WORKING AT SEA: Stakeholders’ Consultation on Philippine Compliance to the Maritime Labour Convention, 2006 (Cebu City, 16 to 17 May 2013)

The WORKING AT SEA: Stakeholders’ Consultation on Philippine Compliance to the Maritime Labour Convention, 2006 was conducted on 16 to 17 May 2013 at the Radisson Blu Hotel, Cebu City. The consultations was conducted by the DOLE through the Institute for Labor Studies in coordination with the Bureau of Working Conditions, Bureau of Labor Relations continue reading

DOLE-ADB-CIDA Media Launch of the Technical Assistance on Employment Facilitation for Inclusive Growth

On July 9, 2013, the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE), the Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA) formally launched and unveiled to the public and the media the Technical Assistance (TA) on Employment Facilitation for Inclusive Growth (EFIG). Click Here to Download Full Paper Title: DOLE-ADB-CIDA Media Launch of the Technical Assistance on continue reading

Roundtable Discussion (RTD) on “Embedding Decent Work in Industrial Policy: The Philippine Automotive Industry as Illustration.

Description: The automotive industry is a highly global industry, it is technology driven and competition is intense. As a product, automotive is complex with large number of parts and components like textiles, glass, plastics, electronics, rubber, metals, etc. that involve different production processes. Promotion of the automotive industry can lead to an expansion of many continue reading

WWT 13.13 – Understanding New Forms of Work Arrangement

In line with the efforts of the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) to mainstream decent and productive work in order to achieve equitable, inclusive and sustainable growth, the Institute for Labor Studies (ILS) conducted a Working World Trialogue (WWT) entitled “Understanding New Forms of Work Arrangements: A Policy Discussion on Outsourcing, Offshoring and Remote continue reading