PCW Publications

Guidelines in the Establishment and Management of a Referral System on Violence Against Women at the Local Government Unit Level

The Guidelines is aimed at establishing a referral system at the local government level to have an integrated and coordinated community response to victims of violence against women (VAW).

Republic Act 7192: Women in Development and Nation Building Act: Implementing Rules and Regulations

This booklet is on the Implementing Rules and Regulations of Republic Act 7192 or the Women in Development and Nation Building Act.

Planning and Budgeting for Gender Equality: the Philippine Experience

This report presents the experience of the Philippine in planning and budgeting for gender equality since the adoption of the GAD budget policy in 1995, with a particular emphasis in the 1999 GAD budget.

Toward a Gender-responsive Legislation Volume 1: Basic Concepts

This guidebook is primarily designed to assist legislative offices and agencies who are directly involve in legislative development and analysis of laws created for the women towards a gender-responsive approach to legislation.

Toward a Gender-responsive Legislation Volume 2: Basic Application

This guidebook is primarily designed to assist legislative offices and agencies who are directly involve in legislative development and analysis of laws created for the women towards a gender-responsive approach to legislation.

Gender Focus

January-June 1999
Newsletter of the National Commission on the Role of Filipino Women (NCRFW).

Handbook of Gender Responsive Participatory Tools for Community-Based Forest Management

This handbook is a tool to mainstream gender and development concerns in DENR’s Community-Based Forest Management (CBFM).

HerStory in Gender Mainstreaming

Author: Amelou B. Reyes, Chairperson, National Commission on the Role of Filipino Women
This paper is presented during the National Conference on Women Realities, Women Voices at Miriam College, 14-16 April 1999.

Highlights of the Philippine Implementation of the Beijing Platform for Action, 1995-1999

This publication presents the various actions that have been carried out by the Philippine government to respond to the 12 areas of concern of the Beijing Platform for Action (BPfA).

Republic Act No. 9262: "The Anti-Violence Against Women and their Children Act of 2004"

A booklet on Republic Act No. 9262 also known as the "The Anti-Violence Against Women and their Children Act of 2004. This publication contains the full-text of the law and its implementing rules and regulations (IRR).

Facts and Figures on Filipino Women

This booklet provides a summary of statistics on the Filipino women in areas on Population, Families and Household; VAW; Labor and Employment; Overseas Employment; Politics and Governance; Education; and Health.

Gender and Development Budgeting in the Philippines: Issues, Challenges and Imperatives

This report analyzes the Philippines’ current policy on gender-responsive budgeting. It critically analyzes the issues and challenges the government faces in mainstreaming gender and the bureaucracy and the operationalization of the GAD budget policy as a whole. It also provides recommendations for engendering the budget systems and processes of the Philippines.

Barangay Protection Order (Anti-Violence Against Women & Their Children Act of 2004): RA 9262: A Primer

A Guidebook on Gender Mainstreaming: How Far Have We Gone?

This guidebook has 3 separate booklets which are: Book 1: Rationale behind gender mainstreaming; Book 2: Applying the tool to assess gender mainstreaming; and Book 3: Using the tool for gender mainstreaming. It also includes the Gender mainstreaming evaluation framework (GMEF) matrix. This guidebook aims to track programs and provide GAD practitioners with a holistic view of the gender mainstreaming process. It provides a framework for goals, objectives and strategies for systematic gender mainstreaming; and cases of effective application of strategies at the various stages of gender mainstreaming in national agencies.

National Summit of Women Local Chief Executives and Legislator

This publication is a compilation of messages from prominent people supporting the National Summit of Women Local Chief Executives and Legislator, 2003. (Program souvenir).

National Summit of Women Local Chief Executives and Legislator

This publication presents the proceedings of the National Summit of Women Local Chief Executives and Legislator held in Manila Pavilion Hotel on May 13-15, 2003. (Proceeding Proper)

Mainstreaming Gender in Development Planning: Framework and Guidelines

The book on Mainstreaming Gender in Development Planning: Framework and Guidelines describes how the integration of gender perspectives can enhance macro development planning particularly at the National Economic and Development Authority, the central planning agency of government. It focuses on the application of the tool in reviewing and drafting the Medium Term Philippine Development Plan (MTPDP). It develops a set of guidelines in the analyses, formulation, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of policies, programs and projects to promote gender equality.

Factsheets on Filipino Women

This information kit presents facts and figures on the status of Filipino women in the country.

Report on the State of Filipino Women 2001-2003.

This RSFW reviews and analyzes the progress that was made between 2001 and 2003 using the Framework Plan for Women (FPW) as guide. It focused on three areas of concern: Women’s economic empowerment, women girl’s human rights, and gender-responsive governance.

Transforming Government to Think and Act GAD: A Handbook on Gender and Development Training.

Transforming Government to Think and Act GAD: A Handbook on Gender and Development Training was developed in an effort to provide GAD trainers with conceptual handles and innovative approaches to GAD application. The Handbook is a tool to help agencies design their GAD training program and conduct training sessions. It has four parts. Parts 1-3 are included in Book 1 while Part 4 or Gender 101 comprises Book 2 of the Handbook.

Integrating Gender and Development in Local Legislation and Policy Formulation

This publication is a step-by-step guide in administering training on the mechanics and strategies of integrating GAD concepts and principles in their ordinances, resolution and policies.

Making LGUs Gender-Responsive: A Primer For Local Chief Executives

Making LGUs Gender-Responsive: A Primer For Local Chief Executives aims to make clear the importance of being sensitive to gender in determining the needs and resources of the locality, in planning and carrying out programs, and in running the local government machinery itself.

Barangay to the Rescue: Handbook for Handling Cases of Domestic Violence in the Barangay

This handbook provides the basic procedural guide for barangay officials in preventing domestic violence and protecting survivors.

Fighting Sexual Harassment in the Bureaucracy

The manual presents in detail the legal bases of the anti-sexual harassment law and discusses the new administrative disciplinary rules on sexual harassment promulgated by CSC.

GAD Planning and Budgeting: Adding Value to Governance

This publication presents the report on the compliance of agencies’ GAD budget & plans for the year 2001-2002.

Gender and Development Codes: city of Davao, city of Cotabato and province of Misamis Occidental

This publication presents the GAD Codes of Davao City, Cotabato City, and Misamis Occidental. The GAD Code is a set of policies that spells out the LGU vision of promoting, protecting and fulfilling women’s rights and equalizing the gender relations of its women and men constituents.

Gender Mainstreaming and Institutionalization in the Budgeting Process: Primer

This primer provides budget people the mechanics on how to evaluate and review the various GAD budget proposals submitted by national government agencies (NGAs), government owned and controlled corporations (GOCCs) and local government units (LGUs).

Ways to Gender-responsive Organization: Tools and Guides for Sowing Gender-responsiveness in Government Organizations

This guidebook gleans from the experience of agencies that sought to transform themselves into more gender-responsive organizations through a review of their mandate, structure, leadership, culture, resources and other elements.

Gender Responsive Local Planning and Budgeting: A Guidebook For Beginners

This guidebook explains the importance of gender mainstreaming in local development planning and budgeting; enumerates guidelines in adopting gender responsive strategies and programs in the preparation of local plans and budget; and includes tips on how to implement the government’s gender equality policy as mandated under the Women in Development and Nation Building Act (RA 7192) and other laws.

Third National Women’s Congress Proceedings: Filipino women in development, Focus on the KKK

This is a proceeding of the “Third National Women’s Congress” that aimed to bring together policy makers, programmers and social scientists from government and non-governmental organizations to ensure that the integration of women in development is sustained through policy measures, researchers and action programs.