In line with the 2021 National Women’s Month Celebration, the Office of Municipal Social Welfare Development (MSWD) and Women and Children Protection Desk (WCPD) of Guiuan in partnership with SIKAT Inc., conducted a Barangay Awareness Raising Activity on VAWC that aims to promote:
(1) Deeper understanding on what constitute VAWC
(2) Identify cases of VAWC under RA 9262
(3) To have knowledge on VAWC referral pathway
(4) Advocate RA 9353 (Anti-Rape Law)
It was actively participated by Pantawid Beneficiaries and Self-Help Group members from selected coastal barangays of Guiuan, Eastern Samar. This activity wouldn’t be possible without our (2) main speaker, Ma’am Zenaida M. Cunanan-MSWDO and PCMS Rowena S. Tebrero-WCPD-MPS.