Thursday, March 08, 2018

Bridging Leadership in Transdisciplinary Research Teams: Impact in Practice and Communities

Image result for bridging leadershipIn the course of my work as a practitioner and advocate, working with individuals and groups of different disciplines and practice is not novel and inter-and transdisciplinary work is but a requisite. As a professional nurse, employing inter- and transdisciplinary work is necessary to further understand the patient’s case, to be able to develop a comprehensive care plan and to maximize the limited resources available to the care team.

Thursday, March 01, 2018

It takes one woman living with HIV to make Senator Pacquiao become co-author of the AIDS Amendment Bill

Senator Emmanuel "Manny" Pacquiao
It takes one courageous woman living with HIV to have a quick dialogue with one of the Philippine's most conservative senator to change his mind to #PassAIDSBill.

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

The Perpetuation of Rape Culture in Philippine Media

On the morning show "Umagang Kay Ganda" that aired last February 19, host Anthony Taberna came under fire for his victim-blaming and sexist remarks to a female survivor of rape.

Sunday, February 25, 2018

[GAD Resource] Turning Promises into Action: Gender Equality in the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

New UN Women report uncovers significant gaps for women’s empowerment and puts forth robust agenda to shift gears

United Nations, New York — UN Women today launched its flagship report, “Turning promises into action: Gender equality in the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development”. The report demonstrates through concrete evidence and data the pervasive nature of discrimination against all women and girls everywhere, and puts forth actionable recommendations on how to fulfil the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

WE Make Change Work for Women: The 2018 National Women's Month Celebration

The National Women’s Month Celebration  every March is part of the worldwide observance of the International Women’s Day (IWD).