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Pursuant to Philippine Commission on Women (PCW) Memorandum Circular No. 2017-04 on the 2017 Observance of the 18-Day Campaign to End Violence Against Women (VAW) and Republic Act 10398 – Declaring November 25 of every year as National Consciousness Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women and Children, all employees of this Commission are enjoined to wear their VAW-Free Shirt every 25th day of the month.

The wearing of orange shirt is intended to raise awareness that VAW is a public issue of national concern and in line with the Philippine Government’s goal to protect the human rights of women and its commitment to address all forms of VAW.