ILS conducts forum to better understand Platform Work

The Institute for Labor Studies (ILS) in partnership with Friedrich Ebert Stiftung (FES) held a forum titled “Stepping into the Platform: How the Gig Economy changes the way we work” to learn more about the emerging platform work or app-based work at Commune, Makati City last October 11. As defined by the European Foundation, platform continue reading

ILS Senior LEO represents PH in ASEAN labor officials meet

Manila – Institute for Labor Studies researcher Bernard Paul M. Mangulabnan represented the Philippines in the recently concluded ASEAN+3 Workshop on the Development of the Senior Labor Officials Meeting +3 (SLOM+3) Work Plan. The ASEAN meet was held last October 16 in Ha Long City, Vietnam. The meet was attended by representatives from Cambodia, China, continue reading

ILS Executive Director tackles the ‘Future of Work’ in AU conference

Manila – ILS Executive Director Ahmma Charisma-Lobrin Satumba tackled the “Future Of Work” during the first UNSW ASEAN Conference last October 12 at the Leighton Hall, John Niland Scientia Building, UNSW in Sydney, Australia. The conference, organized by UNSW, brought together students, experts and practitioners to immerse in case studies, debates and other mini lectures continue reading

PLM students attune to ILS’ #TrabahongTrending

Manila – The Institute for Labor Studies organized its very first advocacy engagement with the academe titled, “#TrabahongTrending: The Future of Work from the Millennials’ Perspective” at the Bukod Tanging Bulwagan of the Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Maynila (PLM) last October 25. ILS Executive Director Ahmma Charisma Lobrin-Satumba delivered the opening remarks for the event continue reading

ILS subjects itself to CSC PRIME-HRM On-Site Assessment

Manila – The Institute for Labor Studies (ILS) underwent an on-site assessment for its compliance with Program to Institutionalize Meritocracy and Excellence in Human Resource Management (PRIME-HRM) from October 21-25. The Assessment Team from the Civil Service Commission-National Capital Region (CSC-NCR) was composed of Director Claudia A. Tan, Director Cecilia C. Villafuerte and Supervising HRS continue reading