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OWWA and Reintegration Program and Bread and Pastry Production as Livelihood for Bucheon Filipino Migrants Community; 13 March 2016


Bread & Pastry Production of Bucheon Filipino Migrants Community; 21 March 2016


Bread & Pastry Production, Bucheon Filipino Migrants Community; 3 April 2016


Session on 10 April 2016: Bread and Pastry Production for Bucheon Filipino Migrants Community


International Symposium on the Prevention of Sex Trafficking, 23 Sept 2015, Seongdong Youth Center


2016 Bayanihan sa Korea

Welfare Officer Manuela Pena (3rd from Left) consulting with Korean and Filipino staff manning the booth of Seoul Global Center, an accredited Center by the Seoul Government serving foreigners  - 12 June; “2016 Bayanihan sa Korea”


With the booth of Filipino EPS Workers ((FEWA)- Korea)


Booth of the KASAMAKO, a Migrante-affiliated Filipino Community

2016 Bayanihan sa Korea with POLO and Filcomm as lead organizer

Welfare Officer & OIC-POLO – P.E. – South Korea  Manuela Pena ( 3rd from L)  with H.E. Raul Hernandez, Ambassador to Korea ( center ) and Madame Anna Hernandez  with the crowd during the 2016 Bayanihan sa Korea at BanPo Park; a joint MIGRANT WORKERS Day and Independence Day Celebration with the Filipino community and network GOs and NGOs on 12 June 2016.


The Philippine Overseas Labor Office ( POLO) has been the lead Office in the Embassy to plan and carry out the activities of Bayanihan sa Korea every year.


The POLO Staff with the Ambassador and media personality Ms. Mare Yao ( 2nd from R ) who helped organized the event


The Officers of the Embassy with the guests during the 2016 Bayanihan sa Korea


Welfare Officer & OIC-POLO Manuela Pena  hand over together with Ambassador Raul Hernandez to  a token of appreciation / gift  to MR. KIM. PYUNG-HEE, Vice President of Human Resource Development Services – Ministry of Employment and Labor ( HRDS-MOEL) – ROK , the lead Office that implements the government to government program  under the Employment Permit System ( EPS)

2016 Bayanihan sa Korea Special Interview of Filcomm by PTV 4

Ms. Mare Yao (center in sleeveless white blouse)  of PTV 4 and DZMM “ Buhay  Marino “ and Companero, Companera conducted special interview for audio-visual presentation to her program featuring OFW leaders / select Filcomm on 11 June 2016 at the Philippine Embassy-Seoul  as mobilized by the POLO.


Actress Ms. Ellen Adarna (3rd from L)  was also present with OWWA-POLO staff during the interview a day before the 2016 BAYANIHAN SA KOREA



Post-arrival Orientation Seminar (PAOS) for newly-arrived OFWs at Anseong City on 20 January 2016

Post-arrival Orientation Seminar ( PAOS) for newly-arrived OFWs  to work as factory workers under the Employment Permit System ( EPS),  a government to government hiring system at KBIZ , Anseong City on 20 January 2016.


Welfare Officer Manuela Pena orienting the participants on labor and living condition of migrant workers in Korea and about programs and services of the POLO-OWWA.

LABOR COUNSELING and UPDATES orientation at the KKPTI on 15 May 2016

The POLO with Welfare Officer Manuela Pena ( 9th from left; 1st row) with  participants  to  the LABOR COUNSELING and UPDATES orientation at the KKPTI   on  15  May  2016; seminar was undertaken by the Post for Filipino factory workers under the Employment Permit System ( EPS)  who are likewise enrolled in  Forklift  Operation Training in partnership with  HRD – MOEL.


Welfare Officer conducting  ORIENTATION on LABOR UPDATES and COUNSELING among OFWs /EPS workers at KPPTI , Incheon on 15 May 2016


Welfare Officer Pena ( 3rd from L) with AS Mangune and LBP rep Leover Loyola taking photo outside the campus with KIS Radio broadcaster and KPPTI facilitator Ms. Gennie Kim ( 2nd from L)  after the Orientation