Rowena Cañete/29 July 2019
Weng is the Business Coalitions (BC) Operational Support Manager for Investing in Women. She works closely with the BCs in Indonesia, the Philippines, Vietnam and Myanmar who work with influential businesses on shifting workplace cultures, practices and policy barriers to achieve workplace gender equality. She provides the BCs with overall support from developing robust governance systems to effectively implementing workplans and sustainable strategies that support IW goals.
She has over 15 years of experience in program and partnership management that includes program design, implementation, monitoring and evaluation. She started off as a Knowledge Management Coordinator/Training Specialist, culminating as a Portfolio Manager for Health Programs with the Philippine Business for Social Progress where she has worked with the private and public sector on various community, capacity and organizational development and health projects.
Weng has a degree in Development Communication from the University of the Philippines at Los Baños and has obtained her master’s degree in Development Communication degree from the University of the Philippines Open University.