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Change of claimant for DOLE AKAP ASSISTANCE

Requested from OWWA by A. Cruz at 09:46 AM on Sep 29, 2022.
Purpose: Help me to change my Claimant for DOLE AKAP ASSISTANCE
Date of Coverage: 09/15/2022 - 09/28/2022
Tracking no: #OWWA-012061831703

Cruz 09:46 AM, Sep 29, 2022

Good morning..i would like to change the claimant of my dole akap remittance because i am already out of the country now..My name is Arlene V. Cruz and i want it to change to the name of my live in partner Maria Veronica del Rosario.Thank you and hoping that you can help me with my problem.

D. Erum 11:37 AM, Sep 30, 2022

September 30, 2022

Dear Ms. Arlene Cruz,

Thank you for your request dated Sep 29, 2022 under Executive Order No. 2 (s. 2016) on Freedom of Information in the Executive Branch, for a change of claimant for DOLE- AKAP financial assistance.

We received your request on Sep 29, 2022 and will respond on or before Oct 20, 2022 09:46:14 AM, in accordance with the Executive Order's implementing rules and regulations.

Should you have any questions regarding your request, kindly contact me using the reply function on the eFOI portal at https://www.foi.gov.ph/requests/aglzfmVmb2ktcGhyHgsSB0NvbnRlbnQiEU9XV0EtMDEyMDYxODMxNzAzDA, for request with ticket number #OWWA-012061831703.

Thank you.


Ma. Cynthia D. Erum
OWWA-FOI Officer

Torres 12:17 PM, Sep 30, 2022

September 30, 2022

Dear Ms. Arlene Cruz,


Thank you for your request dated Sep 29, 2022 09:46:14 AM under Executive Order No. 2 (s. 2016) on Freedom of Information in the Executive Branch for an update of your DOLE-AKAP Application.

BE CORRECTLY INFORMED THAT THE DOLE-AKAP IS A PROGRAM of the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE).  Hence, it is appropriate to address your concern on the status  of the DOLE-AKAP financial assistance at the DOLE Regional Office IVA at 3rd and 4th Floors Anderson Building II, Parian, Calamba City, Laguna or its provincial office at Sta Cruz, Laguna

BE FURTHER REMINDED that the Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA) is a government agency attached to the Department of Migrant Workers (DMW).  It is mandated to provide welfare services to the member OFWs and their families while judiciously protecting the fund of OWWA.

If you are unhappy with this response to your FOI request, you may ask us to carry out an internal review of the response by writing the OWWA- FOI Decision Makers at email: foi_dm@owwa.gov.ph. Your review request should explain why you are dissatisfied with this response and should be made within FIFTEEN (15) calendar days from the date you received this letter. We will complete the review and tell you the result within THIRTY (30) calendar days from the date we received your review request.

However, if you are still not satisfied with the result of the review, you then have the right to appeal to the Office of the President under Administrative Order No. 22 (s. 2011).

Thank you.


Director IV- Administrative and Financial Management Office
OWWA-FOI Decision Maker

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