The POLO shall provide maximum services to Filipino Migrant Workers to protect their rights and promote their welfare. In pursuit of this mandate, the POLO shall focus on the following key areas, namely: employment protection and facilitation, provision of welfare services and skills enhancement and other training programs, employment promotion and market development, and linkages with the host government, relevant foreign embassies/consulate, international organizations, the Filipino community and non-governmental institutions in the post.
The Philippine Overseas Labor Office (POLO) is the Department of Labor and Employment’s (DOLE) link to the world. It is directly under the Office of the Secretary of Labor. It acts as the operating arm of DOLE for the administration and enforcement of its policies and programs applicable to the Overseas Filipino Workers (OFW).
With an appointment system, the non-urgent client can schedule their request in advance. As this eliminates wait times upon arrival, it has a significant impact on the client experience.
Welfare refers to a range of government programs that provide financial or other aid to individuals or groups who cannot support themselves.
The importance of being equipped with the right labor market information and advised jobseekers and students alike to be guided by this information as they choose their career path or profession.
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