Introducing myself and my journal: Finding Me
I am a professional woman advocating for a violence-free person, family, community and world. I am married. I have a husband and four kids.
I began to advocate for a violence free-individual, family and community when I became aware of the gender issues that caused affect women.
I became a member of Family Watch Network or Bantay Banay organized by Lihok Pilipina and the National Family Violence Prevention Program.initiated by the Women's Crisis Center Manila and lately became a provincial convenor of the Philippines Against Child Trafficking here in Negros Oriental.
I participated in the passage of three ordinances to promote women's welfare, rights and entitlements, namely: Creation of the Negros Oriental Provincial Commission on Women, The Gender Code and the Children's Code.
I conduct gender sensitivity training in the grassroots to raise the level of consciousness of women in the countryside on their rights and entitlements.
grassroots women articulate their needs
strengthen women's organizations become entrepreneurial minded
My Vision for the Future:
violence-free individual, family and community
My Areas of Expertise:
Facilitating, Prepare Powerpoint Presentations, Community Organizing