Single moms who have been abandoned by their live-in partner or husband can file a petition for child support by filing a Protection Order under Republic Act No. 9262.
Working women can now enjoy longer maternity leave of 120 to 150 days once the Senate Bill 1305 will be approved. Even fathers can benefit from this bill.
Like pictures, videos are worth a thousand words especially when they are posted to social networking sites. What appears to be a legitimate complaint may just be another money making scheme.
The macho culture is still alive in the Philippines and many women suffer from violence in silence. Your friend, sister, neighbor or colleague can be a victim of abuse.