ILOILO - The provincial government, through its Gender and Development (GAD) Unit, is now on the process of documenting and packaging a number of “good practices” that contributed to the reduction of gender disparities and inequalities in Iloilo. The documentation of success stories and lessons learned is part of the production of knowledge products showcasing Iloilo’s compliance to 2009 Magna Carta of Women (MCW).
Gender and Development
ILOILO – The Province of Iloilo, under the leadership of Governor Arthur Defensor Sr., has been named as one of the five Gender and Development (GAD) Local Learning Hubs (LLH) in the Philippines. The Philippine Commission on Women (PCW) recognized the governor’s initiatives to empower women along with the works of the provinces of Quezon, Aklan, Camarines Sur and Davao del Sur.