Southeast Asian Women's Summit - updates

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De Lima to women: Don't be silenced, cowed by misogynistic remarks

Nov 08, 2017 - 2:13 PM

In her speech read during the 1st Southeast Asian Women's Summit, Senator Leila de Lima says she stands for the power and potential of women to make a difference in the world

'DO NOT BE SILENCED.' Even in detention, Senator Leila de Lima has continued to be one of President Rodrigo Duterte's fiercest critics. File photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Robredo urges men to speak up vs misogyny, bigotry

Nov 07, 2017 - 3:00 PM

Vice President Leni Robredo says society needs 'evolved, kind, brave' men who are willing to help empower women

Photo by OVP

1st Southeast Asian Women’s Summit pays tribute to Sen. Leticia Shahani

Nov 03, 2017 - 2:15 PM

Rappler CEO Maria Ressa will be a guest speaker at the event

Former senator Ramos-Shahani in 2016. File photo courtesy Lila Shahani