PIA Press Release
Thursday, January 12, 2012
DOLE Quirino bares accomplishmentsby Thelma C. Bicarme
CABARROGUIS, Quirino, Jan. 12 (PIA) -- The provincial head of the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) here has reported that their office has exceeded their 2011 targets in employment facilitation, Special Program for Employment of Student (SPES) and jobs fairs.
Based on its accomplishment report, DOLE Quirino was able to facilitate the application of some 1,715 job applicants, higher than their 1,350 target.
Of the total number facilitated, 1,346 were hired under the Public Employment Service Office.
Guillermo C. Tan, DOLE provincial head said the remarkable accomplishment is attributed to the strong support of the PESOs of the province in the implementation of employment programs as well as the strong linkages with the schools/universities and the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority.
On SPES, Tan said they targeted 1,200 student beneficiaries but they were able to register 1,300 beneficiaries or 108 percent accomplishment.
Out of the registered student beneficiaries, 1,200 were targeted to be absorbed and 1,250 students were actually placed or 104 percent accomplishment.
Seven jobs fairs were conducted in the municipalities of Nagtipunan, Saguday, Maddela and Cabarroguis, Diffun, Aglipay during celebration of their town fiestas and one at St Marks School on its founding anniversary celebration.
On capability building services for livelihood, DOLE 2 had provided a total of P2,831,514 livelihood assistance to some 14 local government units, cooperatives and some individual beneficiaries.
Highlighting their accomplishments are the liquidation reports they retrieved from their beneficiaries such as LGU Saguday - Nego Kart, P135,000; La Paz TODA- P200,000; MAGSALO- P120,000.00 and Starter Kit-PWD, P100,000.00.
LGU Maddela- NEGO Kart, P105,000 and Starter Kit, P90,000.00; LGU- Nagtipunan-(Kadikitan Association for Community Development P90,100.00); LGU Aglipay-Commissary Store & Canteen P80,000; LGU Diffun- NEGO Kart, P105,00 and Starter Kit P50,000.00; LGU Cabarroguis -Starter Kit, P150,000 and SDVTODA P200,000.00 and NGO-PEDAI - (Tilanggit Processing DFLA,VPMLA, MASRADECA, P1,200,000) and Tiger Grass Production DARFA, BVFA P920,774. (TCB/PIA 2)