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Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) Female Enlisted Leaders' Forum Held At National Headquarters
MANILA — The Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) conducted the first Female Enlisted Leaders’ Forum at the National Headquarters, Port Area, Manila on 08 July 2021.
The participants, composed of female PCG enlisted leaders with the ranks of Chief Petty Officer (CPO), Senior Chief Petty Officer (SCPO), and Master Chief Petty Officer (MCPO), discussed gender issues and challenges in the workplace and at home.
These included gender and development (GAD) issues in the uniformed service with Professor Juliet Almajar – Halibas; focus group discussion among female PCG enlisted leaders amid the COVID-19 pandemic with Captain Mitzie Campo; and peer counseling with Commander Leila Tatel.
Graced by Captain Venus Guldaquever PN (GSC), the initiative also served as an avenue to talk about “Women in Leadership: Achieving an Equal Future in the PCG”. She also shared mentoring techniques and good practices to foster respect and obedience from subordinates