Provide livelihood and emergency employment to 100,000 vulnerable workers this year – Baldoz orders DOLE field implementers
Labor Secretary Rosalinda Dimapilis Baldoz directs all the field implementers of the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) today to provide livelihood projects and emergency employment to 100,000 vulnerable workers for 2014.
DOLE Field Implementors in Luzon Oriented on the DOLE Integrated Livelihood and Emergency Employment Program Guidelines
City of San Fernando – A total of 86 field implementers from the regional offices of the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) coming from the National Capital Region (NCR), Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR), Regions 1, 2, 3 (Central Luzon), 4A (CALABARZON), 4B (MIMAROPA), and 5 (Bicol Region), yesterday, attended the DOLE's Bureau of Workers with Special Concerns' (BWSCs) orientation seminar on the DOLE Integrated Livelihood and Emergency Employment Program (DILEEP) at the King's Royal Hotel, City of San Fernando in Pampanga.
BWSC to communicate its programs through a modernized approach
The Bureau of Workers with Special Concerns (BWSC) is now gearing to advocate its various programs to intended clients in a more innovative approach, by adopting the Bureau of Labor Relations (BLR)'s enhanced Labor and Employment Education Services (LEES).
BWSC holds 2014 Mid-Year Performance Assessment and Replanning Workshop
BWSC Director Ahmma Charisma Lobrin-Satumba, in her opening remarks, enumerated the major programs/projects being undertaken by the bureau, which include: profiling of the vulnerable workers, campaign for child-labor free barangays, assistance for persons with disabilities, human resource development master plan for sugar workers, implementation of the Batas Kasambahay, and the post-disaster response for worker-victims of typhoon Yolanda through emergency employment and livelihood assistance, which are directly contributing to strengthening social protection for the vulnerable workers.
CWC’s Monitoring, Reporting and Response System on Children’s Concern
The Council for the Welfare of Children (CWC) as an attached agency of the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) is exerting its effort in heeding the call to protect children. CWC organized a Monitoring, Reporting and Response System (MRRS) Inter-Agency Team to gather, validate and monitor reports of incidences of grave child rights violations. The team hopes that agencies concerned shall ensure provision of appropriate, timely and responsive interventions.