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    Creating the voice of women within the advocacy Creating the voice of women within the advocacy Presentation Transcript

    • CREATING THE VOICE OF WOMEN IN THEADVOCACY MOVEMENTPRESENTATION TO THEWORLD ASSEMBLY OF WOMEN WITH DISABILITIESSEOUL, KOREA
    • WOMEN WITH DISABILITIES WITHIN THE WOMEN SECTOR-NO RELIABLE DATA ON PWDS IN THE PHILS,-Their unique needs still unknown to thenwomen circle;-No representation in national organizations ofwomen;- lack of participation in sector developmentand advocacy initiatives at the local level;
    • WOMEN WITH DISABILITIES AND POLICY-LACK PARTICIPATION IN POLICY DEVELOPMENT,NOT INCLUDED IN CONSULTATIONS INFORMULATIONS OF LAWS AND POLICIES FORWOMEN IN GENERAL;-NO REPRESENTATION IN THE LOCAL COUNCIL OFWOMEN –A POWERFUL LOCAL BODY WHEREWOMEN FULLY PARTICIPATE IN LOCALDEVELOPMENT PLAN-IN PROGRAM DEVELOPMENT ANDIMPLEMENTATION, PROVISIONS FOR WOMEN WITHDISABILITIES ARE NOT INCLUDED- SUCH ASINTERPRETERS FOR DEAF COMPLAINANTS AT THEWOMEN AND CHILDREN’S DESK OF EVERY POLICESECTION AND OTHER SUPPORT SERVICES FOR
    • WOMEN WITHDISABILITIESLEAP TOSOCIAL ANDECONOMICPROGRESSINC
    • To facilitate access of women with disabilitiesto resources necessary for their active participation in social and economic activities in their communities.
    • CONFIRMING THE SITUATION OFWOMEN WITH DISABILITIES AND THEREASONS OF LACK OF ACTIVEPARTICIPATION IN THEIRCOMMUNITIESENCOURAGE ORGANIZING AT THECOMMUNITY LEVEL FOR WWD TOHAVE A VOICE IN THEIRCOMMUNITIES
    • TERESITA SUERTE PORIACHAPTER PRESIDENT,WOWLEAP NORTHCOTABATO CHAPTERSPEARHEAD THEORGANIZING OF THELOCAL COUNCIL OFWOMEN IN HER CITY ANDLOBBYING FOR ADISABILITY RESOURCEBUILDING IN HERPROVINCE AND BUDGETALLOCATION FOR WWD
    • VIRGINIA MONTILLASECRETARY GENERAL OFWOWLEAP INC AND DIRECTORFOR SOCIAL SERVICES OF THEHOUSE WITH NO STEPSPHILIPPINESDIRECTS THE COMMUNITYBASED REHABILITATIONPROGRAM FOR THE WHOLEPROVINCE AND LEAD THESCREENING OF DISTRIBUTION OFASSISTIVE DEVICES FORBENEFICIARIES NATIONWIDE.
    • MARTA VILLAFANECHAPTER PRESIDENT,WOWLEAP LEYTE,EASTERN VISAYASVICE PRESIDENT,PROVINCIAL FEDERATIONOF PERSONS WITHDISABILITIESLEAD THE ORGANIZING OFWOWLEAP IN HERPROVINCE AND A GOODLOBBYIST IN SECURINGBUDGET FOR PWDACTIVITIES IN HERPROVINCE
    • VENERANDA DE LAPENAPRESIDENT, VALENZUELAFEDERATION OF PERSONSWITH DISABILITIES, NOW INTHE PROCES OF ORGANIZINGA WOMEN WITH DISABILITYGROUP IN HER CITYAN ACTIVE MEMBER OF THENATIONAL ADVOCACYMOVEMENT AND ANINSPIRATION FOR FELLOWWOMEN WITH DISABILITIES INHER COMMUNITY
    • JEANA MANALAYSAYBOARD MEMBER, NATIONALALLIANCE OF PERSONSWITH DISABILITYORGANIZATION ANDFOUNDING DIRECTOR OFHER CITY FEDERATION OFPERSONS WITHDISABILITIESA PRACTICING DENTIST BYPROFESSION AND ANACTIVE PARTICIPANT IN THEADVOCACY MOVEMENT,ESPECIALLY IN ADVOCATINGFOR AN ACCESSIBLEENVIRONMENT
    • CARMEN REYES-ZUBIAGAFOUNDING PRESIDENT,WOWLEAP INC.AND SECRETARY OF THENATIONAL ALLIANCE OFPERSONS WITH DISABILITYLEAD CONVENOR OF THE INTER-AGENCY NETWORK ON WOMENWITH DISABILITIES COMPOSEDOF GOVERNMENT AGENCIES ANDDPOSACTIVE MEMBER OF THE COREGROUP ON UNCRPDMONITORING COALITION NOWPREPARING THE PARALLERREPORT