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The number of OFW cases forwarded to NLRC from POEA related to refunds for illegal agency fees

Requested from NLRCom by M. Melgar at 12:27 PM on Mar 19, 2021.
Purpose: Research and Development
Date of Coverage: 01/01/2019 - 01/01/2020
Tracking no: #NLRCom-083080845131

Melgar 12:27 PM, Mar 19, 2021

Hi! I would like to request for these information for my research about OFW victims of illegal recruitment agencies. Thank you.

Hermano 04:47 PM, Mar 23, 2021

March 23, 2021

Dear Mikko,

Thank you for your request dated Mar 19, 2021 under Executive Order No. 2 (s. 2016) on Freedom of Information in the Executive Branch, for The number of OFW cases forwarded to NLRC from POEA related to refunds for illegal agency fees.

We received your request on Mar 19, 2021 and will respond on or before Apr 09, 2021 12:27:36 PM, 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, for request with ticket number #NLRCom-083080845131.

Thank you.


Ailen May Hermano
FOI Officer

Hi, Mikko Melgar!

Unfortunately, the data you are requesting is not within our jurisdiction, thus not available from our agency (Data on OFWs - illegal recruitment).

For this reason, we would like to refer you to the Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA) as they may have the available data for your research.

Hotlines: 722-11-44, 722-11-55

Apollo C. De Robles
Human Resources Development Division

Nascel A. Gabito
Information & Education Division

Hope this helps! Thank you. God bless.

Kperez, FOIDM

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