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.

2012

  1. Message at the Batang Malaya: Child labour free Philippines launch

    26 June 2012

    By Mr Lawrence Jeff Johnson, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the Batang Malaya: Child labour free Philippines launch, Pasig City, Philippines, 26 June 2012

  2. Press statement at the Batang Malaya: Child labour free Philippines

    26 June 2012

    By Mr Lawrence Jeff Johnson, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the Batang Malaya: Child labour free Philippines, Pasig City, Philippines, 26 June 2012

  3. Opening address at the health and wellness symposium among business process outsourcing enterprises

    20 June 2012

    By Ms Ma. Concepcion Sardaña, Senior Programme Officer, delivered on behalf of Mr Lawrence Jeff Johnson, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the health and wellness symposium among business process outsourcing enterprises, Makati, Philippines, 20 June 2012

  4. Closing message at the Provincial World Day against Child Labour

    11 June 2012

    By Mr Lawrence Jeff Johnson, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the Provincial World Day against Child Labour, Bukidnon, Philippines, 11 June 2012

  5. Plenary session presentation at the UNI Global Union and ICTJ Youth Workshop "Breaking Through: Yes YOUth Can!", 4 June 2012

    04 June 2012

    By Mr Lawrence Jeff Johnson, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines, Plenary session presentation on Decent Jobs for Filipino Youth, 4 June 2012

  6. Message at the Training of Trainers on Generate Your Business Idea and Start Your Business for IPEC partners

    01 June 2012

    By Mr Lawrence Jeff Johnson, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the Training of Trainers on Generate Your Business Idea and Start Your Business for IPEC partners, Manila, Philippines, 1 June 2012

  7. Message at the Tripartite assessment of the WHO Global Code of Practice on the ethical recruitment of health personnel

    17 May 2012

    By Mr Lawrence Jeff Johnson, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the Tripartite assessment of the WHO Global Code of Practice on the ethical recruitment of health personnel, Pasig City, Philippines, 17 May 2012

  8. Solidarity message at the "National Show of Cooperative Force" of the Cooperative Development Authority (CDA), Philippine Cooperative Center (PCC) and the City Government of Quezon City to celebrate the International Year of Cooperatives 2012

    18 February 2012

    By Mr Lawrence Jeff Johnson, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the "National Show of Cooperative Force" of the Cooperative Development Authority (CDA), Philippine Cooperative Center (PCC) and the City Government of Quezon City to celebrate the International Year of Cooperatives 2012, Quezon City, Philippines, 18 February 2012

  9. Opening address at the ILO-International Programme on the Elimination of Child Labour Partners' Forum

    13 February 2012

    By Mr Lawrence Jeff Johnson, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the ILO-International Programme on the Elimination of Child Labour Partners' Forum, Pasay City, Philippines, 13 February 2012

  10. Opening address at presentation of the desk review on "Gender dimensions on School-to-Work Transition"

    18 January 2012

    By Mr Lawrence Jeff Johnson, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the presentation of desk review on the "Gender Dimensions on School-to-Work Transition", Makati, Philippines, 18 January 2012

  11. Opening address at the DOLE-ILO signing of the memorandum of agreement and launching of the knowledge corner

    12 January 2012

    By Mr Lawrence Jeff Johnson, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the DOLE-ILO signing of the memorandum of agreement and launching of the knowledge corner, Manila, Philippines, 12 January 2012

  12. Opening address at the round table discussion on sharing of good practices on local-/community-level mechanisms to protect and promote the rights of migrant workers in Thailand and the Philippines

    11 January 2012

    By Mr Lawrence Jeff Johnson, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the round table discussion on sharing of good practices on local-/ community-level mechanisms to protect and promote the rights of migrant workers in Thailand and the Philippines, Makati City, Philippines, 11 January 2012

2011

  1. Message of His Excellency Benigno S. Aquino III, President of the Philippines at the ILO thematic year-end reception, media recognition and UN photo exhibition on initiatives and partnerships with indigenous peoples

    12 December 2011

    By His Excellency Benigno S. Aquino III, President of the Philippines (delivered by Labour and Employment Secretary Rosalinda D. Baldoz) at the ILO thematic year-end reception, media recognition and UN photo exhibition on initiatives and partnerships with indigenous people, Rockwell Tent, Makati City, Philippines, 12 December 2011

  2. Opening address at the ILO thematic year-end reception, media recognition and UN photo exhibition on initiatives and partnerships with indigenous peoples

    12 December 2011

    By Mr Lawrence Jeff Johnson, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the ILO thematic year-end reception, media recognition and UN photo exhibition on initiatives and partnerships with indigenous peoples, Rockwell Tent, Makati City, Philippines, 12 December 2011

  3. Opening address at the Provincial Summit on Migration and Development and Launch of the Provincial Migration and Development Plan

    26 September 2011

    By Mr Lawrence Jeff Johnson, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines, San Fernando, La Union, Philippines

  4. Opening address at the Training on Basic Employment Services

    19 September 2011

    By Mr Lawrence Jeff Johnson, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines, Manila, Philippines

  5. Message at the Signing of the Memorandum of Understanding with partners of the International Programme on the Elimination of Child Labour in Northern Samar

    15 September 2011

    By Mr Lawrence Jeff Johnson, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines, Northern SamarProvince, Philippines

  6. Message at the Turn-over of the birthing station in Mulanay

    01 September 2011

    By Mr Lawrence Jeff Johnson, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines, Mulanay, Quezon, Philippines

  7. Message at the Signing of the Memorandum of Understanding with partners of the International Programme on the Elimination of Child Labour in Quezon

    01 September 2011

    By Mr Lawrence Jeff Johnson, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines, Quezon Province, Philippines

  8. Opening address at the Dedication of the ILO-Silliman University Knowledge Corner and Signing of the Memorandum of Agreement

    25 August 2011

    By Mr Lawrence Jeff Johnson, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines, Dumaguete City, Philippines