R.A. 9710; Laws on women; MCW

Magna Carta of Women: Republic Act No. 9710 (brochure)

This brochure is a summary of  Republic Act No. 9710 or  the Magna Carta of Women. It is a comprehensive women's human rights law that seeks to eliminate discrimination through the recognition, protection, fulfilment and promotion of the rights of Filipino women, especially those belonging in the marginalized sectors of the society. It conveys a framework of rights for women based directly on international law.