ILS retains ISO 9001:2008 certification for 2017

Manila – The Institute for Labor Studies retains its ISO 9001:2008 Certification for 2017 after it passed its first surveillance audit conducted by representatives from AJA Registrars, Inc. last December 18 at the iLearn Conference Room in Intramuros, Manila. All process owners were interviewed by AJA Registrars, Inc. Lead Auditor Mercy Flores for this surveillance continue reading

ILS welcomes 11 OJTs for October 2017-March 2018

The Institute for Labor Studies (ILS) welcomes eleven (11) On-the-Job-Trainees (OJT) for October 2017-March 2018. Under the ILS Internship Program (INTERNi), the following students have been accepted: Deborah Delbre Calip, Liezel Anne Niel, Christia Mae Paris (BS Business Economics-Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Maynila); Arvin Castelo, Michelle Kimberly Mae Mata, Nokie Jovel Eulalio (BSBA Financial Management-Colegio continue reading

ILS in consensus building on transition from the informal to formal economy

The Institute for Labor Studies (ILS) participated in a two-day awareness-raising workshop on “R204 – Transition from the Informal to the Formal Economy Recommendation, 2015 (No. 204)” or the recommendation concerning the transition from the informal to the formal economy organized by the International Labour Organization (ILO) in partnership with the Department of Labor and continue reading

ILS chiefs among CES WE passers for September 2017

Two of the Institute for Labor Studies’ division chiefs passed the nationwide Career Executive Service Written Examination (CES WE) held last September 3, 2017 simultaneously in Quezon City, Cebu City, and Davao city. The November 2017 list of passers included the names of Institute’s Labor and Social Relations Research Division OIC-Chief Patrick Patriwirawan, Jr. and continue reading

ILS looks into older peoples’ experiences

The Institute for Labor Studies (ILS) organized a Technical Learning Session (TLS) on “Senior Citizen: Life After Retirement,” which focused on Republic Act 7432, as amended by 9257, otherwise known as the Expanded Senior Citizens Act of 2003. The activity was held on November 21 at the iLearn conference room in Intramuros, Manila. ILS Deputy continue reading