Milan, Italy – On 14 and 19 November 2021, POLO Milan officers met with the Filipino Communities in Torino and Bologna, respectively, to discuss their labor and welfare concerns and brief them on the latest IATF protocols for Filipinos wishing to return to the Philippines. 

In particular, the POLO discussed the categorization of countries and their respective testing and quarantine protocols, noting that vaccinated and unvaccinated nationals shall observe different quarantine guidelines. It was also highlighted that the testing protocol for those coming home accompanying minors will follow the protocol for the minor.


The briefing in Torino was attended by around 40 Filipinos while the briefing in Bologna was attended by over 30 members of the Filipino community.