This section gathers a range of tools and references that would aid your search for more comprehensive resources on overseas Filipinos. Available resources are provided and classified under the following topics:
- CFO Publications – gathers reference materials produced by the Commission on Filipinos Overseas
- Laws on Overseas Filipinos – a collection of legislation i.e. Republic Acts, Proclamations, Executive Orders, Memorandum Circulars and GAD Codes that contain provisions for overseas Filipinos.
- Statistics on Overseas Filipinos – presents the latest statistics on overseas Filipino culled from the country’s statistical agencies.
- Good Practices – compiles a selection of stories of notable practices of overseas Filipinos or by national government agencies, local government units and partner stakeholders pertaining to overseas Filipinos.
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Glossary on Migration -This glossary attempts to serve as a guide to the mire of terms and concepts in the migration field,in an effort to provide a useful tool to the furtherance of such international cooperation and the common understanding of migration issues.
International Migration and the Millenium Develoment Goals
Mainstreaming Migration – these documents show migration’s link to the current MDG framework
Migration and the UN Post2015 Agenda – This document shows the relevance of including migration in the main framework of the post-2015 development agenda
Millenium Development Goals and Migration
Business Planning and Registration
Business Plan Outline – Learn the basics of running a business, making a surefire business plan, and the steps to take to grow your business!
A Guide to Registering Your Business – these are the requirements and procedures on how to register you business.
Entrepreneurship – good personal attitude and outlook matters too especially while running the business and waiting for it to take-off. Learn the traits and characteristics to be a successful entrepreneur.
14 Character Traits of the Entrepreneur
25 Common Characteristics of Successful Entrepreneurs
About MSMEs – Learn the roles and importance of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises in the Philippine economy.
Investment Opportunities in Crops
Investment Opportunities in Livestock
Investment Opportunities in Fisheries
A Guide to Francising – these are the requirements and procedures on how to register you business.
Finance – Learn the importance of accounting bookkeeping in business operations. Understanding of financial statements and basic bookkeeping concepts are vital to keep your business in top financial shape.
Managing Human Resources – the outcome of getting people to work for you will depend ho how you recruit end select your employees and how to manage them while they are under your care.
Marketing Fundamentals – basic knowledge of marketing will equip the entrepreneurs to create a market plan for their products on packaging, pricing, promoting and defining strategic product positioning.
Nuat Thai – Upscaling a Migrant’s Enterprise Through Access to Credit – this is a classic case of contestable markets in microeconomics
Administrative Order No. 2012-0030 – Guidelines on Foreign Surgical and Medical Mission Program in Support of Universal Health Care / kalusugan Pangkalahatan
PRC Resolution No. 2012- 668 – Guidelines in Implementing Section 7, Paragraph (J) (L) and Section 16 of the Republic Act No. 8981, called the “PRC modernization Act of 2000”, and the Pertinent Provisions of the Professional Regulatory Laws, the General Agreement on Trade in Services, and other International Agreements on the Practice of Foreign Professional in the Philippines
PRC Resolution No. 2012-673– Suspending the Effectivity of Section 5 and Section 17 of Resolution No. 2012-668 series of 2012 entitled the “Guidelines in Implementing Section 7, Paragraph (J) (L) and Section 16 of the Republic Act No. 8981, called the “PRC modernization Act of 2000″, and the Pertinent Provisions of the Professional Regulatory Laws, the General Agreement on Trade in Services, and other International Agreements on the Practice of Foreign Professional in the Philippines”, with respect to Subsection E, Section 2 Thereof.