Web  DAWN Website 
Home About DAWN Social Services Alternative Livelihood Research and Advocacy Publications Support Us Links

Welcome to DAWN

The Development Action for Women Network (DAWN) is a non-government, non-profit organization established to assist distressed women migrants from Japan, as well as their Japanese-Filipino children, in the promotion and protection of their rights and welfare. It was registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on February 6, 1996. In 2011, DAWN expanded its programs to include Filipino migrant domestic workers and their families. DAWN is licensed and accredited by the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) and accredited by the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE).

DAWN is a member of regional organizations such as Coordination of Action Research on AIDS and Mobility in Asia (CARAM Asia) in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and the Coalition Against Trafficking in Women Asia-Pacific (CATW-AP). It is also a member of Philippine Migrants Rights Watch (PMRW), the Overseas Land-based Tripartite Consultative Council (OLTCC) and the Regional Interagency Committee Against Trafficking Against Women (RIACAT-VAW). DAWN's Executive Director is a member of the Global Advisory Council of the VITAL VOICES Global Partnership.

For Japanese click here

 What's new

Advocacy, Child Online Protection & Cyber Safety Campaign
DAWN, in partnership with Alam Ba U, started its campaign on promoting child online protection and cyber safety through mothers and their children.
<get it here>

10th AFML Recommendations
DAWN presents the recommendations at the 10th ASEAN Forum on Migrant Labour last October 25-26, 2017
<get it here>

Sinag Quarterly Newsletter
2017 Second Quarter Issue now available online
<get it here>

DAWN at 2016 BDJ Summit

© 2017. Development Action for Women Network. All rights reserved. Contact DAWN | Feedback |