I-Gov Talks 2016: “Fall in love with what is right”

This year, the Institute for Labor Studies (ILS) held the 3rd I-Gov Talks with the theme “Road to Resiliency: Addressing Questions that Inspire Actions” at the Labor Governance Learning Center, DOLE Executive Building last October 21, 2016. Assistant Secretary Ma. Joji V. Aragon delivered the opening remarks: “We look at i-Gov Talks with appreciation as continue reading

ILS sets sight on Green Jobs HRD Plan

The Institute for Labor Studies (ILS) prepares itself in crafting the Green Jobs Human Resource Development (HRD) plan based on the 2012 Green Jobs Mapping report by the Institute for Global Environmental Strategies (IGES) in collaboration with the International Labor Organization (ILO). The Green Jobs HRD Plan will concentrate on the 10 sectors identified in continue reading

ILS participates in the ILO STRENGTHEN Project

Manila – The Institute for Labor Studies (ILS) participated in the recently concluded Formal Launch and Inception Workshop of the International Labor Organization-European Union (ILO-EU) Project on Strengthening the Impact of Trade on Employment in the Philippines (STRENGTHEN) last October 6-7 at the Kachina Room of Century Park Hotel in Manila. The two-day event sponsored continue reading

Productive employment for PWDs sought in ILS research

The Institute for Labor Studies (ILS) undertakes a research titled “A Survey on the Employment of Persons with Disabilities (PWDs) in the Philippines” seeking productive employment for the said vulnerable group. The 2011-2016 Labor and Employment Plan (LEP) has identified the PWDs as among the vulnerable groups and priority sectors that should be given decent continue reading