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Baku, Azerbaijan, Jan. 27
By Anvar Mammadov - Trend:
Azerbaijan will prepare a concept of employment covering 2016-2025, said Minister for Labour and Social Protection of Population Salim Muslimov Jan. 27, according to a message issued by the ministry he heads.
The Ministry for Labour and Social Protection of Population has already held the first meeting of a working group, which will prepare the draft of the concept.
Representatives from the Ministry of Economy, Ministry of Culture and Tourism, Ministry of Youth and Sports, Taxes Ministry, Ministry of Labor and Social Protection of Population, the State Statistics Committee, the Council of State Support to NGOs, the Trade Unions Confederation, the World Bank, the UN Population Fund and the International Labour Organization attended the meeting.
Muslimov further said the draft concept, which will cover the years 2016-2025, is planned to be prepared in three months.
"The draft will include the analysis of the current macroeconomic situation and the labor market, future prospects and development trends, upcoming challenges and problems," he said. "It will also include the main goals and objectives of the employment policy for the next years, ensuring a balance between supply and demand on the labor market and other issues."
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