Aurora Javate-de Dios - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Aurora Javate-de Dios


In ASEAN, women empowerment low on priority list

Mar 08, 2015 - 11:45 AM

Civil societies in Southeast Asia question why ASEAN member countries are able to find compromise when it comes to economic and political issues but refuse to give up sovereignty when it comes to human rights

LOW ON LIST. Social-cultural issues like women empowerment are behind political and economic issues when it comes to priorities of ASEAN member states. File photo by Karlos Manlupig/Rappler

ASEAN countries slow in funding women empowerment

Mar 06, 2015 - 11:04 AM

Despite the establishment of the ASEAN Commission on the Promotion and Protection of the Rights of Women and Children member states have dragged their feet in donating money to the commission stalling its projects and work plan

SLOW-MOVING. The ACWC is unable to complete their projects that would help women in ASEAN due to lack of funding. File photo

Women Martial Law survivors to girls today: Understand the past

Sep 21, 2014 - 8:00 AM

Go beyond your mobile phones Facebook and Twitter Join the protests and understand the discussions Understand the people’s anger against the pork barrel and against corruption

Women launch movement for peace participation in Mindanao

Feb 26, 2014 - 6:45 PM

Women should have a seat at the table of decision makers who will build the peace in Mindanao