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Workers Union Wins ULP Case Against Japanese Company

Posted by WAC Main info central on Tuesday, June 28, 2016, In : News 

PMPD's officers and members during the May 1, 2012 Demonstration in Rosario, Cavite

Rosario, Cavite – The Pagkakaisa ng Manggagawa sa Philippine Denrai (PMPD) – Independent represented by its 16 union officials and members won the consolidated complaint for unfair labor practice, illegal closure and illegal dismissal against the Philippine Denrai, Inc. (PDI) now known as Kyoto Global Exterior Inc. (KGEI) that it filed before the National Labor Relations Commission Regional Arbitration Bran...


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At 20: WAC Holds Forum

Posted by WAC Main info central on Tuesday, January 26, 2016, In : News 



Rosario, Cavite – The Workers Assistance Center (WAC) held a forum on November 30, their 20
th founding anniversary in its office at Sapa 1 of the said town.

Rep. Neri Colmenares of the Party list Bayan Muna was the guest speaker and tackled the recently enacted bill to increase the retirees’ monthly pension from the Social Security System (SSS) and still pending bill of lowering income taxes in the country.

The discussion started at 10 in the morning who were attended by workers, church peo...


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Roundtable Discussion on Young Workers Held

Posted by WAC Main info central on Monday, December 28, 2015, In : News 



May 17, 2015 – The Workers Assistance Center (WAC) hosted a roundtable discussion in its office in Rosario, Cavite concerning the presence of young trainees allegedly working in some of the manufacturing plants located inside the Cavite Economic Zone (CEZ).

Said trainees are under the Dual Training System (DTS) Program supervised by the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) and implemented thru accredited training schools and institutes.

WAC decided to hold the discussi...


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SOMO; PMPI-ST Cluster; WAC Collaborate Hold Training-Workshop

Posted by WAC Main info central on Sunday, October 11, 2015, In : News 



The Center for Research on Multinational Corporations (SOMO), an independent, not-for-profit research and 
network organization based in the Netherlands; the Philippine Misereor Partnership Inc. (PMPI) Southern Tagalog Cluster – a network of people’s organizations (POs), non-governmental organizations (NGOs), church/faith-based groups and Misereor, the German Catholic Bishops’ Organization for Development Cooperation; and the Workers Assistance Center (WAC) worked together to organize a ...

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Philippine government accepts high-level ILO mission to the country

Posted by WAC Main info central on Friday, July 3, 2009, In : Press Release 

The government of the Philippines recently gave in to international and local pressure and agreed to allow a high-level International Labor Organization-led mission to the country.

 

The PSAC has been among the numerous Canadian and international unions to put pressure on the Philippine government to address the alarming rate of human rights violations and to accept the ILO mission.  The PSAC Social Justice Fund  also sent two delegates to a labour mission in the Southern Tagalog region of th...


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