Presidential Proclamation No. 224 Series of 1988 declares the observance of the Month of March as Women’s Role in History Month and Republic Act No. 6949 Series of 1990 declares March 8 of every year as National Women’s Day which aims to give recognition to the contributions of Filipino women in our society.
Today, FMA together with World March of Women – Pilipinas marked National Women’s Month Celebration by expressing its opposition to the policies of President Rodrigo Duterte, including Charter Change, which they say aggravate violence against women.
Read the full statement here: