Key Policies and Legislation

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Laws and policies are important systems that uphold and recognize the rights, freedoms, and protection of all people, especially minorities and vulnerable groups in modern, democratic societies. In the Philippines, there are still gaps in legislation to further protect the rights of women and the LGBTQIA+ community. Let’s discuss some relevant examples of legislation:

Magna Carta for Women

SOGIE Equality Bill

Safe Spaces Act

Gender-responsive Basic Education Policy

Key Policies and Legislation – Habi Plus