Wednesday, September 12, 2018

[GAD Resource] The Empowering Internet Safety Guide for Women







    The Empowering Internet Safety Guide for Women is a comprehensive guide for women to protect themselves from being harassed in social media, and other apps such as ride hailing, dating, and other internet sites. This was developed by vpnMentor.com Levavi-Eilat, et al.

    Click the link to read the full guide.

    Sunday, August 12, 2018

    DEPED Policy Guidelines on the Implementation of Comprehensive Sexuality Education


    Image result for DEPEDThe Department of Education (DepEd) issued last July 2018 the new  Policy Guidelines on the Implementation of the Comprehensive Sexuality Education (CSE) which aims to establish a common understanding of CSE key concepts and messages, and to ensure clear implementation of protocols in the CSE.

    [GAD Resource] The 2017 Gender Handbook for Humanitarian Action

    The IASC Gender Handbook for Humanitarian Action provides practical guidance for humanitarian workers to mainstream gender equality into humanitarian action across sectors. It also aims to place protection at the center of humanitarian action, with an age, gender and diversity approach as the core element of fair and equal protection. In practical terms, this means identifying the distinct protection risks of women, men, boys, girls and LGBTI persons due to gender roles, throughout all stages of the crisis.

    Friday, June 22, 2018

    School uniforms go unisex as Japanese schools seek better fit for LGBT students

    BY MEGUMI IIZUKA
    Photo COURTESY OF TOMBOW CO. / VIA KYODO
    An emerging number of Japanese schools are introducing unisex uniforms or flexible uniform codes in an effort to support lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender students.

    Wednesday, April 18, 2018

    COA issues resolution to use gender-sensitive language in all its documents

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    The Commission on Audit (COA) issued Resolution No. 2018-009 instructing the use of gender-sensitive language in all official documents, communications, and issuances of the institution dated February this year.