Protect women migrant workers in Southeast Asia...

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Women parliamentarians call for protection of women migrant workers across Southeast Asia

The Women Parliamentarians of the ASEAN Inter-Parliamentary Assembly (WAIPA) have closed ranks to push for a resolution that would promote the health and welfare of women migrant workers across the region.

The resolution to be presented at the 38th AIPA General Assembly on Tuesday ...

Pia urges House: Support breastfeeding...

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30 August 2017

Pia urges House: Encourage breastfeeding among nursing lawmakers, staff

Should the House of Representatives change its rules to allow its nursing women members to breastfeed at work? Yes, even right inside the session floor?

Deputy Speaker Pia S. Cayetano thinks so – saying that this will send the message that breastfeeding is a normal act that should be encouraged ...

Speech on Breastfeeding Month...

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Privilege Speech on Breastfeeding Month
By Deputy Speaker Pia S. Cayetano
Taguig City, Second District
August 29, 2017

Madam Speaker, one of the most common reasons why women are unable to continue breastfeeding is because they have to return to work. To address this, Republic Act 10028, which I sponsored when I was in the Senate, provides for mechanisms to make breastfeeding more accessible to working...

Pinoys welcome DS Pia in Madrid...

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News Release
20 May 2017

Deputy Speaker Pia Cayetano Meets FILCOM Leaders in Madrid

By the Embassy of the Philippines
Madrid, Spain

Originally posted on philembassymadrid.com

Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives and Taguig 2nd District Congresswoman Pilar Juliana “Pia” S. Cayetano met the Filipino Communi...

Pia hails Juvenile Justice law amendments...

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Statement
23 May 2017

On the substitute bill strengthening Juvenile Justice Law
By Deputy Speaker Pia S. Cayetano
Representative, Taguig City 2nd District

I am happy to report that we have approved the substitute bill on Juvenile Justice in connection with the bills that were filed lowering the age of criminal responsibility. The bill that the committee approved is one that recognizes that child...

On the Philippine report to the UNHRC...

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Privilege Speech
22 May 2017

On the Philippine report to the UNHRC

By Deputy Speaker Pia S. Cayetano
Representative, Taguig City 2nd District

Madame Speaker, allow me to rise on a matter of personal privilege. Two weeks ago, I joined the Philippine delegation which presented the report of the Philippines for the third cycle of the Universal Periodic Review (UPR) before the United Nations Human...

PH gains on socio-econ rights recognized at UNHRC...

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22 May 2017

Pia: PHL efforts to uphold socio-economic rights recognized at UNHRC

House Deputy Speaker Pia S. Cayetano delivered a privilege speech on Monday to highlight the country’s gains in promoting socio-economic rights which were reported to the 27th Universal Period Review of the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC) last May 8.

At the same time, Cayetano, a member of the Phil...

Sen Pia on ‘Headstart’

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September 18, 2012

Transcript of interview of Sen Pia S. Cayetano
‘Headstart’ hosted by Ms. Karen Davila
ABS-CBN News Channel
18 September 2012

KD: Do you think you have the numbers to pass the RH bill in the Senate?
PSC: I’d like t...

Sen Pia on RH bill amendments

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News Release
06 September 2012

Those against it will oppose RH even if it’s a piece of blank paper
Transcript of interview with Sen. Pia S. Cayetano
Topic: Reproductive Health bill committee amendments
Senate second floor hallway
05 September 2012

Q: Could you ex...

We owe it to the people to decide on RH

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06 September 2012

Transcript of interview with Sen. Pia S Cayetano
Topic: RH bill committee amendments, etc.
Senate session hall (after adjournment of session)
05 September 2012

Q: Ano po yung reaction n’yo kanina sa naging reaction ni Sen. Enrile? Read More »

The battle, the time for RH is now

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6 September 2012

‘The battle, the time for RH is now’
Transcript of interview with Sen. Pia S. Cayetano
Senate hallway, 05 September 2012

Q: Ma’am, ‘yung kay Senator Enrile, mukhang medyo na-slight siya ng konti…

PSC: Well...

RH bill committee amendments

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RH bill committee amendments
Introduced by Sen. Pia S. Cayetano
Senate session, 05 September 2012

COMMITTEE AMENDMENTS TO COMMITTEE REPORT NO. 49/S.B. No. 2865 in substitution of S.B. No. 2378 and 2768, taking into consideration PSR No. 238 or “AN ACT PROVIDING FOR A NATIONAL POLICY ON REPRODUCTIVE ...

Enough drama, let’s get this done

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3 September 2012

On RH bill delay: ‘Enough of the drama, let’s get this done’
Transcript of interview of Senator Pia S. Cayetano
Senate 2nd Floor Hallway

Topic: Reproductive Health (RH) bill delays

Q: [Reaction to statements that RH...

Delaying a bill is ‘so old politics’

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September 3, 2012

Sen Pia Cayetano’s tweets via @piacayetano
Topic: On the suggestion that RH BILL deliberations may stretch until June 2013

View Sen. Pia’s Twitter account: http://mobile.twitter.com//piacayetano

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