Resources from ILO Country Office in the Philippines

  1. Web Application on Freedom of Association

    02 November 2019

    How to secure and promote freedom of association? This web application provides an overview of the principles on freedom of association and explains how ILO procedures and bodies can be best used to secure and promote freedom of association across the world.

  2. Philippines: CSR training brings insights to managers and students.

    20 October 2019

    CEOs and future business leaders alike are exposed to new ideas about the importance of responsible business conduct.

  3. Bolstering the efforts to ensure decent working conditions for women migrants in Thai construction sector

    09 October 2019

    ILO organized a roundtable meeting on ‘Safety, protection and rights of women construction workers in Thailand” to identify possible intervention to ensure equal and fair pay, better living conditions, safety and protection of women migrant construction workers.

  4. Benefits of new Qatar Visa Center discussed at roundtable

    02 October 2019

    A dialogue on the new Qatar Visa Center happened in the Philippines to ensure that it will benefit jobseekers and promote fair recruitment through transparent procedures and digitally signed contracts.

  5. ILO Country Office for the Philippines publications catalogue, September 2019

    30 September 2019

    CO-Manila's new library resource list.

  6. Building the capacity of the Philippines labour inspectorate: Final project fact sheet

    30 September 2019

    The Philippines labour inspectorate system faces a number of challenges in providing labour inspection services to the country’s 945,000 registered establishments, covering around 7.8 million workers. A 2009 ILO Technical Audit of the Philippines labour inspectorate system, pointed to some of these challenges which included low coverage due to inadequate number of labour inspectors and limited capacity of labour inspectors in carrying out specialized inspections.

  7. Gabay sa pagpapaunlad ng pamilyang Pilipino: Modyul ukol sa child labour

    26 September 2019

    Ang malawakang kahirapan, limitadong pagkamit ng edukasyon, at kakulangan sa pagpapatupad ng batas ay ilan sa mga dahilan ng pananatili ng problema ng pagkakaroon ng batang manggagawa sa mga rural na lugar. Ang pangmatagalang pagtanggal ng mga batang mangagagawa sa mga ito ay nangangailangan ng solusyon sa mismong ugat na pinanggagalingan ng problema at pagpapalaganap ng disenteng trabaho para sa mga may hustong gulang. Ang pagtutulungan ng mga institusyon at taong direktang nakikipag-ugnayan sa mga lugar na ito ay isang paraan upang masolusyunan ang problema.

  8. Family development session: Module on child labour (also available in Filipino version)

    26 September 2019

    The Child Labour Module was developed by the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) as part of the convergence approach. This module will be included in the Family Development Sessions (FDS) with beneficiaries and communities under the Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps). The module has been developed and enhanced through extensive consultations the National Child Labor Committee (NCLC) chaired by the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE).

  9. Call for Proposals: Study on the Innovations and Challenges in the Digital Traceability Towards Safe, Fair and Sustainable Food Supply Chains in Asia

    25 September 2019

    The overall objective of the study is to review the state-of-the-art of digital traceability initiatives and the relevant standards and regulations in Southeast Asia and extract lessons learned in order to kick-start an informed policy dialogue on these novel ideas and to explore operationalizing the Future of Work agenda of the ILO at the country level, particularly in the Philippines and Vietnam where the original idea of tapping the technological innovations towards Safe, Fair and Sustainable Food Supply Chains was developed. The outcome of the activities are expected to contribute to feasible project proposals for the two countries and could inspire similar projects across the region. The geographical coverage of the study will be Southeast Asia with deeper focus on the Philippines and Vietnam for specific elements of the study.

  10. Call for Proposals: Study on Mandatory and Voluntary Certifications for Agro-Food Exports towards Safe, Fair and Sustainable Food Supply Chains in Asia

    25 September 2019

    The overall objective of the study is to provide an updated picture on the buyer demand in the selected agri-food supply chains in order to kick-start an informed policy dialogue on the topic in conjunction with the digital traceability and to explore operationalizing the Future of Work agenda of the ILO at the country level, particularly in the Philippines and Vietnam wherein the original idea of tapping the technological innovations towards Safe, Fair and Sustainable Food Supply Chains was developed. The outcome of the activities are expected to contribute to feasible project proposals for the two countries and could inspire similar projects across the Region.