New employment and labor policy – Kazakhstan – Society of Universal Labor

Over implementation period "ERM 2020" employed more than 222K citizens

Over the period of implementation of the "Employment Roadmap 2020" 222.5 thousand people were employed, the Ministry of Health and Social Development of the Republic of Kazakhstan reported.
Nur-Sultan29 January , 16:34

In addition, under this program, people have the opportunity to learn the basics of entrepreneurship and receive microcredits. 80.8 thousand people were directed to youth practice, 103.1 thousand - to state-subsidized social jobs, 122.9 thousand people – to vocational training, retraining.

Recall, in 2015, experts of the Ministry of Health and Social Development was instructed to revise the program "Employment Roadmap 2020". On December 8 last year, the government approved amendments aimed at preserving and creating jobs.

In order to preserve the jobs of skilled industrial workers it is planned to implement a temporary mechanism for wages subsidizing.

Also, the body organizes the training of workers. To create additional jobs there are also many tools: infrastructure projects; branch and regional programs; micro-credit for entrepreneurship.