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Women Empowerment Projects

Requested from PCW by E. Reyes at 08:47 AM on Oct 23, 2019.
Purpose: Architectural Thesis
Date of Coverage: 10/23/2019 - 10/23/2019
Tracking no: #PCW-107109842328

Cecile 04:09 PM, Nov 13, 2019

November 13, 2019

Dear Eunice Veanca Reyes,


Thank you for your request dated Oct 23, 2019 08:47:10 AM under Executive Order No. 2 (s. 2016) on Freedom of Information in the Executive Branch.

Your Request

You asked for Women Empowerment Projects.

Response to Request

Your FOI request is approved. We would like to clarify that our office does not have women empowerment centers. For the purposes of your research, you may want to check out the following PCW-certified Gender and Development Local Learning Hubs with facilities and/or services for women:

Aklan Comprehensive Center for Women
Aklan Provincial Planning and Development
Address: Aklan Provincial Capitol, Kalibo, Philippines

Lualhati Women’s Center
Palawan Provincial Social Welfare and Development Office
Address: SPS Compound, Brgy. Bancao-Bancao, Puerto Princesa City, Palawan

Pangasinan Crisis Intervention Center
Pangasinan Provincial Social Welfare and Development Office
Address: Pangasinan Provincial Capitol, Lingayen, 2401, Pangasinan
Tel. No. (75) 542-43-27/542/8847

Quezon City Protection Center
Quezon City Gender and Development Council
7th Floor, Civic Center Building A, Quezon City Hall Compound
Tel. No. (02) 988-4242 local 8739 / 8732

We hope we have provided you with enough information about your query.

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If you are unhappy with this response to your FOI request, you may ask us to carry out an internal review of the response by writing to Cecile B. Gutierrez/OIC-PCW/ Your review request should explain why you are dissatisfied with this response, and should be made within 15 calendar days from the date when you received this letter. We will complete the review and tell you the result within 30 calendar days from the date when we receive your review request.

If you are not satisfied with the result of the review, you then have the right to appeal to the Office of the President under Administrative Order No. 22 (s. 2011).

Thank you.


Cecile Gutierrez
FOI  Decision Maker

Blesilda 06:00 PM, Nov 07, 2019

November 7, 2019

Dear Eunice Veanca,

Thank you for your request dated Oct 23, 2019 under Executive Order No. 2 (s. 2016) on Freedom of Information in the Executive Branch, for Women Empowerment Projects.

We received your request on Oct 23, 2019 and will respond on or before Nov 13, 2019 08:47:10 AM, in accordance with the Executive Order's implementing rules and regulations.

Should you have any questions regarding your request, kindly contact me using the reply function on the eFOI portal at, for request with ticket number #PCW-107109842328.

Thank you.


Louise Garcia
FOI Officer

Eunice Veanca 08:47 AM, Oct 23, 2019

Hi! I would like to ask your office about the ff:

a. Does the Philippines have Women Empowerment Centers/any related developments?

b. Does the government plan on constructing such (if there's none)?

c. Who's going to fund the said project if ever?

Thank you! More power!

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