Holcim Philippines, Incorporated held a learning session on Republic Act 11313, otherwise known as the Safe Spaces Act, on 23 August 2022.

The seminar, which was held via online platform Google Meet, included employees from the La Union and Bulacan Plants. The activity was part of the company’s commitment to adhere to the prescriptions of the law being an institution that is a stakeholder in its intent and implementation.

The National Conciliation and Mediation Board was requested to be the resource speaker for the online learning session. The implementing rules and regulations of the Act was discussed during a one-day, two-batch seminar.

Discussed by the Branch included the law by simple definition, acts falling under gender-based sexual harassment (GBSH), public spaces as defined under the Act, penalties according to degree, gender-based online sexual harassment and its penalties, GBSH in the workplace, duties of employers, and seeking relief and assistance when one becomes a victim of GBSH.

It was attended by at least 60 participants which was initiated by the La Union Plant.

Posted : 26 Aug 2022