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.

2020

  1. Opening address at the culminating event of the Safe and Fair Days of Activism, and the celebration of International Migrants Day 2020

    18 December 2020

    By Ms Ma. Concepcion Sardana, Senior Programme Officer delivered on behalf of Mr Khalid Hassan, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the culminating event of the Safe and Fair Days of Activism, and the celebration of International Migrants Day 2020, 18 December 2020 Manila, Philippines via Zoom and Facebook Live

  2. Message at the 45th Anniversary of TUCP: “Workers Unite!: Rise Up and Square Up to the Pandemic Towards a New Normal of Decent Work and Empowered Unionism”

    14 December 2020

    By Mr Khalid Hassan, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the 45th Anniversary of TUCP, 14 December 2020 Manila, Philippines via Zoom

  3. Opening address at the Trade for decent work and social dialogue on improved compliance, better application of International Labour Standards and COVID-19 responses

    14 December 2020

    By Mr Khalid Hassan, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the Trade for decent work and social dialogue on improved compliance, better application of International Labour Standards and COVID-19 responses, 14 December 2020 Manila, Philippines via Zoom

  4. Message at the 10th Asian Regional Congress of the International Labour and Employment Relations Association

    03 December 2020

    By Mr Khalid Hassan, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the 10th Asian Regional Congress of the International Labour and Employment Relations Association, 3 to 4 December 2020 Manila, Philippines via Zoom

  5. Message of support at the graduation of the ILO-TESDA STEM in TVET curriculum guide workshop

    03 December 2020

    By Mr Khalid Hassan, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the graduation of the ILO-TESDA STEM in TVET Curriculum Guide Workshop, 3 December 2020 Manila, Philippines via Zoom

  6. Message at the Ugnayang Bayan on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights as an Anchor of Human Progress

    27 November 2020

    Delivered by Mr Khalid Hassan, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines on behalf of Mr Gustavo Gonzalez, United Nations Resident Coordinator at the Ugnayang Bayan on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights as an Anchor of Human Progress, 27 November 2020 Manila, Philippines via Zoom

  7. Opening address at the Region VI forum on manpower planning under the new normal

    27 November 2020

    By Khalid Hassan, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the the Region VI forum on manpower planning under the new normal, 27 November 2020, Manila, Philippines via Zoom

  8. Opening address at the National Wages and Productivity Commission data dissemination forum on kasambahay survey results

    27 November 2020

    By Khalid Hassan, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the National Wages and Productivity Commission data dissemination forum on kasambahay survey results, 27 November 2020, Manila, Philippines via Zoom

  9. Opening address at the webinar-workshop on decent work in global supply chains

    27 November 2020

    By Khalid Hassan, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the webinar-workshop on decent work in global supply chains, 27 November 2020, Manila, Philippines via Zoom

  10. Opening address at the National Wages and Productivity Commission data dissemination forum on kasambahay survey results

    20 November 2020

    By Khalid Hassan, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the National Wages and Productivity Commission data dissemination forum on kasambahay survey results, 20 November 2020, Manila, Philippines via Zoom

  11. Opening address at the webinar-workshop on decent work in global supply chains

    20 November 2020

    By Khalid Hassan, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the webinar-workshop on decent work in global supply chains, 20 November 2020, Manila, Philippines via Zoom

  12. Message at the handover of the water system built under the ILO-Japan Water and Sanitation Project

    09 November 2020

    By Mr Khalid Hassan, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the handover of the water system built under the ILO-Japan Water and Sanitation Project, 9 November 2020 Manila and Maguindanao, Philippines via Zoom

  13. Opening address at the 13th ASEAN Forum on Migrant Labour “Supporting Migrant Workers during the Pandemic for a Cohesive and Responsive ASEAN Community” Philippines National Tripartite Preparatory Workshop

    04 November 2020

    By Mr Khalid Hassan, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the 13th ASEAN Forum on Migrant Labour “Supporting Migrant Workers during the Pandemic for a Cohesive and Responsive ASEAN Community” Philippines National Tripartite Preparatory Workshop, 4 November 2020 Manila, Philippines via Zoom

  14. Message of support at the opening of the ILO-TESDA STEM in TVET curriculum guide workshop

    20 October 2020

    By Mr Khalid Hassan, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the opening of the ILO-TESDA STEM in TVET curriculum guide workshop, 20 October 2020 Manila, Philippines via Zoom

  15. Opening address at the Philippine training webinar on International Labour Migration Statistics (ILMS) and sex-disaggregated migration data

    29 September 2020

    By Mr Khalid Hassan, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the Philippine training webinar on International Labour Migration Statistics (ILMS) and sex-disaggregated migration data, 29 September 2020 Manila, Philippines via Zoom

  16. Future of work in a healthier and more resilient environment

    24 September 2020

    By Hideki Kagohashi, Enterprise Development Specialist, ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the 2020 National Productivity Conference Webinar Series, 24 September 2020, Manila, Philippines via Zoom

  17. Call to Action: Joint Statement on Diversity and Inclusion at the Center of Business Leadership

    23 September 2020

    The Business Case for Change Action Agenda calls for diversity and inclusion to business leadership. A call for inclusive progress that is leadership-driven, emcompassing, measurable, decent, equitable and attainable at the launch of the Leading to Success: the business case for women in business and management in the Philippines.

  18. Message of support at the launch of the research brief on Leading to Success: Women in Business and Management in the Philippines

    23 September 2020

    By Mr Khalid Hassan, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the launch of the research brief on Leading to Success: Women in Business and Management in the Philippines, 23 September 2020 Manila, Philippines via Zoom

  19. A better future of work: 41st National Conference of Employers

    04 September 2020

    By Khalid Hassan, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the 41st National Conference of Employers of the Employers Confederation of the Philippines, 4 September 2020, Manila, Philippines via Zoom

  20. A better future of work: COVID-19 Labour Market Impact in the Philippines: Assessment and National Policy Responses

    01 September 2020

    By Khalid Hassan, Director, ILO Country Office for the Philippines at the COVID-19 Labour Market Impact in the Philippines: Assessment and National Policy Responses of the Australian Government Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT), 1 September 2020, Manila, Philippines via Zoom