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Research Title Policy Study on Mitigating the Health & Social Costs of Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) in the Philippines
Research Personnel Leader:
Staff:
Dr. Socorro M. Rodriguez
Dr. Nimfa B. Ogena
Research Duration Start:
End:
29 September 2012
30 July 2013
Research Location Manila
Research Description The proj. will provide, among others, validated list of health & social issues relevant to BPO workers in RP, and policy recommendations.
Research Objectives To validate the findings of the 2009 RTD on BPO pertaining to health & social concerns facing the BPO workers & propose policies for their benefit.
Research Beneficiary(ies) BPO workers, policymakers
Research Accoplishments Reviewed literature on health & social issues/problems of BPO workers & the existing policies/guidelines or enabling laws for BPO; developed online survey questionnaire; conducteds meetings with BPAP Senior Exec. Dir.
Total Research Cost ₱763,644
Research Agencies Funding:
Implementing:
Cooperating:
Monitoring:
NRCP
EAC
Business Processing Association of the Philippines (BPAP)
NRCP
Research Budget Breakdown Year:
Year Funded:
PS:
MOOE:
EO:
Total Cost
Date Released
Amount Released
1 9 months
2012
₱146,700
₱606,944
₱10,000
₱763,644
1 September 2012
₱763,644
Code A-98
KRA Code Rapid, inclusive, and sustained economic growth
Priority Thrust DOST
R&D
Improve industry competitiveness
Health
Sector Social Sciences
Actual Sector Governmental Policies
Related sectors Health