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OWWA Region 6 holds inaugural POBA

March 16, 2017

The Overseas Workers Welfare Administration Regional Welfare Office 6 held its first Program Orientation and Business Appreciation (POBA) last March 13, 2017 at the agency’s Iloilo City office.


About twenty-three (23) Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) and their beneficiaries attended the said activity.


The POBA is one of the prerequisites for the OFW – Enterprise Development Loan Program (EDLP), which is an enterprise development intervention and loan facility of OWWA made in partnership with Land Bank of the Philippines and the Development Bank of the Philippines that is intended to support enterprise development among OFWs and their families.

Mr. James B. Mendiola, Officer-In-Charge (standing), prepares the participants for the POBA.