The Philippine Consulate General in Milan conducted this year’s second consular outreach mission in Modena, Italy on 05 and 06 August 2017. The mission is part of the Consulate’s effort to bring services closer to Filipinos, benefiting residents of Modena and neighboring towns and cities in the region of Emilia Romagna. The consular team, supervised by Vice Consul Flaureen Dacanay, rendered a total of 229 consular services. Post also released a total of 52 passports and documents which were applied for in the past months.
The partner agencies Philippine Labor Office (POLO), Social Security System (SSS), Office of Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA) and Pag-IBIG Fund were also present to render services. They processed OWWA memberships and assisted claimants for retirement and other social benefits.