ANTI-VAWC ORIENTATION BY NIA OCCIDENTAL MINDORO IMO SUCCESSFULLY CARRIED OUT

San Jose, Occidental Mindoro - In support of the 18-day Campaign to End Violence Against Women and Children (VAWC), NIA Occidental Mindoro Irrigation Management Office (OMIMO) organized an informative orientation last December 11, 2023, at NIA Training Center, Brgy. San Roque, San Jose. This was attended by NIA-OMIMO officials and staff.

Spearheaded by Division Manager Raymundo L. Calusin, the said orientation aims to raise awareness and educate participants on the importance of preventing and addressing issues related to VAWC.

The guest speaker, Atty. Ryan D. Agoot shared valuable insights and expertise related to the amended Anti-Rape Law of 1997. During the discussion, the participants were provided with a better understanding of the legal framework designed to protect women and children from acts of violence and sexual abuse, ensuring their safety and well-being.

NIA-OMIMO will remain dedicated to creating a safer, more inclusive, equitable, and violence-free environment for all the women and children within the agency.