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Manila Declaration highlights commitment to assist labour migrants

Manila Declaration highlights commitment to assist labour migrants

There are an estimated 232 million migrants worldwide. Of that figure, 52 to 100 million are labour migrants, of which 83 per cent are female domestic workers.

In pictures - Philippines: Manila Conference on Migration

Hon. Hans Leo Cacdac, Vice Chairman, Philippine Overseas Employment Administration, speaks at the Manila Conference  about the importance of strategic partnerships to provide assistance to migrant workers. Cheryl Gagalac/IFRC   A panel of migration experts including Marilen Soliman from UN Women, Anis Hidaya, CEO of Migrant Care, Aasha Lama, Founder of AshahH4 Foundation Nepal, and Renato Villa, senior...

Manila slum fire displaces thousands of families

Manila slum fire displaces thousands of families

A terrible blaze last week destroyed or severely damaged more than 1,000 houses in Tondo, one of Manila’s poorest districts.

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Bonifacio Drive
Port Area
PO Box 280
2803 Manila

Postal Address:

PO Box 280
Manila 2803

Contact Information:

Tel: (63) (2) 527 0000527 0856/527 0866
Fax: (63) (2) 527 0857/525 5787

Language of correspondence: English


  • Honorary President: H.E.President of the Republic of the Philippines Benigno Simeon ACQUINO III
  • Chairman: Mr Richard GORDON
  • Vice-Chairman: Mr Juan Miguel ZUBURI
  • Secretary: Mr Corazon Alma G. DE LEON
  • Corporate Secretary: Mr Rodolfo O. REYES
  • Secretary General: Ms Gwendolyn PANG
  • Assistant Treasurer: Mr Rosalind P. WEE
  • Treasurer: Mr James G. DY
  • Legal Counselor: Gov. Lorna P. KAPUNAN
  • Director for Human Resources OIC, Administration Office: Ms Fe V. AGLIPAY
  • Director of Finance Department: Ms Mary Ann BUENSUCESO
  • Assistant Secretary General for Program Development and Services: Mr Niel NOCON
  • Assistant to the Secretary General, Director for Special Concerns : Mr Paul Gwyn G. L. PAGARAN
  • Director for National Blood Service: Ms Christie Monina M. NALUPTA
  • Manager - Budget and Planning Monitoring, Evaluation and Reporting Office: Ms Jeanie G. CURIANO
  • Manager - Community Health and Nursing Services : Mr Ryan Jay B. JOPIA
  • Manager - Disaster Management Services: Mr Roderic M. SALVE
  • Manager - Emergency Response Unit: Mr Leonardo P. EBAJO
  • Manager - General Services: Ms Susan A. MANALO
  • Manager - Logistics Office: Mr Eddie DIAZ
  • Manager - Social Services: Ms Zenaida P. BELTEJAR
  • OIC - International Relations and Strategic Partnerships Office: Mr Eric MATNOG
  • OIC Chapter Development : Ms Lucia M. BELTRAN
  • Head, International Humanitarian Law: Ms Manny SANTOS
  • OIC, Volunteer Service Office: Mr Radnir ARANDIA
  • IT Manager: Mr Reynaldo MENORIAS

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