Resources from ILO Country Office in the Philippines

  1. Winter Global Youth Forum 2023: Youth at the forefront of achieving the 2023 agenda for sustainable development

    The ITCILO, training arm of the International Labour Organization, organizes the Winter 2023 edition of its Global Youth Forum – an experiential learning platform bringing youth at the forefront of efforts aimed at supporting the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and achieving its Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

  2. Call for Expression of Interest: Community coordinator to oversee the development of the pre-departure orientation information package specific to Filipino migrant fishers

    27 January 2023

    Ship to Shore Rights SEA will engage a Community Coordinator to support the logistical collaboration with ILO and Stella Maris. The consultant will act as the key focal point for coordination between ILO and Stella Maris and the network of centers in Philippines.

  3. Call for Expression of Interest: Migration specialist to develop comprehensive pre-departure orientation package and conduct training of trainers to benefit Filipino migrant fishers

    27 January 2023

    Ship to Shore Rights SEA will engage a national consultant to support the technical collaboration with Stella Maris. With the supervision of the ILO, the consultant will lead the development of the pre-departure orientation (PDO) information package that addresses the specific needs of migrant workers in the fishing sector, gender responsive, incorporates the views of return migrant fishers and their families, empowers Filipino fishers and their families.

  4. Call for Expression of Interest: Support to the Media engagement component of the Ship to Shore Rights SEA project in collaboration with the Asian Institute of Journalism and Communication (AIJC)

    27 January 2023

    The ILO Ship to Shore Rights SEA project will engage a Service Contractor to support AIJC’s training programme by doing the following tasks: (1) Participate in the training of DevCom educators from 10 higher education institutions (HEIs) as resource person; (2) Mentor DevCom faculty members from 10 HEIs on how to use the labour migration course syllabus developed by AIJC and how to maximize available resources such as the Media-Friendly Glossary and the ILO Toolkit for Journalists on Reporting on Forced Labour and Fair Recruitment; and (3) Report on progress of mentorship programme – get feedback from educators on how DevCom students receive this pilot.

  5. Responsible business conduct in Philippines agri-food sector

    16 January 2023

    It is estimated that about 2.6 billion people around the world rely on agriculture for their livelihoods. The share of the agriculture sector to global labour has steadily declined largely as a consequence of the advancement of agricultural technologies and the growth of other sectors. The percentage share of agriculture to global employment decreased from 43.70% in 1991 to 26.76% in 2019.

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    Economic slowdown likely to force workers to accept lower quality jobs

    16 January 2023

    Faltering global employment growth and the pressure on decent working conditions risk undermining social justice, according to the ILO’s World Employment and Social Outlook: Trends 2023 report.

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    ILO to release new analysis of global labour markets and social trends

    10 January 2023

    The ILO will publish a new edition of its "World Employment and Social Outlook: Trends 2023", which looks at the impact of economic slowdown on the global labour market.

  8. ECOP eCampus

    10 January 2023

  9. ILO Bureau for Employers' Activities (ACT/EMP)

    10 January 2023

  10. Financial education for micro, small and informal businesses in the Philippines – Trainee’s booklet

    19 December 2022

    This trainee's booklet on financial education targets primarily micro, small and informal business owners of the Philippines who wish to improve their digital money management. The booklet introduces basic knowledge, skills and tools related to earning, spending, budgeting and using financial services such as savings, credit, money transfers and insurance. The trainee's booklet was produced under the “Bringing Back Jobs Safely under the COVID-19 crisis in the Philippines” project, with the generous financial support of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan.