Outstanding women

The Provincial Commission on Women (PCW) of Negros Oriental announces that it is now accepting nominations for the 2018 Search for ‘Babayeng Garbo sa Katilingban’ and ‘Grupong Garbo sa Katilingban’.

The Search was re-launched during the Women’s Month celebration last March 2018 to honor outstanding woman individual and women’s groups working for women empowerment and gender equality, council members said. The Gender and Development (GAD) Focal Person Josie Columna said the province has allocated P75, 000 for cash award; the winner of the ‘Grupong Garbo’ receives P50, 000 and P25, 000 for the ‘Babayeng Garbo’.