365 families composed of 16, 825 persons;

Shariff Saydona with 2, 670 families composed of 13, 350 persons;

Datu Unsay with 966 families or 4,830 persons;

Shariff Aguak with 3, 213 families or 16,065 persons;

Raja Buayan with 555 families or 2,775 persons;

Datu Hoffer with 128 families or 640 persons;

Datu Saudi Ampatuan 2, 284 families or 11, 420 persons;

Guindulungan with 999 families or 4,995 persons;

Talayan with 956 families or 4, 780 persons;

Talitay with 712 families or 3,560 persons;

Datu Anggal Maguindanao with 243 families or 1,215 persons;

Pikit with 3,200 families or 16,000 persons; and

        Bitaugan with 125 families or 625 persons.

The DSWD- Disaster Response Operations Monitoring and Information Center (DROMIC) has recorded 45 totally damaged houses in Pagalungan and Pikit due to the armed conflict.

To ensure accurate, reliable and timely disaster response and reporting on the ongoing armed conflict in Mindanao, DSWD will provide staff augmentation to Field Offices in Region XII and CARAGA and will activate the regional twinning for operations and reporting functions. ###

 

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DSWD exhorts parents, authorities to guard children against cyber pornography

DSWD intensifies its campaign versus child pornography

DSWD intensifies its campaign versus child pornography

The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) called on parents and authorities to guard against predators who prey on unsuspecting children and minors on the internet.

The DSWD chairs the Inter-Agency Council Against Child Pornography (IACACP) which is mandated by law to coordinate, monitor, and oversee the implementation of Republic Act (RA) No. 9775 otherwise known as the Anti-Child Pornography Law of 2009.

Members of IACACP are Commission on Human Rights (CHR), Council for the Welfare of Children (CWC), Department of Justice-Office of Cybercrime (DOJ-OCC), Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE), Department of Science and Technology (DOST), National Bureau of Investigation (NBI), National Telecommunications Commission (NTC), Optical Media Board (OMB), Philippine Center for Transnational Crime (PCTC), Philippine National Police (PNP), End Child Prostitution, Child Pornography and Trafficking of Children for Sexual Purposes (ECPAT) Philippines, and Stairway Foundation, Inc.

RA 9775 prohibits any person from employing, inducing, or coercing a child to engage or be involved in “explicit sexual activities, whether visual, audio, or written combination thereof, and knowingly distributes it in any manner.”

Any person found guilty of violating Section 4(a), (b) and (c) of this Act shall suffer the penalty of reclusion temporal in its maximum period and a fine of not less than P1 million but not more than P2 million.

From 2010, the DSWD has managed total of 113 cases of child pornography. Of these cases, 86 have on-going court cases while 27 children have been integrated to their families or are placed in DSWD and NGO managed centers.

The cases are referred by partner agencies from the Philippine National Police (PNP), National Bureau of Investigation (NBI), and non-government organizations (NGOs).

Children victims of cyber pornography who are rescued undergo assessment and are recommended to avail of intervention for their complete recovery and rehabilitation.

The victims and their families may also avail of center-based and community-based programs and services.

Utilizing the multi-sectoral approach, it delivers a complete package of services that will enhance the psychosocial, social, and economic needs of the clients. It also enhances the awareness, skills and capabilities of the clients, families, and communities where trafficked persons will be eventually reintegrated.

The public may report incidences of cyber pornography to PNP-ACG AngelNet Tel. No. 723-0401 local 5354, NBI Hotlines 523-8231 to 38 local 3454/3455, DOJ-Office of Cybercrime Tel. No. 526-2747, and PNP – Patrol 117. ###

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DSWD continues to protect, empower women

DSWD Secretary Corazon Juliano-Soliman leads the Department delegation during the National Women’s Day Parade ushering in Women’s Month held recently at Quezon Memorial Circle, Quezon City.

DSWD Secretary Corazon Juliano-Soliman leads the Department delegation during the National Women’s Day Parade ushering in Women’s Month held recently at Quezon Memorial Circle, Quezon City.

As the nation celebrates National Women’s Month this March, the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD), as the lead agency in social protection, continues to implement rehabilitative and protective programs for women in especially difficult circumstances (WEDCs) to help them move forward.

This year’s celebration with the theme, “Juana, Desisyon Mo ay Mahalaga sa Kinabukasan ng Bawa’t Isa, Ikaw Na!” aims to pay tribute to all women leaders who passionately lead and continue to advance women’s advocacies. Their key roles and accomplishments in positions of leadership, power, and decision-making are being highlighted in order to influence and break the conservative mindset and belief that politics and leadership are not for women.

In her message of support, DSWD Secretary Corazon Juliano-Soliman focused on the unique zest and strength brought by women to Philippine society.

Sec. Soliman said that for DSWD, there are ordinary women who have become symbols of change in their families, communities, and in this country, such as Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino program partner-beneficiaries Marisel Peña and Elizabeth Olero.

Marisel, who never had any formal schooling, became a jueteng collector to provide for her family. Being a beneficiary of Pantawid Pamilya changed her values and mindset, and she became determined to raise her children the right way. She is now a Parent Leader in their community and owns a sari-sari store. Moreover, she learned to read and write through the program.

