2022 Outreach Missions

To All Our Kababayan OFWs in the Caribbean Islands, POLO will join the outreach missions for 2022 on the following and provide the following services:  NOTES: I. Contract Verification Please click on the links below: Professional/Skilled Workers Domestic Workers II. OWWA Services: Information on OWWA’s Programs and Services OWWA Membership Enrollment and Renewal Please continue reading : 2022 Outreach Missions

POLO-WDC VISITS BERMUDA

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Philippine Overseas Labor Office-Washington, D.C. (POLO-WDC) headed by Labor Attaché Angela A. Librado-Trinidad participated in the consular outreach mission in Bermuda last April 20-23 spearheaded by the Philippine Embassy in Ottawa, Canada. Ambassador Robles together with Labor Attaché Trinidad paid a courtesy visit with the Minister of Economy and Labour Jason continue reading : POLO-WDC VISITS BERMUDA

POLO-WDC CELEBRATES MIGRANT WORKERS’ DAY

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Overseas Workers Welfare Administration-DC (OWWA) showcased the Philippine government’s Reintegration and Financial Literacy programs through a back-to- back webinar with the National Reintegration Center for OFWs (NRCO), Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP), Department of Trade and Industry (DTI), Department of Agriculture (DA) and TESDA last June 11 and June 18, 2022. continue reading : POLO-WDC CELEBRATES MIGRANT WORKERS’ DAY

POLO-WDC AND POEA HOLD 2ND POPS-BaM WEBINAR FOR OFWS IN THE CARIBBEAN ISLANDS

The Philippine Overseas Labor Office (POLO-WDC), with the assistance of the Filipino Community leaders in the different Caribbean Islands, gathered OFWs last May 21, 2022 for a virtual forum to provide information on the verification of employment documents for the Balik-Manggagawa workers and on the new POEA Online Processing System for Balik-Manggagawa (POPSBaM). This is continue reading : POLO-WDC AND POEA HOLD 2ND POPS-BaM WEBINAR FOR OFWS IN THE CARIBBEAN ISLANDS

HUNDREDS OF WORKERS AVAIL OF VERIFICATION/OWWA SERVICES IN CAYMAN

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Around 700 OFWs availed themselves of the verification and OWWA-related services during the outreach mission jointly conducted by the Philippine Embassy in Washington, D.C., and the Philippine Overseas Labor Office – Washington, D.C. (POLO-WDC) in the Cayman Islands last April 22-28, 2022.   POLO services included evaluation and verification of 615 employment continue reading : HUNDREDS OF WORKERS AVAIL OF VERIFICATION/OWWA SERVICES IN CAYMAN

Yale University Survey: Impact of Migration on Educational Outcome on Children of Migrants

In collaboration with the International Labour Organization (ILO), the Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA), and the Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA), Yale University is conducting the study “The Impact of Migration on Educational Outcomes of Left-Behind Children: Evidence from the Philippines”. The research focuses on the relationship between the presence or absence of migrant parents continue reading : Yale University Survey: Impact of Migration on Educational Outcome on Children of Migrants