News from the Global South
Lawmaker in The Philippines Dares Church to Live Debate
Inquirer News Service - Manila, The Philippines, March 7, 2005 The Catholic Church has been challenged to a live debate on a bill that would define the government's family planning policy and implement programs to address overpopulation.
China to Pass First Anti-Sexual Harrassment Law
Chinaview.cn - Beijing, China, March 4, 2005 The amendment to the Law on the Protection of the Rights and Interests of Women (LPRIW) has been included in the new legislative agenda for this year.