sexual harassment

3 days ago

Eerie TimeTo ad highlights danger of sexual harassment as people return to the office

Created by Lucky Generals, the urgent ad moves TimeTo's 'where do you draw the line?' tagline onwards, urging people 'it's time to draw the line' and sign up to TimeTo training.

Oct 22, 2021

Denise Tee files defense against Herbert Hernandez's 'baseless' libel claim

Tee, whose allegations of sexual harassment against the Gigil co-founder led several other women in the Philippines ad industry to come forward with their own stories, has filed an affidavit affirming her account of the incident.

Oct 4, 2021

Why does workplace harassment often go unreported?

Reports show that a significant number of harassment victim-survivors hesitate to officially lodge reports against their perpetrators. Campaign Asia-Pacific explores the multiple systemic factors that contribute to the issue.

Sep 30, 2021

Men have to take responsibility for advocating for women’s safety in adland

Outrage is no longer enough, especially if you are a man. The key to change is male allyship.

Sep 23, 2021

How did we get here? Merlee Jayme discusses why sexual harassment has permeated the ad industry

Dentsu International's APAC creative leader has been a prominent voice on harassment within the industry for several years. She is “pissed” that it allegedly slipped through the cracks at her own agency. Now she wants to see action.

Sep 20, 2021

Sexual harassment 'rampant' in the ad industry and has been ‘covered up’: Philippines women's organisation Gabriela

A surge of new reports from women in the Philippines ad industry—including five against Herbert Hernandez—depict a culture of sexualisation that normalises workplace harassment, a lack of policies to prevent or deal with cases, and alarming reports of agency coverups.