March 8 - updates

Rappler's latest stories on March 8


What's next for youth after walkout for democracy?

Feb 25, 2018 - 3:45 PM

After the youth-led protest last Friday, February 23, 'an even bigger protest' is lined up for March 8, International Women's Day

From UST to Morayta. Photo of students shaking hands with farmers from Eastern Samar. Photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

'Difficult time for women' under Duterte admin – Robredo

Mar 11, 2017 - 8:47 PM

It s as if we are transported back to the time where misogyny and bigotry is accepted says Vice President Leni Robredo

WOMEN'S DAY. Vice President Leni Robredo during a forum on women and democracy at Miriam's College on Wednesday, March 8. Photo from the Office of the Vice President

More women prefer working than staying at home – ILO

Mar 08, 2017 - 4:43 PM

80 of the respondents agree that it is acceptable for women to work at paid jobs outside the home

WORKING GIRLS. More women prefer to work than stay at home, according to a report by the International Labor Organization (ILO). Photo by AFP

#ThewRap: Things you need to know, March 8, 2017

Mar 08, 2017 - 11:35 AM

Hello Here s a roundup of news you need to know this Wednesday

News Briefs: March 8, 2017

Mar 08, 2017 - 11:18 AM

Stories from across the Philippines on Wednesday March 8

Charice Pempengco sings for United Nations Women

Mar 01, 2013 - 2:14 PM

Charice is one of more than 20 artists from all over the world tapped by UN Women to sing its theme song for International Women s Day

CHARICE FOR WOMEN. Charice is among more than 20 artists tapped by UN Women to perform their theme song, 'One Woman.' Photo from the Charice Facebook page