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06/09/2013: Photo Releases - Agreement Signing

PHOTO RELEASE
WDC-194-2013
06 September 2013

AGREEMENT SIGNING. Minister and Consul General Ariel Penaranda (left) and District Director Mark Lara (foreground) sign the Arrangement Establishing an Understanding between the United States Department of Labor’s Wage and Hour Division (WHD) Baltimore District Office and the Consular Section of the Embassy of the Philippines in Washington, D.C., on the occasion of the US Labor Rights Week on 30 August 2013. The signing of local alliances with the various regional, district and area offices of the WHD is in pursuance of the Joint Declaration and Agreements signed last year between the Philippine Embassy and the US Department of Labor and its two agencies, the WHD, and the Occupational Safety and Health Administration. The declaration and agreements are intended to provide for collaborative activities on information sharing, outreach and training for Filipino nationals on their rights to proper compensation and a safe working environment. Witnessing the signing are Labor Attache Luzviminda Padilla and WHD Investigator Gwendolyn Pfeiffer. Also in photo is Consul Arlene Magno. (Philippine Embassy Photo by Elmer G. Cato)

PHOTO RELEASE
WDC-195-2013
06 September 2013

AGREEMENT SIGNING. Consul General Ariel Penaranda (left) and Director Mark Lara (right) exchange documents at the signing ceremony of the Embassy’s second local alliance with the Wage and Hour Division (WHD) of the United States Department of Labor, at the Romulo Hall of the Philippine Embassy on 30 August 2013.  Witnessing the signing are Labor Attache Luzviminda Padilla (background, left) and WHD Investigator Gwendolyn Pfeiffer (background, right). (Philippine Embassy Photo by Elmer G. Cato)

PHOTO RELEASE
WDC-196-2013
06 September 2013

AGREEMENT SIGNING. Members of the Consular-Labor team of the Philippine Embassy in Washington D.C. pose with the members of the Baltimore District Office of the Wage and Hour Division of the United States Department of Labor following the signing of the agreement.  Standing from left are:  Welfare Officer Saul De Vries, Consul Arlene Magno, Labor Attache Luzviminda Padilla, Consul General Ariel Penaranda, Director Mark Lara, Investigator Gwendolyn Pfeiffer and Investigator Angela Lim. (Philippine Embassy Photo by Elmer G. Cato)

VIDEO RELEASE
WDC-028-2013
06 September 2013