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.

2022

  1. Opening address at the Regional workshop on pilot projects to develop practical capabilities for analyzing demand for skilled workforce and enhancing TVET delivery in Region VII

    14 November 2022

    By Mr Khalid Hassan, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the Opening address at the Regional workshop on pilot projects to develop practical capabilities for analyzing demand for skilled workforce and enhancing TVET delivery in Region VII, 14 November 2022, Cebu, Philippines

  2. Opening address at the Regional workshop on pilot projects to develop practical capabilities for analyzing demand for skilled workforce and enhancing TVET delivery in Region VI

    11 November 2022

    By Mr Khalid Hassan, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the Opening address at the Regional workshop on pilot projects to develop practical capabilities for analyzing demand for skilled workforce and enhancing TVET delivery in Region VI, 11 November 2022, Iloilo, Philippines

  3. Opening address at the fourth Project Advisory Committee (PAC) meeting of the ILO Ship to Shore Rights South-East Asia Programme

    07 November 2022

    By Mr Khalid Hassan, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the fourth Project Advisory Committee (PAC) meeting of the ILO Ship to Shore Rights South-East Asia Programme, 7 November 2022, Manila, Philippines

  4. Public Employment Service Offices (PESO) as key actors in collection, analysis and dissemination of data on supply and demand for skilled workers plenary presentation at the 22nd National PESO Congress

    25 October 2022

    By Mr Phu Huynh, Technical Specialist on Employment and Decent Work of the ILO Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific at the 22nd National PESO Congress, 25-27 October 2022, Pampanga, Philippines

  5. Solidarity message to public health workers at the Union leadership training on freedom of association, social dialogue and collective negotiations

    24 October 2022

    By Mr Khalid Hassan, Director of the ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the Public health workers' union leadership training on freedom of association, social dialogue and collective negotiations, 24 October 2022, Davao, Philippines

  6. Closing remarks at the Philippine UN Network on Migration 3rd quarter meeting

    21 October 2022

    By Mr Khalid Hassan, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the Philippine UN Network on Migration 3rd quarter meeting, 21 October 2022, Manila, Philippines

  7. Opening address at the South-East Asia Trade Union sub-regional conference on Trade Union Strategies for Resilience and Renewal post-COVID

    10 October 2022

    By Mr Khalid Hassan, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the South-East Asia Trade Union sub-regional conference on Trade Union Strategies for Resilience and Renewal post-COVID, 10 October 2022, Manila, Philippines

  8. Opening address at the World Day for Decent Work 2022

    07 October 2022

    By Mr Bryan Balco, Project Manager of the ILO EU Trade for Decent Work, ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the World Day for Decent Work 2022, 7 October 2022, Manila, Philippines

  9. Opening address at the Tripartite workshop to customize Participatory Action Oriented Training (PAOT) approaches on OSH for the rural rectors

    28 September 2022

    By Ms Cerilyn Pastolero, Project Manager of the ILO Project on Improving Workers' Rights in the Rural Sectors of the Indo-Pacific with a focus on Women at the Tripartite workshop to customize Participatory Action Oriented Training (PAOT) approaches on OSH for the rural rectors, 28 September 2022, Manila, Philippines

  10. Opening address at the training on Achieving fair and ethical recruitment: Improving regulation and enforcement in the ASEAN region

    27 September 2022

    By Mr Khalid Hassan, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the training on Achieving fair and ethical recruitment: Improving regulation and enforcement in the ASEAN region, 27 September 2022, Manila, Philippines

  11. Solidarity message at the Sentro ng Nagkakaisa at Progresibong Manggagawa (SENTRO) National Fish Workers’ Congress

    03 September 2022

    By Ms Cerilyn Pastolero, Project Manager of the ILO Project on Improving Workers' Rights in the Rural Sectors of the Indo-Pacific with a focus on Women at the Sentro ng Nagkakaisa at Progresibong Manggagawa (SENTRO) National Fish Workers’ Congress, 3 September 2022, General Santos City, Philippines

  12. Message at the launch of the ILO-Great Women-J.P. Morgan Women Entrepreneurs Peer Programme

    29 August 2022

    By Mr Khalid Hassan, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the launch of the ILO-Great Women-J.P. Morgan Women Entrepreneurs Peer Programme, 29 August 2022, Manila, Philippines

  13. Message at the DTI-ILO Memorandum of Understanding signing ceremony of the Bringing Back Jobs Safely Project

    26 August 2022

    By Mr Khalid Hassan, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the DTI-ILO Memorandum of Understanding signing ceremony of the Bringing Back Jobs Safely Project, 26 August 2022, Manila, Philippines

  14. Message at the 25th Federation of Free Workers (FFW) National Congress

    26 August 2022

    By Mr Khalid Hassan, Director of the ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the 25th Federation of Free Workers (FFW) National Congress, 26 August 2022, Baguio, Philippines

  15. Revitalize Agriculture: Leveraging Opportunities for Food Security and Livelihood plenary session at the 43rd National Conference of Employers

    24 August 2022

    By Mr Khalid Hassan, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the 43rd National Conference of Employers plenary session, 24 August 2022, Manila, Philippines

  16. Message at the partnership signing of the Migrant Resource Centre in Quezon City

    22 August 2022

    By Mr Khalid Hassan, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the ceremonial signing on the partnership on strengthening and institutionalizing a gender-responsive Migrant Resource Centre (MRC), help desks and services for migrant workers in Quezon City, 22 August 2022, Quezon City, Philippines

  17. Keynote message at the 2022 Pride Summit on the role of the business sector in building inclusive, safe, progressive and democratic spaces and industries for LGBTQIA+ workers

    05 August 2022

    By Mr Bryan Balco, Project Manager of the ILO EU Trade for Decent Work, ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the 2022 Pride Summit on the role of the business sector in building inclusive, safe, progressive and democratic spaces and industries for LGBTQIA+ Workers, 5 August 2022, Paranaque, Philippines

  18. Opening address at the Monitoring, evaluation and learning workshop for workers’ organizations

    02 August 2022

    By Mr Khalid Hassan, Director of the ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the Monitoring, evaluation and learning workshop for workers’ organizations, 2 August 2022, Manila, Philippines

  19. Message at the launch of the ILO - Women Biz trade fair

    29 July 2022

    By Mr Khalid Hassan, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the launch of the ILO-Women Biz trade fair, 29 July 2022, Manila, Philippines

  20. Message at the Ministry of Labor and Employment (MOLE) Strategic Planning

    19 July 2022

    By Mr Khalid Hassan, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the Ministry of Labor and Employment (MOLE) Strategic Planning, 19 July 2022, Cotabato City, Philippines