The Policy Development Division will be focusing on the following functions:

  1. Formulate and develop plans and programs on employability, employment facilitation, and employment promotion designed to benefit disadvantaged groups and communities;
  2. Analyze and develop existing and proposed employment policies (i.e., Implementing Rules, Regulations, and Legislations) vis-a-vis their effects on employment generation and human resource development; 
  3. Review and monitor commitments to international agreements (i.e., ASEAN, ILO, Trade Agreements, etc.) vis-a-vis their impact on local employment; and
  4. Perform such other functions as may be provided by law or as may be assigned by the DOLE Secretary.

PDD TEAM

ROSALINDA PINEDA

Division Chief

ESPRD STAFF

JEROME LUCAS

Supervising Labor and Employment Officer

PAUL CABATIC

Senior Labor and Employment Officer

WILMER KARLO PASAGUE

Senior Labor and Employment Officer

ARNOLD JANSSEN SARAGENA

Senior Labor and Employment Officer

LOREN ART CAYABYAB

Labor and Employment Officer III (LI)

ALEXIS GABRIEL HABITO

Labor and Employment Officer III (LI)

JOHN ROD SADIA

Labor and Employment Officer III (LI)

ROI EARL RED

Labor and Employment Officer III (LI)

MARCOS URSUA

Labor and Employment Officer III (LI)

SHIELA LANTACA

Labor and Employment Officer III (LI)

NEIL CLARK MANUEL

Labor and Employment Officer II

JOHN ENRICO ABIAD

Administrative Assistant III

AR JOHN SIY

Administrative Aide VI

Telephone No. 8528-0083

e-mail: esrd_ble@yahoo.com