Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) Secretary Silvestre “Bebot” Bello III personally distributed TUPAD payouts and livelihood assistance to beneficiaries in Koronadal City on Friday (24 Sept 2021) in Brgy. Morales. Local government officials and employees from DOLE Region XII attended the occasion.
TUPAD or Tulong Panghanapbuhay sa Ating Disadvantaged/Displaced Workers program is a community-based package of assistance that provides emergency employment for displaced workers amid the pandemic, underemployed and seasonal workers for a minimum period of 10 days, but not to exceed a maximum of 30 days, depending on the nature of work to be performed.
(Carmella Dionisio/Crismon Heramis III/B. Cuaresma/ai/mtvn)