ILS shares Green Jobs concepts in BWI:2019

The Institute for Labor Studies (ILS) participated in a convergence forum titled, “Barangay Walang Iwanan 2019: Transforming Communities Towards ZERO Exclusion / Carbon / Poverty,” at the Asian Institute of Management, Makati City last January 17. The four-day forum was organized and presented by French think-tank Convergences which partnered with Filipino non-governmental organization (NGO) Gawad continue reading

ILS leads National Bible Day observance in DOLE flag raising ceremony

Manila, Philippines – The Institute for Labor Studies (ILS) hosted the Department of Labor and Employment’s (DOLE) flag raising ceremony highlighting National Bible Day observance last January 28, 2019 at the Local Governance Learning Center (LGLC) at the Blas Ople Hall in Intramuros, Manila. The event was attended by DOLE officials headed by DOLE Secretary continue reading

ILS highlights anti-age discrimination employment in elderly forum

The Institute for Labor Studies’ Gender and Development (GAD) Committee organized the forum titled “Age Doesn’t Matter: A Learning Session on Employment Outcomes of Elderly in the Philippines” on 13 December 2018 at the ILearn Conference Room, ILS, 5/F DOLE Building, Intramuros, Manila. Acting Executive Director Ahmma Charisma Lobrin-Satumba welcomed the participants and expressed her continue reading

ILS looks into mobilizing extra resources for GAD initiatives

The Institute for Labor Studies’ Gender and Development (GAD) Committee organized the seminar-workshop “Beyond 5%: Seminar-Workshop on Mobilizing Resources for Gender and Development Initiatives” on 13 December 2018 at the ILearn Conference Room, ILS, 5/F DOLE Building, Intramuros, Manila. The event is in line with the Institute’s commitment toward gender mainstreaming and strengthening linkages and continue reading

ILS holds inception forum for BPO study

The Institute for Labor Studies (ILS) conducted an inception forum for the ILS research project: “Study on Industry Practices, Business Landscapes and Strategies in Coping with Current Trends in the Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) Sector held at the Marigold Room at The Bayleaf Hotel in Intramuros, Manila last December 12. The study’s principal researcher and continue reading