On this occasion, the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) Re-gional Office No. 12, through its North Cotabato Field Office, conducted a training on ladies’ accessories-making for 38 jail inmates, opening up the door for them towards a viable productive activity.
Citing the report of DOLE Regional Office 12 Director Chona Mantilla, Labor and Employment Secretary Rosalinda Dimapilis-Baldoz said the training, held in cooperation with the Provincial Social Welfare Development Office of Cotabato City and the Bureau of Jail and Penology, was a timely intervention to empower the women inmates by teaching them how to be self-sufficient through self-employment.
|Source Institution||Department of Labor and Employment|
|Place of Publication||Manila|
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