The Bureau of Workers with Special Concerns (BWSC) as the vice-chair of the Knowledge Management Sub-Committee of the National Child Labor Committee (NCLC), conducted a media training on child labor last October 1-4, 2019 at the Sequioa Hotel in Quezon City.
The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) Central Luzon recently conducted a consultation meeting on the 2019 implementation of child labor profiling last September 3, 2019 at the DOLE Regional Office III.
Six months after the implementation of the Expanded Maternity Leave Law (EMLL), the first periodic review was held to update the labor and employer sectors on the status of the law in terms of its availment through the Social Security System (SSS), as well as the employers' compliance through the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE).
Three coconut cooperatives in Quezon, Albay and Camarines Sur were recipients of a P6 million grant each under the Direct Marketing Project under the Social Amelioration and Welfare Program (SAWP) for biofuel workers which is being managed by the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) through the Bureau of Workers with Special Concerns (BWSC).
The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) Regional Office 9 Zamboanga Peninsula continuously exerted efforts in empowering kasambahays as well as implementing the Family Welfare Program (FWP) of the Department.