Ople Center’s press release on Saudi King’s intervention re crackdown
Apr07

Ople Center’s press release on Saudi King’s intervention re crackdown

NGO welcomes Saudi King’s intervention to suspend crackdown; calls on PH gov’t to augment embassy personnel and resources for Saudi Arabia The Blas F. Ople Policy Center, a non-government organization that assists distressed overseas Filipino workers, lauded the decision of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al Saud to order the Ministry of Interior and Ministry of Labor to stop the crackdown on foreign...

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Ople Center seeks ILO’s help in ensuring fair and humane treatment of OFWs in Sab

News Release Blas F. Ople Policy Center March 10, 2013 NGO seeks ILO’s help in ensuring fair and humane treatment of Filipino workers in Sabah A non-government organization that specializes on labor and migration issues urged the International Labor Organization to closely monitor and help verify reports of abuses in the handling of Filipino migrant workers and deportees by Malaysian authorities as the Sabah crisis continues. “We wish...

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Ople Center’s appeal: “Save euro-zone, but save Consulate in Spain too!”

News Release Blas F. Ople Policy Center June 28, 2012 NGO’s appeal: “Save euro-zone, but save Consulate in Spain as well” The Blas F. Ople Policy Center, a non-government organization that assists distressed migrant workers, appealed to the Philippine government to save the Philippine Consulate in Barcelona, Spain from closure next month as it strives to help euro-zone countries in their time of need through the International Monetary...

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Ople Center urges DFA to seek international community’s help in rescue of Pinoy seafarer in Somalia

News Release Blas F. Ople Policy Center May 6, 2012 Ople Center urges DFA to seek international community’s help in the rescue of Pinoy seafarer held captive in Somalia for the past 2 years Mother’s Day may be just a week away but that fact is lost on Aurora Gonzales, mother of a Filipino seafarer who is being held hostage by Somali pirates. Her 31-year old son, Gerald Gonzales, has been in captivity for the last two years after...

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