Press Releases

The Department of Labor and Employment Regional Office No. IV-A (DOLE IV-A) 2021 Annual Report, published recently, provides a comprehensive account of the Office’s undertakings in 2021. The Annual Report with the theme, “Synchronizing Strategies for a Strong and Resilient Recovery,” emphasizes the importance of harmonizing the approaches of the DOLE IV-A program managers and focal persons to recover from the COVID-19 crisis to create a more durable and resilient organization providing decent employment, livelihood opportunities and worker’s protection.

In his message, DOLE IV-A Regional Director Exequiel Ronie A. Guzman said:

“We are proud to present this annual report which reflects all of the efforts and sacrifices that all the hardworking men and women of DOLE CALABARZON have done to keep this region moving amidst the global crisis of the COVID-19 pandemic. Although bruised and battered by the challenges brought, we stand tall, true to our mission to promote gainful employment opportunities, develop human resources, protect and promote the welfare of workers, and maintain industrial peace. We hope to have captured all of these in this annual report.”

“DOLE IV-A purposely strives to serve the public in the most efficient, effective, and responsive way possible. This 2021 Annual Report showcases many of this Office’s accomplishments and activities to advance our vision that every Filipino worker attains full, decent, and productive employment,” he added.


Furthermore, DOLE IV-A OIC-Assistant Regional Director Atty. Nepomuceno A. Leaño II expressed the commitment of the men and women of DOLE IV-A to deliver quality service that is timely, efficient, effective, and responsive.

“In the coming years ahead, we remain true to our goal, and we continue to be a prime regional office,” he said.

This Annual Report also features the activities of the Regional Office and its Provincial Offices including stories of success, major breakthroughs and progress in the overall operations. It also highlights DOLE IV-A’s accomplishments in 2021 in the organizational outcome related to the implementation of programs and services in the region.

The online version of this Annual Report is available at


Senior Labor and Employment Officer
Regional Labor Information Officer

Director's Corner

I gladly welcome your visit to the website of the Department of Labor and Employ
Contact us:

Your Email


(Maximum characters: 50)
You have characters left.

Your Message

(Maximum characters: 300)
You have characters left.