Impact assessment skills linking trade and employment strengthened

Manila – The Institute for Labor Studies (ILS) hosted the recently concluded Follow-up Training on Assessing and Addressing the Effects of Trade on Employment Workshop of the International Labor Organization-European Union (ILO-EU) Project on Strengthening the Impact of Trade on Employment in the Philippines (STRENGTHEN) last August 24-25 at the iLearn Conference Room of the continue reading

Study reveals SPES participation increases chance of landing jobs

Manila – Students that have been under the Department of Labor and Employment’s Special Program for Employment of Students (SPES) have increased their likelihood of currently working by 3.9% compared to those not chosen to receive the said program. This was among the key findings during the presentation of results of the Impact Evaluation for continue reading

ILS in HR symposium on “Shaping Change”

The Institute for Labor Studies (ILS) participated in the 2017 Public Sector HR Symposium organized by the Civil Service Commission (CSC) held on 4-6 July 2017 at the Philippine International Convention Center (PICC), Pasay City. With the theme, “Shaping Change,” the event highlighted global trends and best practices on human resource (HR) management and organization continue reading

ILS launches the Luna Lecture Series and Design Thinking Olympics

Manila, Philippines – In celebration of the Institute for Labor Studies (ILS) 30th founding anniversary, the “Luna Lecture Series” and Design Thinking Olympics were formally launched last July 25 at the iLearn Conference Room, DOLE, Intramuros, Manila. Designed as a forum event, the “Luna Lecture Series,” will be conducted in partnership with various universities and continue reading