Statements and speeches

2012

  1. Article

    Domestic workers – ‘family’ or employees?

    27 April 2012

    Almost a year ago, in June 2011, a milestone event took place that promised to improve the lives of millions of working people – mostly women - worldwide, including more than a quarter of a million in Hong Kong and potentially as many as 20 million in mainland China. By Amelita King-Dejardin Conditions of Work and Employment Branch, ILO

  2. Statement

    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

  3. Statement

    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

  4. Statement

    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

  5. Statement

    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

  6. Statement

    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. Statement

    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. Statement

    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. Statement

    Address by the Director of the ILO Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific

    04 December 2011

    Address delivered at the Closing Ceremony of the 15th Asia and Pacific Regional Meeting, Kyoto, Japan.

  4. Statement

    Address by Regional Director of the ILO Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific at the Opening Ceremony of the 15th Asia and Pacific Regional Meeting, Kyoto, Japan

    04 December 2011

    Statement delivered 4 December 2011