Monthly Archives: September 2011

Quotable quotes from the RH debates

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RH debate quotable quotes

Memorable – and forgettable – lines from the Senate RH bill debates (September 28, 2011)

•On gender roles

Senate President Juan Ponce Enrile:

“In the coconut farm areas, I have yet to see a woman climbing a cocon...

RH debate highlights: Sept.28

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RH debate highlights: Sept.28

“Is there gender discrimination in Philippine society?”

Debate between RH bill sponsor Sen. Pia Cayetano & Senate President Juan Ponce Enrile
Senate plenary interpellations on Senate Bill No.2865
28 September 2011

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Privilege speech on prostitution

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PRIVILEGE SPEECH ON PROSTITUTION
By: SENATOR PIA S. CAYETANO
26 September 2011

Are we going to allow our women and children to continue to be victims of the “flesh trade”? Mr. President, let us ponder on this question.

As Chairperson of the Senate Committee on Youth, Women and Family Relations, I ri...

Palace downplaying prostitution, sex tourism issue

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News Release
25 September 2011

Pia: Palace downplaying issue of prostitution and sex tourism in PH

Senator Pia S. Cayetano today took to task Malacanang and newly appointed tourism secretary Ramon Jimenez for downplaying the remarks made recently by United States ambassador to the Philippines, Harry Tho...

Pia: ‘Child support a neglected issue’

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News Release
20 September 2011

Pia laments: ‘Child support is a neglected issue’
Transcript of interview with Senator Pia S. Cayetano
Chairperson, Senate Committee on Youth, Women and Family Relations
Topic: Proposed Child Support Bills
Philippine Senate, 20 September 2011

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Sen. Lapid urged: Be a women’s champion!

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News Release
20 September 2011

Pia’s shoutout to Sen. Lapid: ‘Join us, be a champion of women’s causes!’
Transcript of interview with Senator Pia S. Cayetano
Sponsor, SBN 2865, ‘Reproductive Health Act of 2011’
Chairperson, Committee on Health and Demography
Topic: Sen. Lito Lapid...

‘Child Support Act,’ isinusulong

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News Release
20 Setyembre 2011

Panukalang nagpaparusa sa mga magulang na umiiwas magbigay ng sustento sa inabandonang anak, isinusulong ng 3 babaeng senador

Babala sa mga pabayang magulang, ama man o ina, na ayaw magbigay ng ‘child support’ o suportang pinansyal sa kanilang mga inabandonang anak: Isinusul...