National Conciliation and Mediation Board
Regional Branch No. 5
12 March 2018
Legazpi City – As part of mainstreaming gender and development programs to its stakeholders, the National Conciliation and Mediation Board – Regional Branch 5 (NCMB-RB5), in coordination with its social partners, the Labor and Management Industrial Peace Advocates (LAMIPA) and Organization of Grievance Machinery Advocates (OGMA) spearheaded a whole day seminar on March 7, 2018 on Gender and Development (GAD).
More than ninety attendees from different management and labor representatives of organized and unorganized private companies in the region trooped to Hotel St. Ellis in Legazpi City to participate in the seminar. Topics on Anti-Sexual Harassment Act, Anti-Violence against Women and their Children Act, Basic Human Rights, and Workplace Harassment Prevention were presented. Other topics included were programs on Alternative Dispute Resolution, Family Welfare, DOLE Integrated Livelihood and Emergency Employment and Workers’ Organization and Development.