Rights Corridor Dialogues’ Friday (May 07) episode, “Reorganising Labour Migration in the Philippines: Which Way?” explored the issue of creating the Department of Overseas Filipinos (DOFil) for migrant workers with Rights Corridor managing director and RC Dialogue’s host Froilan Malit, Jr.

One of its distiguished guests, Philippine Consul General in Dubai and Northern Emirates, Paul Raymund Cortes pointed out that the negative assessment of overseas Filipinos of the services rendered by the mission posts and the Philippine Oversease Labor Offices (POLOs) in general have resulted in the conception of new migration agencies, despite that fact that the Philippine government continues to be recognised by other governments to be a good global model in terms of promoting and protecting the rights and welfares of Filipino migrant workers. Watch full video