The Implementing Rules and Regulations of the Republic Act No. 10627 includes “gender-based bullying”, which is “any act that humiliates or excludes a person on the basis of perceived or actual sexual orientation and gender identity.” >>>
Grace Poore of IGLHRC facilitated the workshop on UN CEDAW. She shared tips on how to utilize the CEDAW and shadow reporting mechanisms in pushing governments to recognize and upheld human rights in general and LGBTI rights in particular. Here are some of the issues discussed in the workshop.