Programs

Programs

  • Legal assistance, psychosocial and other interventions for women in CEBU;
  • Participatory Governance with Women in CEBU
  • Policy Advocacy
  • Research and Information
  • Women’s Integrated Socio-Eco (WISE)
  • Scholarship for Alternatives Lawyering
  • stepUP Project or Stop Trafficking and Exploitation of People through Unlimited Potential

Services

  • Free Legal and Psycho-Social Service to women and the girl child victims of violence particularly those involving wife battering, incest, rape, sexual harassment and trafficking;
  • Legal Literacy training on the ff laws;

    National Laws
    • RA 9710 (An Act Providing for the Magna Carta of Women of 2009)
    • RA 9262 (Anti–Violence Against Women and their Children Act of
    • RA 9208 (Anti-Trafficking in Persons Act of 2003)
    • RA 8353 (Anti-Rape law of 1997)
    • RA7877-(Anti-Sexual Harassment law of 1995)
    Local Laws/ Ordinances
    • Women Development Code of Cebu Prov
    • Provincial Ordinance 2009-01-Establishing the mandatory registration of all forms of recruitment and placement activities within the Barangay level in Cebu.

Ordinance

As 2010 opened, the challenge to rest of the Philippines is the implementation of the Magna Carta of Women. It is to be noted that the Provincial Women’s Commission of which LAW Center, Inc. is Secretariat has passed and implemented thought not yet fully, the Local Ordinance, PB Ordinance No. 2005-18: Providing for the Women Development Code of the Cebu Province.

Ordinance No. 2005-18 Providing for the Women Development Code of Cebu Province




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