2011 Employment

  • 6Strengthening Adaption Through Migration: Outlining a Risk Reduction Response Framework to Climate-Induced Migration

    Description: The paper explores the contours of risks posed by climate change and discusses the migration response bias of individuals and the corresponding policy responses to ease insecurities arising from climate-induced migration. It posits that in framing the policy response, it is deemed important to respect the shape and size of the risks. Click Here to Download Full Paper Title: Strengthening Adaption Through Migration:…

  • ofwsExamining Migrant-Friendliness of ASEAN Countries for OFWs

    Description: The paper provides an assessment of ASEAN Countries as potential employment destinations of overseas Filipino workers. The paper examines the structures, policies and systems of the ASEAN countries to enable successful OFW’s ability to integrate in the ASEAN-member countries’ labor market. Click Here to Download Full Paper Title:Examining Migrant-Friendliness of ASEAN Countries for OFWs Researcher: Maria Isabel D.…

  • sectorAssessing Green Potential and Readiness: The Case of the Renewable Energy Sector

    Description: The paper focuses on the existing renewable energy industries in the country such as geothermal, solar, biomass, hyrdropower and wind energy. It discusses the characteristics of each source , its economic and employment contributions, its production process and how it contributes to environmental protection and mitigation of climate change. Click Here to Download Full Paper Title: Assessing Green Potential and Readiness:…

  • tourism industryAssessing Green Potentials and Readiness: The Case of the Tourism Industry

    Description: The paper aims to contribute to the Department of Labor and Employment’s climate change narratives by determining the greening practices of selected establishments in the local tourism sector. Increasing the understanding of the challenges and opportunities associated with the green shift in the sector will ultimately aid the government toward designing appropriate interventions in response to climate change. Click Here to…

  • gccExamining Migrant-Friendliness: The Case of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) States

    Description: The paper provides an assessment of countries in the Middle East as potential employment destinations of overseas Filipino workers. The paper examines the structures, policies and systems of countries in the Middle East to facilitate successful OFW’s ability to integrate in two counties’ labor market. Click Here to Download Full Paper Title: Examining Migrant-Friendliness: The Case of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC)…

  • service agreementNegotiating Framework for MNP: Implications of the ASEAN-India Services Agreement

    Description: MNP or movement of natural persons is one of the four modes of international trade in services. The Philippines has so far entered into three agreements with commitments on movement of natural persons: the General Agreement on Trade in Services, the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)-Australia-New Zealand Free Trade Agreement and the Philippine-Japan Economic Partnership Agreement. An agreement for trade in services…

  • greenGenerating Green Jobs Through Green Procurement

    Description: The paper assesses the employment potentials that can be derived though green procurement policy. It highlights the two-pronged development benefits of buying eco-friendly products, that is to the environment protection and employment generation. Click Here to Download Full Paper Title:Generating Green Jobs Through Green Procurement Researcher: Mary Grace L.…

  • determinantsGreen Readiness and Adoption Determinants: Insurance Expanding the Framework

    Description: The paper explores drivers and constraints of greening the products and services of the insurance industry. The paper posits that the insurance industry should be able to adapt to the growing need of individuals, communities and workers for financial provisions in their transition to economic and employment recovery post natural disasters and other extreme events. Click Here to Download Full Paper Title:Green Readiness and…

  • empDeveloping a Consultative Framework on Trade and Employment

    Description: The paper examines the best practices in consultations and dialogue processes of government agencies and private and non-government institutions, which can be adopted for negotiations and other transactions pertaining to trade and employment. The paper identifies key trade stakeholders who can help ensure that trade decisions and actions will be informed by analytical inputs and ethical and legitimacy considerations. Click Here…

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