Safe Migration in ASEAN discussed in 1st ILS-POEA-ILAB interagency meeting

On  28 September 2018, the Institute for Labor Studies, headed by Acting Executive Director Ahmma Charisma Lobrin Satumba, met with Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA) Director Levinson Alcantara, along with the Department of Labor and Employment-International Labor Affairs Bureau (DOLE-ILAB) on the development of a public campaign on Safe Migration in ASEAN. The inter-agency meeting continue reading

ILSEA officers take oath of office

The newly-elected officers of the Institute for Labor Studies Employees Association (ILSEA) took their oath of office before ILS Acting Executive Director Ahmma Charisma Lobrin-Satumba last 25 September 2018, a day after the union’s general elections was held. The ILSEA is the accredited employees’ union of the Institute for Labor Studies. The officers for fiscal continue reading

DOLE, ILS in annual PIDS public policy conference

On  19 September 2018, the Institute for Labor Studies participated in the “Annual Public Policy Conference” of the Philippine Institute for Development Studies held at the Edsa Shangri-La Hotel. With the theme: “Harnessing the Industrial Revolution: Creating Our Future Today”, the event tackled issues and opportunities facing the Philippines as it embraces the Fourth Industrial continue reading

ILS calls for more researches on greening the mining industry

“A research on greening the mining industry can help the anti-mining stakeholders understand the importance of the mining sector to other industries.” The statement was made by Ms. Joyce Anne Lumactud, OIC-Chief Labor & Employment Officer of the Institute for Labor Studies as among her recommendations during the Mining Philippines 2018 Conference and Exhibition organized continue reading