Women's Economic Empowerment (WEE) Responsive LGU Partner, and Extra Mile Award

Date: September 20, 2013


The Philippine Commission on Women and the Canadian Government conferred awards acknowledging the Provincial Government of Quezon's gender-responsive projects and programs last Sept 20, 2013 during the National Women's Economic Empowerment (WEE) Forum.

Through the Provincial Gender and Development Office, the province received the title of (WEE) Responsive LGU Partner for its woman-enabling approach to livelihood programs, and the Extra Mile Award for being the only province who went past the 3-town target, and made the GREAT Women Project available to 15 municipalities.