DOLE ZDNFO, TIPC DIPOLOG ON THE GO TO CELEBRATE LABOR MONTH 2015
April 27, 2015
The Department of Labor and Employment Zamboanga del Norte Field Office (DOLE-ZDNFO) in coordination with Tripartite Industrial Peace Council Dipolog City (TIPC-DIPOLOG) are the frontline personalities in the 113th Labor Month celebration.To make the month-long celebration more meaningful and memorable, DOLE ZDNFO and TIPC- Dipolog came up with various events to honor the labor sectors.
The series of activities include the hanging of the streamers and tarpaulins at respective public and private institutions and establishments; Job Fair inDapitan City Gymnasium, Dapitan City, with a total of 14 participating employers (4 local and 10 overseas), a total of 22,320 vacancies (61 local and 22,259 overseas); Motorcade on May 1, 2015 to be participated in by different government and private establishments; Learning Session on Gender And Development cum "Dance for your Health"; Labor Month Sale by major business establishments in the City; Turn-over of livelihood checks under the Grassroots Participatory Budgeting (GPBP) amounting to P2.3M and DOLE Integrated Livelihood and Emergency Employment Program (DILEEP) amounting to almost P500,000.00.
Another highlight of the Labor Month celebration is the launching of various livelihood projects such as the Seaweed project and motorcycle and repair of the OFW Association of Rizal, ZamboangadelNorte, Small Engine Servicing and Welding Shop cum Motor parts and Accessories Enterprises Project of Polanco, Zamboanga del Norte.
Turn-over of the IT equipment to the covered Municipalities under 5th wave of the Skill Registry System (SRS) Program will happen during the May 1 celebration.
Another event to look forward is the "SPES GOT TALENT", an annual gathering of the Special Program for the Employment of Students (SPES) grantees where they will have the chance to showcase their talents to the public and the "TELENYADO" (TalentongEmpleyado) which also showcases the talents of the company employees.
MEGAJANE S. LIGUTOM, ZDNFO