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

Institute for Labor Studies Hosts the DOLE Flag Raising Ceremony

EVENT TITLE: Institute for Labor Studies hosts the DOLE flag raising ceremony VENUE : Labor Governance Learning Center, 2nd Floor, DOLE Executive Building, Intramuros Manila DATE AND TIME : 09 July 2018 : 8:00 – 9:00 AM  OVERVIEW:         In a flag raising ceremony hosted by the Institute for Labor Studies, a posthumous award was awarded continue reading

2018 World Competitiveness Yearbook by the IMD

From being ranked 41st in 2017, the Philippines slid by nine notches to 50th out of 63 countries in the 2018 version of the World Competitiveness Yearbook (WCY). Now on its 30th edition, the WCY is a publication of the International Institute for Management Development (IMD) which has 55 partner organizations in 63 countries. Click continue reading