WATCH: Youth pushes PH anti- sexual harassment movement further RapplerExplainer
Students and youth groups demand accountability in sexual harassment cases and send a clear message that abuse will not be tolerated
Updated 8:35 PM, January 28, 2020Graphics by Alyssa Arizabal and Janina MalinisAnimation by Janina MalinisMANILA, Philippines – In 2019, various groups called for action after incidents of sexual harassment were exposed in various institutions.From school campuses to artists' groups and beyond, the youth took a stand to say abuse would not be tolerated.
In a victory for the anti-sexual harassment movement, the Safe Spaces Act was passed to fill in the gaps of the 25-year-old Anti-Sexual Harassment Act.The new law, which seeks to protect individuals in various settings both online and in public spaces, is envisioned to push further the anti-sexual harassment advocacy in the Philippines. –
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