ILS researcher bags 2nd place in Young Researchers competition

Manila – The Institute for Labor Studies’ John Emmanuel B. Villanueva, Acting Chief of the Employment Research Division, won the 2nd prize in the Young Researchers Competition for his presentation titled, “Political Dynasties and Human Development Investments: Evidence of Linkage from Rizal Province, Philippines.” Mr. Villanueva presented his Master of Public Administration (MPA) thesis on continue reading

ILS completes ISO external audit, recommended for re-certification

Manila – The Institute for Labor Studies successfully completed the conduct an external audit for its ISO 9001:2015 re-certification. The online audit was conducted remotely via Microsoft Teams last July 22 and was attended by all employees of the Institute. The audit began with an opening meeting where the opening remarks was delivered by ILS continue reading

ILS i-Gov Series highlights “Bike to Work Survey”

Manila – The Institute for Labor Studies continues with its commitment to multi-sectoral engaged policy discussion through its i-Gov series via its 2nd episode for the year featuring a more in-depth discussion of its “Bike to Work” survey last June 4 via the Zoom online platform. The research “Bike to Work: A Survey on Use continue reading

ILS pays tribute to outgoing WWRD Chief

Manila – The Institute for Labor Studies paid tribute to one of its long-time serving employee during its celebration of the Pride month last June 25, which was conducted online via Zoom. Outgoing Workers Welfare Research Division Chief Maria Isabel D. Artajo was lauded by her ILS colleagues, bosses, and DOLE Senior Officials alike for continue reading