The Bureau of Workers with Special Concerns (BWSC), as a champion for the rights and welfare of domestic workers or kasambahays, organized a webinar for kasambahays, household employers, and representatives from the Private Employment Agencies (PEAs) on January 22, 2022.
On December 1, 2021, the Bureau of Workers with Special Concerns (BWSC) spearheaded a webinar, through Cisco Webex, on the Safe Spaces Act for women workers in the informal economy, as an observance of the 18-day campaign to end Violence Against Women.
The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE), as a strong promoter for the protection of rights of workers, will conduct a technical learning session on November 22, 2021, via an online platform, for the ratification of the International Labour Organization (ILO) Convention No. 190 (C190) or the Violence and Harassment Convention of 2019.
Last November 11 to 12, 2021, the Bureau of Workers with Special Concerns (BWSC), through the Workers Social Amelioration and Development Division (WSADD), conducted a technical learning session (TLS) for the Luzon cluster on the use of the offline Sugar Workers’ Maternity and Death Benefit Programs (SWMDBP) system.
The Bureau of Workers with Special Concerns (BWSC) through the Program Monitoring and Technical Support Services Division (PMTSSD), organized a technical learning session (TLS) on Republic Act No. 9184 or the Government Procurement Reform Act last November 5, 2021, as part of the continuous effort of the Bureau to ensure that all employees are well-equipped and capacitated with the right knowledge and skills in implementing the DOLE programs and services.