Gabriela Women’s Party (GWP) Rep. Arlene Brosas on Friday joined other petitioners in asking the high court to nullify President Duterte’s martial law declaration in Mindanao.
“The deaths of 38 individuals—patrons and workers at the Resorts World incident should bring forward the implications of having special economic zones enjoy exemptions from labor and safety exemptions.
Women's partylist group Gabriela today expressed their sympathies to the families of victims of the Resorts World incident in Manila as they condemned the violent attack.
“Legislating a measure that misses the point about children’s rights and armed conflict in the country is very dangerous at a time when state forces continue to commit red-tagging, harassment and killings of children in conflict situations.”
Gabriela Women’s Party (GWP) opposes measures seeking a national identification (ID) system, fearing that it will be abused for state surveillance and third party data leaks amid the militarization of the bureaucracy.
Gabriela Women’s Party (GWP) on Monday condemned the appointment of former Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) chief of staff Roy Cimatu as Environment Secretary, fearing that it will erode whatever reforms and gains former Secretary Gina Lopez has achieved at the DENR.
The rejection of Gina Lopez as DENR Secretary by the Commission on Appointments (CA) is proof of the strong lobby and influence of big mining firms among top government officials. Her rejection underscores the primacy of the mass movement in resisting corporate plunder of the environment.
Gabriela Women's Party takes much offense, in behalf of solo parents, women raising their children amid difficult circumstances at Sen.
Gabriela Women's Party (GWP) reiterated its full support to the confirmation of Secs. Judy Taguiwalo, Rafael "Ka Paeng" Mariano, and Gina Lopez as it joined the action outside the Senate today.
Gabriela Women’s Party Representative Arlene Brosas today expressed her support anew for the peace negotiations, adding that while the unexpected postponement of peace negotiations creates a cloud of uncertainty, it prods women to continue to pursue much needed reforms in other avenues including