Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy of Use of PEOS

 

This Privacy Policy governs the manner in which PEOS collects, uses, maintains and discloses information collected from users (each, a "User") of the http://peos.poea.gov.ph website ("Site"). This privacy policy applies to the Site and all products and services offered by POEA.

Personal identification information

We may collect personal identification information from Users in a variety of ways, including, but not limited to, when Users visit our site, register on the site, fill out a form and in connection with other activities, services, features or resources we make available on our Site. Users may be asked for, as appropriate, name, email address, gender, and location.

We will collect personal identification information from Users only if they voluntarily submit such information to us. Users can always refuse to supply personally identification information, except that it may prevent them from engaging in certain Site related activities.

WorkAbroad.ph Registration

Registration to the PEOS Online also allows users to register for a WorkAbroad.ph account which may be used to search and apply for overseas jobs from POEA-licensed agencies via www.WorkAbroad.ph. By signing up with PEOS Online, a user will receive an e-mail validation request from WorkAbroad.ph.  By validating this account, the user agrees to the WorkAbroad.ph Terms of Use.

WorkAbroad.ph Log-In for PEOS Online

Existing users of WorkAbroad.ph may log in to PEOS Online using their WorkAbroad.ph account. Any additional data that may be collected to complete the registration is upon the discretion of POEA.

Non-personal identification information

We may collect non-personal identification information about Users whenever they interact with our Site. Non-personal identification information may include the browser name, the type of computer and technical information about Users means of connection to our Site, such as the operating system and the Internet service providers utilized and other similar information.

Web browser cookies

Our Site may use "cookies" to enhance User experience. User's web browser places cookies on their hard drive for record-keeping purposes and sometimes to track information about them. User may choose to set their web browser to refuse cookies, or to alert you when cookies are being sent. If they do so, note that some parts of the Site may not function properly.

How we use collected information

POEA collects and uses Users personal information for the following purposes:

  • To improve customer service
    Your information helps us to more effectively respond to your customer service requests and support needs.
  • To improve our Site
    We continually strive to improve our website offerings based on the information and feedback we receive from you.
  • To administer a content, promotion, survey or other Site feature
    To send Users information they agreed to receive about topics we think will be of interest to them.

How we protect your information

We adopt appropriate data collection, storage and processing practices and security measures to protect against unauthorized access, alteration, disclosure or destruction of your personal information, username, password, transaction information and data stored on our Site.

Third party websites

Users may find advertising or other content on our Site that link to the sites and services of our partners, suppliers, advertisers, sponsors, licensors and other third parties. In addition, these sites or services, including their content and links, may be constantly changing. These sites and services may have their own privacy policies and customer service policies. Browsing and interaction on any other website, including websites which have a link to our Site, is subject to that website’s own terms and policies.

Changes to this privacy policy

POEA has the discretion to update this privacy policy at any time. We encourage Users to frequently check this page for any changes to stay informed about how we are helping to protect the personal information we collect. You acknowledge and agree that it is your responsibility to review this privacy policy periodically and become aware of modifications.

Your acceptance of these terms

By using this Site, you signify your acceptance of this policy and terms and conditions. If you do not agree to this policy, please do not use our Site. Your continued use of the Site following the posting of changes to this policy will be deemed your acceptance of those changes.

Contacting us

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this site, please contact us at wed@poea.gov.ph.

 



Contact Us

Do not hesitate to contact us if you have any questions or feature requests:

Blas F. Ople Building
Ortigas Avenue corner EDSA
Mandaluyong City (Google Maps)

Hotlines: 722.11.44 / 722.11.55
Email: wed@poea.gov.ph
Official Site: www.poea.gov.ph



Acknowledgements

Illustrations in Training Modules by Teach Peace Build Peace Movement and PASIMUNO

Additional country resource materials by the Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA)


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