ILS GAD Chair bags YSEALI Governance $2500 grant

The Institute for Labor Studies’ Labor and Employment Officer III Arianne Ishreen C. Bucar of the Workers Welfare Research Division made it to the list of Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative (YSEALI) Governance Pitching Competition winners along with her team that will be granted 2500 USD  by the U.S. Embassy Kuala Lumpur to implement their continue reading

ILS studies on mental health and automation presented to partners this March

The Institute for Labor Studies’ Acting Supervising Labor and Employment Officer Ronell Delerio presented his paper titled “Between Resilience and Transformation: Mental Health Policies, Interventions, and Challenges in the ITBPO Sector through the Covid-19 Crisis” before members of the IT & Business Process Association of the Philippines (IBPAP) during the organization’s first Mental Health Forum continue reading

ILS celebrates Women’s Month 2021 with online activities and advocacies

Manila – The Institute for Labor Studies’ Gender and Development (GAD) Committee lined up month-long online activities for all its employees in celebration of the International Women’s Month, which officially started on March 8. The series of online events included a bi-monthly screening of two films, which were followed by a post-screening discussion among its employees. continue reading

Two new ILS Senior LEOs sworn into office by Exec. Dir. Lobrin-Satumba

Two newly-hired Senior Labor and Employment Officers of the Institute for Labor Studies took their oath of office via Zoom platform before Executive Director Ahmma Charisma Lobrin-Satumba and was witnessed online by his colleagues from the Institute. Raymond R. Estrella earned his Bachelor of Arts in Public Administration at University of the Philippines – Diliman, continue reading