In addition to the aforementioned international mandates, the Philippines is also a signatory to the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, which defines women`s rights as human rights; International Labour Organization (ILO) conventions, such as the Convention on Equal Pay and Discrimination (Employment and Occupation); and other international human rights treaties that promote and protect women`s rights. These include the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (ICCPR) and the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (CIEMCR). The country`s commitment to promoting gender equality and the emancipation of women and girls is based on respect for various international obligations and agreements to which it belongs as a State party. The Philippines is one of 189 countries to ratify the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW), adopted in 1979, which has been described as a pioneering international bill on women`s rights. Other ASEAN free trade agreements have concluded a preferential agreement with China, Hong Kong, India, Japan, South Korea, Australia and New Zealand. Visit www.dti.gov.ph/15-main-content/dummy-article/682-free-trade-agreements and tariffcommission.gov.ph/finder/ for a list of Philippine trade agreements and tariff plans and related commitments. More information on trade is also available on the Philippine National Trade Repository website pntr.gov.ph/. It describes the bilateral and multilateral trade agreements to which that country belongs, including with the United States. Includes websites and other resources that allow U.S. companies to get more information about how they can use these agreements. The Philippine government, which has adhered to all these international treaties and instruments, will continually strive to pursue gender equality and the empowerment of all women and girls in all aspects of the development process, ultimately achieving a gender-friendly society. International investment agreements (AI) are divided into two types: (1) bilateral investment agreements and (2) investment contracts. A bilateral investment agreement (ILO) is an agreement between two countries to promote and protect investments made by investors from the countries concerned in the territory of the other country.
The vast majority of IDu are bits. The category of contracts with investment rules (TIPs) includes different types of investment contracts that are not BITs. There are three main types of TIPs: 1) global economic contracts that contain commitments that are often included in ILOs (. B, for example, a free trade agreement with an investment chapter); 2.