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    April 2015 Issue  
Volume 36  
  Featured News  



Online Pre-Registration

GCP Online Appointment System - MANILA


GCP Online Appointment System - CEBU


EVP Online Pre-Registration



1343 Actionline Against Human Trafficking



3GS 2015 Sponsors & Partners






Bringing Justice Closer For Trafficking Survivors


On 29 April 2015, the COMMISSION ON FILIPINOS OVERSEAS (CFO), a government agency under the Office of the President and ARELLANO LAW FOUNDATION (ALF) through its Office of the Legal Aid (OLA), entered into an Agreement to help indigent individuals to have an access with legal service and not to be deprived in their course of justice.






Modus Operandi Involving Illegal Recruitment of Filipinos Uncovered by the Commission on Filipinos Overseas


Around 130 men and women from Manila, Ilocos, Abra and Bicol stood in front of the Commission on Filipinos Overseas (CFO) last Friday, March 27, 2015 with the hope of working abroad. They were recruited through Facebook and promised work as dairy farm assistants, farm workers, nurses and healthcare workers in countries such as New Zealand, Australia, Canada and South Korea. The alleged illegal recruiter instructed the unknowing victims to pay a processing fee between P 130,000.00 - P215,000.00 through bank and personal transactions for the supposed paperwork necessary for overseas employment.






TFC and CFO Take Partnership Further in 2015 for Overseas Filipinos

CFO gears up for 2015 Regional Summit in Europe and YouLeaD forum in the Philippines after successful Global Summit, co-presented by The Filipino Channel




The Filipino Channel (TFC)


April 1, 2015 (Quezon City) - Right on the heels of their successful partnership for the 3rd Global Summit of Filipinos in the Diaspora (3GS) in February at the historic Manila Hotel, the Commission on Filipinos Overseas (CFO) and ABS-CBN The Filipino Channel (TFC), are gearing up for more partnerships for the overseas Filipinos in 2015.




2013 Stock Estimate of Overseas Filipinos

  Migration-Related News  



How To Channel Migrant Remittances To Deliver Growth

20 April 2015



European Leaders Urged to Strengthen ‘Minimalist’ Approach to Mediterranean Migration Crisis

24 April 2015



  Overseas Filipino News  



2nd European Regional Conference of Overseas Filipinos in Malta

17 April 2015



Why Retire In The Philippines

14 April 2015


  CFO Events/Participation  


TFC Bags Its First Philippine Anvil Award For Its Advocacy Campaign On Overseas Voting

23 April 2015


Filipino Financial Problems? Here Are Key Reasons Why

14 April 2015


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