Kasambahays protection amid pandemic strengthened
The Department of Labor and Employment reiterates the obligations of employers to their household service workers (HSWs) or kasambahays as mandated under the Republic Act 10361 or the Kasambahay Law.
DOLE sets revised guidelines for SAWP
The Social Amelioration and Welfare Program (SAWP) is a social protection initiative that stemmed from the Biofuels Act of 2006.
Accomplishments decorate BWSC’s 2020
Since the start of 2020 unfortunate events rattled the country, from the eruption of Taal to the onslaught of the COVID-19 pandemic, which prompted the Bureau of Workers with Special Concerns (BWSC) to intensify its commitment of formulating policies and programs that will ensure the protection and welfare of the marginalized workers.
High Value Crops, Printing Press Project win 2020 Kabuhayan Awards
The livelihood projects from Davao and Central Luzon regions were hailed as the National Winners for the group and individual projects in the 2020 Kabuhayan Awards held on 20 November 2020 via Cisco Webex, with simultaneous broadcast through the Bureau of Workers with Special Concerns’ facebook page.
Bicol, Cagayan Valley cope amidst calamities through TUPAD
Typhoon stricken regions of Bicol and Cagayan Valley are now rebuilding their livelihood after being hit by two typhoons, Rolly and Ulysses, in a span of two weeks.