22 August 2014
- White House Executive Chef Cris Comerford and Philanthropist Loida Nicolas Lewis lead International Delegation to 11th Filipina Leadership Global Summit October 5-8, 2014 in the Philippines
- Commission on Filipinos Overseas with the Office of the President of the Philippines Co-Convenes Filipina Summit
- Filipina Women's Network Selects 100 Most Influential Filipina Women For 2014 From 14 Countries
04 August 2014
August 1, 2014 – Emigrants, OFWs, and vacationing migrants may now register as overseas voter at the Commission on Filipinos Overseas – Manila.
As part of the government's extensive campaign to encourage overseas Filipinos to register and vote for the upcoming elections, the Commission on Elections, Department of Foreign Affairs and CFO formally opens the second Overseas Voters Registration Center at CFO Manila on August 1, 2014. The event was graced by CFO Secretary Imelda M. Nicolas, COMELEC Commissioner Lucenito Tagle, DFA Underscecretary Rafael Seguis, and CFO Executive Director Mary Grace Tirona. The first Registration Center was launched last June 2014 at the Office of Consular Affairs, ASEANA Business Park in Pasay City.
04 August 2014
|Senate President Franklin Drilon: Frustrated. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO|
MANILA, Philippines–Senate President Franklin Drilon has called on the Commission on Elections (Comelec) to fast-track the adoption of measures that would allow some 12 million overseas Filipinos to register and vote online for their favored candidates in the 2016 elections.
31 July 2014
On July 24 and 25, 2014, two teams from the Commission on Filipinos Overseas (CFO) implemented the immediate calamity relief operation for victims of typhoon Glenda, which was sponsored by the Feed the Hungry, Inc. (FTH) of Washington, DC.
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Migration-Related News (Local)
CFO Events / CFO Participation
TFC provides the Ambassadors, Consuls General & Tourism Directors’ tour delegates a ‘sample’ of the ‘Galing ng Filipino’
26 August 2014
LGUs and civil society organizations can now propose projects in the 2015 National Budget
19 August 2014
PBG-JFC Letter to P-Noy on Key Issues and Proposed Measures
13 August 2014
News on Overseas Filipinos
Fil-Am Designs US Humanities Medal
22 August 2014
USP4GG Reps meet with DHS officials in DC to discuss TPS
14 August 2014
Consular Outreach Mission to Sydney Fiesta Kultura 2014
12 August 2014
Penafrancia Australia in Penrith, September 20th
11 August 2014
News from Philippine Embassies/Consulates
Join our survey on the CFO’s PDOS!
Migrants Advisory Information System
Virtual Sentro Rizal
Where to Donate
Linking Migration, Remittances And Development: The Philippine Case
August 4-8, 2014, Shanghai, China
The President's Speech
Statement of President Aquino on the launch of the Foreign Aid Transparency Hub (FAiTH)
President of the Philippines
November 18, 2013