ILS HRMOs updated on DOLE administrative policies/programs

The Institute for Labor Studies sent Supervising Administrative Officer Benita A Cortez and Administrative Officer Yumi L. Baluyut to the “Seminar Workshop on HRD Policies and Programs for the New Human Resource Management Officers (HRMO) and HRMO-Designate” on 14-18 August 2017at The Bayleaf Hotel in Governor’s Drive, General Trias, Cavite. The DOLE Human Resource Development continue reading

ILS sets to work on its legislative analytics for 2017

The Institute for Labor Studies has set to work on producing legislative analytics on the DOLE Priority Legislative Agenda as part of its mandate to provide efficient and effective research support to the Department. In line with the reconstitution of the DOLE Technical Committee on Legislative Matters (TCLM), the said legislative analytics will cover the continue reading

ILS employees plant fruit-bearing trees in Mt. Arayat National Park

On August 9, 2017, ILS employees planted five hundred (500) saplings of sweet tamarind, custard apple and salamander (bignay) saplings at the Mt. Arayat National Park with assistance from Mr. Ray Nunez of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources-Region III. Headed by OIC-Executive Director Atty. Mary Grace L. Riguer, the said undertaking has become continue reading

Director Satumba assumes ILS leadership

Manila, Philippines – Former Bureau of Workers with Special Conditions Director Ahmma Charisma Lobrin-Satumba is named the new Executive Director of the Institute for Labor Studies. With the appointment of Director Satumba as the new Executive Director of ILS, Atty. Mary Grace L. Riguer will resume her appointive post as the Deputy Executive Director III. continue reading

ILS studies on mine safety and working conditions near completion

Manila – The Institute for Labor Studies (ILS) researches titled, “A Study on Mine Safety and Working Conditions in the Metallic and Non-Metallic Small-Scale Mining Sector in the Philippines,” and “An In-depth Study on Mine Safety and Working Conditions in Large Scale Mining Sector in the Philippines,” are on its final leg of research field continue reading