Elizabeth, a partner-beneficiary of the Modified Conditional  Cash Transfer Program for Homeless Street Families (MCCT– HSF), used to live in the streets with her family. Since becoming partner-beneficiaries, Elizabeth and her husband are now striving to improve their lives through their small business venture.

“Marisel and Elizabeth are just two of the many ‘Juanas’ who in their own way became instruments of change in society, through the help of the government,” Sec. Soliman enthused.

Programs and services

In 2014, the Department assisted a total of 150,391 cases of WEDCs who were victims of violence, abuse, exploitation, illegal recruitment, human trafficking, and armed conflict.

The DSWD provides these women with gender-responsive case management and appropriate services such as, but not limited to, temporary shelter, psychosocial support and healing sessions, medical services, self-enhancement sessions, livelihood skills development sessions, counseling services, legal assistance and witness preparation, escorting of clients during court hearings, and referral to concerned agencies for other appropriate interventions.

The DSWD manages 22 residential care facilities for disadvantaged women and girls. These are: Haven for Women located in Alabang, Muntinlupa City, and in Regions I, II, III, IVA, VI, VII, VIII, and XI; Marillac Hills, also known as National Training School for Girls in Alabang, Muntinlupa City; and Group Home for Girls located in Regions I-XII.

Likewise, After Care Services and community-based support services are also given to these women by the Local Social Welfare Development Offices (LSWDOs) once they are discharged from the centers and are re-integrated with their families and communities.

Aside from protective and rehabilitative services, the DSWD also implements poverty reduction programs such as Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program, Sustainable Livelihood Program (SLP), Kapit-Bisig Laban sa Kahirapan Comprehensive and Integrated Delivery of Social Services National Community-Driven Development Program (KALAHI CIDSS-NCDDP), and PAMANA project for armed-conflict areas. Women play a major role as partner-beneficiaries in the planning and implementation of these programs.

As of February 25, a total of 3,989,180 or 89.76% of the Pantawid Pamilya partner-beneficiaries are female.

On the other hand, a total of 263,955 women are Kalahi-CIDSS NCDDP volunteers who participated in the implementation of community projects.

Under the SLP, 244,617 women have been given capital assistance and are now managing their livelihood projects.

For older persons, there are 27,903 women-beneficiaries under the Social Pension Program. In 2014 there were 260 women senior citizens served in DSWD-managed centers, such as the Haven for the Elderly in Tanay, Rizal.

From 2012-2014, there were 676 women with disabilities out of 1,916 persons with disabilities (PWDs) who availed of community-based services, while there were 2,732 women with disabilities out of 4,119 PWDs served in DSWD-managed facilities.

These services include Tuloy Aral Walang Sagabal (TAWAG), Training on Early Detection, Early Intervention and Education (EDPID), Access to Information, Communication and Assistive Technologies, and livelihood assistance including self-employment.

For women in disasters, particularly from typhoon ‘Yolanda’-affected areas where Women-Friendly Spaces were pilot-tested, a total of 36,579 women and adolescent girls were reached through a wide range of welfare services, education sessions, and livelihood training activities.

These services were provided through the concerted efforts of various humanitarian actors and LGU service providers.

Under the Assistance to Individuals in Crisis Situation (AICS) Program through the Crisis Intervention Unit (CIU), out of 79,499 recipients, 53,607 are women who received direct cash assistance from the Department.

Out of 2,060 trafficked persons, 1,445 are women-survivors who availed of services from the Department.

No to violence against women

MOVE DSWD Chapter, led by its President Ricky Bunao, spearheaded a motorcade as part of the celebration of National Women’s Month.

MOVE DSWD Chapter, led by its President Ricky Bunao, spearheaded a motorcade as part of the celebration of National Women’s Month.

Meanwhile, in a show of support for women’s rights advocacy, the Men Opposed to Violence Against Women Everywhere (MOVE) DSWD Chapter, led by its President Ricky Bunao, spearheaded a motorcade joined by the different organizations in the Department.

The leaders and members of the Social Welfare Employees Association of the Philippines (SWEAP), Association of DSWD Social Workers Inc. (ADSWI), DSWD-CO Solo Parents Organization, and the Riders Group joined the motorcade from the DSWD compound in Batasan to Litex, Commonwealth Avenue and back. The vehicles bore the posters, “No to violence against women.”

Sec. Soliman led the pledge of commitment during the brief program which followed after the motorcade. “Let us all join hands to end violence everywhere down to the communities,” she emphasized.

MOVE President Bunao echoed the Secretary’s appeal saying that in other parts of the country, especially in Mindanao, the escalation of violence threatens the safety and well-being of thousands of families, women, and children.

“The involvement of men in ending violence will result to a peaceful family, community, and society in general. Let us move for peace,” Bunao reiterated.

Proclamation No. 224 s. 1988 declares the first week of March of each year as Women’s Week and March 8 as Women’s Rights and International Peace Day, while Republic Act (RA) 6949 s. 1990 declares March 8 of every year as National Women’s Day. ###

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