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The paper builds on the efforts to expand social security for Filipino migrant workers by looking at the possibility of extending the coverage of the Employees Compensation Commission Program (ECP) to land-based OFWs. The paper provides an overview of safety and health situation of OFWs and recommends policy actions to address the gaps and extend ECP to land-based employees.

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Title: Expanding Social Security for Migrants: Extending the Coverage of the Employees Compensation Program to Land-based OFW
Researcher:Adeline T. De Castro