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Pre Employment Orientation Seminar (PEOS)

Date Shared: Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 13:30

PEOS stands for Pre Employment Orientation Seminar. It is a general public information advocacy campaign that seeks to inform people about the realities of migration abroad.

Migrant Reception and Orientation Offices

Date Shared: Friday, October 18, 2019 - 09:58

In Morocco, various municipalities in the region of Souss-Massa have established Migration Reception and Orientation Offices  for returning Moroccans in order to support them with the administrativ

Alert level classification system

Date Shared: Friday, February 17, 2017 - 11:00

The Philippines Alert level classification system essentially classifies the degree of threat and of immediate danger that the migrant worker is facing.

Transitional Solutions Initiative for Refugees and their Host Communities in Eastern Sudan (2011-2013)

Date Shared: Friday, October 9, 2015 - 13:00

Eastern Sudan was selected as a pilot area for the Transitional Solutions Initiative (TSI).

National Hospital Insurance Fund (NHIF), Kenya

Date Shared: Tuesday, February 25, 2014 - 17:30

The mission of the National Hospital Insurance Fund (NHIF) in Kenya is to provide accessible, affordable sustainable and quality social health insurance through effective and efficient utilization

MiDA Senegal

Date Shared: Monday, January 13, 2014 - 18:15

The overall objective of MIDA (Migration for Development in Africa) is to assist African governments to achieve their development goals through the creation and strengthening of sustainable links b

Climate Change of Sri Lanka and Human Mobility Challenges

Date Shared: Wednesday, January 24, 2018 - 18:04

Sri Lanka is one of the South Asian countries which is negatively affected by the climate change. This includes natural disasters such as flood, earth slips, cyclones and droughts etc.

Supporting host communities for refugees and migrants from Venezuela in the border regions of Colombia and Ecuador

Date Shared: Thursday, March 19, 2020 - 15:08

Commissioned by the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ), this programme implemented by GIZ supports government institutions, local governments and civil society in the b

The ASEAN Declaration on the Protection and Promotion of the Rights of Migrant Workers

Date Shared: Tuesday, November 7, 2017 - 15:47

All ASEAN Member States adopted  in 2007 the ASEAN Declaration on the Protection and Promotion of the Rights of Migrant Workers.

SADC Employment and Labour Sector

Date Shared: Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 10:06

The main function of the Employment and Labour Sector (ELS) within the SADC (Southern African Development Community) Secretariat  is to facilitate and coordinate the development, harmonisation, and

Humanitarian visas for Haitians

Date Shared: Tuesday, April 2, 2019 - 17:08

The Brazil Visa Application Centre (BVAC) is a centre in Port-au-Prince exclusively dedicated to Haitian citizens applying for special humanitarian permanent visas (VIPER), which aims to en

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Bilateral Agreement between Nepal and Malaysia on the Recruitment, Employment, and Repatriation of Workers

Date Shared: Friday, April 5, 2019 - 12:25

In October 2018, Nepal signed a labour agreement with Malaysia, the preferred job destination for Nepali migrant workers.

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Ethiopian Origin ID Card (The Yellow Card)

Date Shared: Monday, December 30, 2013 - 18:00

The Ethiopian constitution does not allow for dual citizenship. However, members of the diaspora can apply for an Ethiopian Origin ID Card (commonly called the "Yellow card").

Philippines Development Plan 2017- 2022

Date Shared: Monday, March 27, 2017 - 11:15

The Philippine Development Plan (PDP) 2017-2022 is the first medium-term plan to be anchored on a national long-term vision, or AmBisyon Natin 2040, which represents the collective vision a

Philippine Medium Term Development Plan (2004 - 2010)

Date Shared: Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 14:15

The basic task of the Medium-Term Philippine Development Plan (MTPDP), 2004-2010 was  to fight poverty by building prosperity for the greatest number of the Filipino people. 

Tanzania's Employment Service Agency (TaESA)

Date Shared: Thursday, December 26, 2013 - 16:15

The Tanzania's Employment Service Agency (TaESA) is an Executive Agency under the Ministry of Labour and Employment.

Minimum monthly wage of a Nepali overseas- worker

Date Shared: Friday, April 5, 2019 - 11:29

The government of Nepal is revising the minimum wage set for workers in the country.

Alert level classification system

Date Shared: Friday, February 17, 2017 - 11:00

The Philippines Alert level classification system essentially classifies the degree of threat and of immediate danger that the migrant worker is facing.

Pre Employment Orientation Seminar (PEOS)

Date Shared: Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 13:30

PEOS stands for Pre Employment Orientation Seminar. It is a general public information advocacy campaign that seeks to inform people about the realities of migration abroad.

ASEAN Framework Agreement on Services (AFAS)

Date Shared: Monday, September 17, 2018 - 10:05

The ASEAN Framework Agreement on Services (AFAS) was signed on 15 December 1995 by the ASEAN Economic Ministers, allowing for Mutual Recognition Agreements (MRA) in various professions and an agree

NELEX Nigeria

Date Shared: Thursday, January 2, 2014 - 09:45

National Electronic Labour Exchange (NELEX) project is an innovative platform which is designed to evolve a database of employable Labour in the Country so as to facilitate the job exchange functio

Home Development Mutual Fund - Philippines

Date Shared: Monday, June 23, 2014 - 14:30

The Home Development Mutual Fund (abbreviated as HDMF), more popularly known as the Pag-IBIG Fund, is a Philippine government-owned and controlled corporation under the Department of Human Settleme

World Employment Confederation (formerly CIETT)

Date Shared: Thursday, October 6, 2016 - 19:15

In 2006 CIETT endorsed its Code of Conduct of the International Confederation of Private Employment Agencies.

The High Level Committee on the Indian Diaspora

Date Shared: Tuesday, January 7, 2014 - 17:30

The Indian government, tasked a High Level Committee on the Indian Diaspora to analyze the location, situation and potential development role of the estimated 20 million non-resident Indians (NRI's