CLUSTER Updates

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CLUSTER on Labor and Employment or BBC-COLE 
 

(July 2013 – June 2014)

Co-Chairmen : Bishop Antonio R. Tobas, D.D. Meneleo J. Carlos, Jr. Isidro Antonio C. Asper

UPDATES FROM PARTNER ORGANIZATIONS:

A. QUEZON CITY – PUBLIC EMPLOYMENT SERVICE OFFICE (QC PESO)

QC PESO is very active in the implementation of Batas Kasambahay in Quezon City. Orientation/Registration programs are ongoing in barangaysin cooperation with the Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG); Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE), Social Security System (SSS); PAG-IBIG Fund, PHILHEALTH and the National Wages and Productivity Commission (NWPC).

   
CLUSTER on Pastoral Management
   
COMMITTEE on Social Justice & Agrarian Reform
- Download the Social Justice Committee Report (2011 – 2012)
 
The BBC Social Justice Committee engaged in the following activities in 2011-2012.
(1) National Summit on Poverty, Inequality and Social Reform.
The Summit held in September-December 2011 was convened by the Climate Change Congress of the Philippines , CBCP-NASSA and the National Anti-Poverty Commissio, together with the following government agencies, namely the DA, DAR, DENR, DILG, DWSD and DepEd as co-convenors.
   
Membership COMMITTEE
  The BBC Membership Committee, in partnership with Assisi Development Foundation, sponsored a Retreat/Seminar for BBC members, entitled "Coping with Aging and Facing Death: Preparation for Safe Passage into Eternal Life".
   
Institutional Spirituality Quotient (ISQ)
Living One’s Value in the Workplace
 
The past year, the ISQ’s lifegiving forces as a values audit tool were made manifest even more with the rating of Don Bosco Center of Studies (DBCS). Rev Fr. Gio Santos, its President and Rector, said that ISQ has given the institute a methodology to recognize their giftedness in a systematic and thorough manner, so unlike the way they were doing it before. DBCS would be the eight accredited institutions...
   
CAC-BBC-LAIKO GOVERNMENT PROCUREMENT MONITORING July 2011-July 2012
The Bishops-Businessmen’s Conference for Human Development (BBC) in collaboration with the Sangguniang LAIKO ng Pilipinas and funded by the Coalition Against Corruption (Makati Business Club) continues to pursue its Government Procurement Monitoring initiatives. These partners are engaged in organizing a pool of private sector volunteers, providing them training on the Government Procurement Reform Act, otherwise known as RA 9184 and the eventual deployment in Bids and Awards Committees of various government agencies.