ILS starts field survey for gender mainstreaming in unions study

The Institute for Labor Studies (ILS) has commenced its field surveys for its research titled “Organizing for Equality: Study on Women and Gender Mainstreaming in Labor Unions in Philippine Key Services Subsectors,” starting with Regions III (Pampanga), and XI (Davao).” The said research, with support from the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES) Philippines, aims to ascertain the state continue reading

Off-site work arrangements tackled in ILS forum

On June 20, 2018, the Institute for Labor Studies (ILS) organized a stakeholders forum on “Off-site Work Arrangement: Concepts and Practices” held at the Bayleaf Hotel in Intramuros, Manila. “Home workers have long been recognized by the Departmenf ot Labor and Employment through its policies. In 1992, Department Order No. 5 was issued governing the continue reading

ILS joins government agencies in 120th PH Independence Day celebration

On June 12, 2018, the  Institute for Labor Studies (ILS) joined in the celebration of the country’s 120th independence day at Rizal Park grounds, in Manila. The theme for this year’s celebration is “Kalayaan 2018, Pagbabagong Ipinaglaban, Alay sa Masaganang Kinabukasan.” Vice President Leni Robredo led in the flag-raising ceremony at the Jose Rizal Shrine continue reading

DOLE technical staff learns about data storytelling

On June 27-28, 2018, the Institute for Labor Studies (ILS) conducted a workshop on “Data Story Telling” at the iLearn conference room, Intramuros, Manila. ILS resource person Carl Rookie Q. Daquio explained that the said technical learning session aimed to provide the participants with the basic principles and elements of good visualization design to become continue reading