Statements and speeches

This page contains a selection of speeches and presentations given by officials of the ILO Manila Office. Inquiries about usage or reproduction of any materials should be sent by email.

2018

  1. Opening address at the Trade Union Regional Forum on Decent Work for Peace and Resilience

    21 August 2018

    By Mr Khalid Hassan, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the Opening address at the Trade Union Regional Forum on Decent Work for Peace and Resilience, Manila, Philippines, 21 August 2018

  2. Opening address at the South-South Expert Knowledge Sharing Forum on Policy Innovations and Lessons Learned on Enterprise Formalization

    16 July 2018

    By Mr Khalid Hassan, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the South-South Expert Knowledge Sharing Forum on Policy Innovations and Lessons Learned on Enterprise Formalization, Manila, Philippines, 16 July 2018

  3. Opening address at the ITCILO Workshop on “Transition from informal to formal economy: Awareness raising on R204 towards designing an integrated policy framework in the Philippines”

    11 July 2018

    By Mr Khalid Hassan, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the ITCILO Workshop on “Transition from informal to formal economy: Awareness raising on R204 towards designing an integrated policy framework in the Philippines”, Manila, Philippines, 11 July 2018

  4. Opening address at the “Empowering Workers for Labour Rights Compliance by All: Paralegal Training on Labour Rights and Labour Laws, Case Build-up, Documentation and Monitoring”

    06 July 2018

    By Khalid Hassan, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines, at the “Empowering Workers for Labour Rights Compliance by All: Paralegal Training on Labour Rights and Labour Laws, Case Build-up, Documentation and Monitoring”, 6 to 8 July 2018, Davao City, Philippines

  5. Opening address at the Writeshop on Freedom of Association for the Commission on Human Rights

    28 June 2018

    By Khalid Hassan, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines, at the Writeshop on Freedom of Association for the Commission on Human Rights, 28 June 2018, Quezon City, Philippines

  6. Message at the Labour Standards and Trade Forum of the ILO, European Union, European Chamber of Commerce of the Philippines and the EU-Philippines Business Network

    05 June 2018

    By Khalid Hassan, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines, at the Labour Standards and Trade Forum of the ILO, European Union, European Chamber of Commerce of the Philippines and the EU-Philippines Business Network, 5 June 2018, Makati, Philippines

  7. Message at the Generation Safe and Healthy Children’s Summit and Celebration of the World Day against Child Labour

    28 May 2018

    By Khalid Hassan, Country Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines, delivered by Ma. Concepcion Sardaña, Senior Programme Officer at the Generation Safe and Healthy Children’s Summit and Celebration of the World Day against Child Labour, 30 May 2018, Camarines Norte, Philippines

  8. Keynote address at the Philippine Fashion Week

    26 May 2018

    By Khalid Hassan, Country Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines, delivered by Hideki Kagohashi, Enterprise Development Specialist at the Philippine Fashion Week, 26 May 2018, Makati, Philippines

  9. Opening address at the Consultative Workshop of the Safe and Fair Project in the Philippines

    21 May 2018

    By Mr Khalid Hassan, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the Consultative Workshop of the Safe and Fair Project in the Philippines, Quezon City, 21 May 2018

  10. Message of Support at the Multi-Stakeholder Consultation on the Development of the Green Jobs Act Assessment and Certification System and Guidelines

    17 May 2018

    By Mr Khalid Hassan, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the Multi-Stakeholder Consultation on the Development of the Green Jobs Act Assessment and Certification System and Guidelines, Makati, Philippines, 17 May 2018

  11. Closing address at the ADB ILO High-level Dialogue on More Quality Jobs in Asia and the Pacific: Investing for a Just Transition

    04 May 2018

    By Mr Khalid Hassan, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the ADB ILO High-level Dialogue on More Quality Jobs in Asia and the Pacific: Investing for a Just Transition, 51st ADB Annual Meeting, Mandaluyong, Philippines, 4 May 2018

  12. Opening address at the World Day for Safety and Health at Work 2018 “Generation Safe and Healthy”

    25 April 2018

    By Mr Khalid Hassan, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the World Day for Safety and Health at Work 2018 Generation Safe and Healthy, Sta. Rosa, Laguna, 25 April 2018

  13. Opening message at the 39th National Conference of Employers Panel Discussion 1 on Managing the Impact of Technology, Conflicts and Disasters on Employment

    18 April 2018

    By Mr Khalid Hassan, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the 39th National Conference of Employers Panel Discussion 1 on Managing the Impact of Technology, Conflicts and Disasters on Employment, Pasay City, Philippines, 18 April 2018

  14. Opening address at the Capacity Building Seminar of selected NTIPC-MB, RTMB and CHR representatives on case build-up and documentation

    08 March 2018

    By Ms Diane Lynn Respall, Programme Officer delivered on behalf of Mr Khalid Hassan, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the Capacity Building Seminar of selected NTIPC-MB, RTMB and CHR representatives on case build-up and documentation, Davao City, Philippines, 8 March 2018

  15. Opening Address at the Green TVET Forum and Strategic Planning on Greening the TVET System

    06 March 2018

    By Mr Khalid Hassan, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the Green TVET Forum and Strategic Planning on Greening the TVET System, Manila, Philippines, 6 March 2018

  16. Solidarity message at the 100 Women for 100 Days Creative Advocacy Event on the Expanded Maternity Protection

    05 March 2018

    By Mr Khalid Hassan, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the 100 Women for 100 Days Creative Advocacy Event on the Expanded Maternity Protection, House of Representatives, Quezon City, Philippines, 5 March 2018

  17. Opening address at the Luzon Capacity Building Workshop on Strategic Compliance

    19 February 2018

    By Mr Khalid Hassan, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the Luzon Capacity Building Workshop on Strategic Compliance, Manila, Philippines, 19 February 2018

  18. Message at the awarding of Global Media Competition on Labour Migration

    17 January 2018

    By Mr Khalid Hassan, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the awarding of Global Media Competition on Labour Migration, Pasig City, Philippines, 17 January 2018

2017

  1. Opening address at the National Consultation Workshop on Decent Work

    13 December 2017

    By Mr Khalid Hassan, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the National Consultation Workshop on Decent Work, Manila, Philippines, 13 December 2017

  2. Opening address at the Consultation with Workers’ Organizations on the Decent Work Country Programme

    06 December 2017

    By Mr Khalid Hassan, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the Consultation with Workers’ Organizations on the Decent Work Country Programme, Quezon City, Philippines, 6 December 2017