The Cebu City Council on Wednesday passed a landmark ordinance that penalizes any form of discrimination against persons with disability (PWDs), different sexual preferences, ethnicity and religion.This is the first anti-discrimination policy in the country.
The Seoul Metropolitan Council has approved a controversial ordinance on students’ human rights, which includes clauses prohibiting discrimination against homosexuals and granting rights to assembly. The ordinance will go into effect from the spring semester at all schools in the capital city. >>>
The Seoul Metropolitan Council passed an ordinance granting more rights to students amid controversy over some contested issues in the ruling that has caused a confrontation between a progressive and conservative group.