New set of officers for ILS GAD Committee

The Institute for Labor Studies (ILS) recently appointed its new set of officers for its Gender and Development (GAD) Committee as effected by ILS Administrative Order No. 18 issued last February 13, 2019. Taking over the reins of Ronell Delerio is Malorie Joy Mones from the Workers Welfare Research Division, with Joyce Anne Lumactud from continue reading

ILS presents DILP study during regional DILEEP implementers meet

Ms. Maria Isabel Artajo, Acting Chief LEO of the Institute’s Workers Welfare Research Division, presented the Institute for Labor Studies’ research titled “Bringing Sustainable Livelihood Framework to Life:  A Study on the Possible Determinants of Sustainability of the DOLE Integrated Livelihood Program (DILP)” last 27 February 2019 at the Manila Prince Hotel in Ermita, Manila. continue reading

ILS represents DOLE in ASEAN Labour Ministers’ Work Programme

Mr. Bernard Paul M. Mangulabnan, Acting Chief LEO of the Institute’s Employment Research Division was one of the three delegates who were chosen to represent the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE)  in the “Second Workshop of the Development of Monitoring and Evaluation Mechanism for the ASEAN Labour Ministers’ Work Programme 2016-2020,” from February 26-27 continue reading

Usec. Paras supports research initiatives on collective bargaining for inclusive CBA coverage

“Collective bargaining is one instrument to address specific challenges of technology and the evolving world of work as parties negotiate to cover different aspects of digitization and flexibilization, among others. However, the low trade union density and collective bargaining rate in the country translated to lagging worker coverage.” This was the challenge posed by Department continue reading