Tag Archives: Gabriela Women’s Partylist

March 8 Women’s Day: Gabriela Pageant against Rape of Motherland

International Women’s Day commemoration in Manila took off in five-station performance as GABRIELA Philippines and Gabriela Women’s Partylist #54 led women from different sectors along with their children and Diego Silangs in marching to key sites to establish their grief … Continue reading

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VDay 2013: One Billion Rising Philippines

Alas, V-Day One Billion Rising came. It took a year of preparation in building up the big day: from the conception, coordination, community organizing and rehearsals through the collaboration of GABRIELA, Gabriela Women’s Partylist and New Voice Company with Monique … Continue reading

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LGBT Marriage: Legalize Love in the Philippines

“Two lives united in friendship. Two friends united in love. One love united in Christ.” “We dedicate this Holy Union to the LGBTQ’s struggle for Equal Rights and in defiance to discrimination, hate and homophobia. We give back all the … Continue reading

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Children Led One Billion Rising Philippines (OBR-St. Theresa’s College)

In solidarity presentation for Grade 5 pupils at St. Theresa’s College (STC), children from Quezon City communities Manresa and Tatalon performed and led the dancing of Isang Bilyong Babaeng Babangon (One Billion Women Rising), Filipino translation of the song composed by Amber … Continue reading

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Human Rights Day: Disband the CAFGU, Dismantle the Military

Photos taken during the Human Rights Day People’s March to Mendiola led by KARAPATAN Alliance for the Advancement of People’s Rights, December 10, 2012. If the Armed Forces of the Philippines and paramilitary groups have no other purpose but to kill … Continue reading

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Manila’s Pride 2012

Lesbians, Gays, Bisexuals, Transgenders, families and supporters gathered in Makati City for the annual rainbow march to celebrate life and identity while calling for anti-discrimination national policy as well as the legislation of LGBT rights and welfare. Ladlad Partylist Spokesperson … Continue reading

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Open Message to the President: What Filipino Children Want for Christmas

December 5, 2012 Manila, Philippines — Instead of asking for new toys and clothes for Christmas, children trooped to the Department of Justice (DOJ) and Mendiola to whistle justice for fellow children and families of human rights violations. Accompanied by … Continue reading

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Strike | Dance | Rise! One Billion Rising Philippines (OBR-Marikina)

There is 1 battered woman in every 43 minutes 1 battered child in every 1 hour and 20 minutes 1 woman/child is harassed in every 4 hours In the 500,000 prostituted women, 100,000 are minors 11 women die per day … Continue reading

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Milk-letting to Benefit Pediatric Patients of PGH

Repost from Association for the Rights of Children in Southeast Asia | ARCSEA In line with ARCSEA’s program for Maternal and Child Health where the health of both the nursing mother and their children are valuable in realizing children’s rights, ARCEA regularly … Continue reading

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Task Force Children of the Storm: Health and Relief Mission for Children and Adults of Olandes

Since the torrential rains in August 7, Olandes community in Marikina has not received any medical attention. After collecting medicines and commitment from health professionals, Task Force Children of the Storm (TFCS) with donations from Gabriela Women’s Partylist and individuals, … Continue reading

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