BOAC, MARINDUQUE – On 19 January 2022, the Department of Labor and Employment Marinduque Field Office in coordination with the PESO Federation of Marinduque held their 2021 PESO Year-End Performance Assessment (YEPA) and 2022 1st quarter meeting at the Training Center, Provincial Capitol, Boac, Marinduque.

The meeting was attended by the PESO Managers and their staff of the entire province of Marinduque with the objective of presenting the performance of DOLE and PESO for 2021, plan strategies for programs and activities for 2022. Aside from DOLE Marinduque and the PESO managers, the activity was also graced via Zoom App by DOLE MIMAROPA RD Naomi Lyn Abellana and ARD Erwin Aquino. And via personal attendance by Marinduque Governor Presbitero Velasco.

RD Abellana thanked the PESO Managers for their effort and accomplishments and emphasized the core functions of the PESO which are Labor Market Information, Referral and Placement, Employment Coaching and Career Counseling.

These were the topics covered by the activity

  • The 2021 province-wide accomplishment, monthly submission of Statistical Performance Rating System (SPRS), Guidelines for the awarding of PESO Year-End incentives, proposed 2022 targets, and Field Office activities for 2022
  • Special Program for Employment of Students (SPES) including the process/placement and payment, 2021 SPES Implementation Report/2022 Pledges
  • 2021 Inspection/SENA/CAMP Report
  • 2021 TUPAD Implementation Report
  • 2021 Livelihood Implementation Report and Livelihood Checklist and attachments
  • 2021 Child Labor Program Report
  • OWWA 2021 Accomplishments/Updates
  • Other Matters

The PESO, being an indispensable partner of DOLE, has played a critical role in implementing policy responses by the government to augment and support both workers in the formal and informal economy.