Azerbaijan preparing strategy for civil service development
Baku, Azerbaijan, Feb. 6
The "Civil Service Development Strategy for 2019-2025" will be prepared in Azerbaijan.
This is stipulated by Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev’s decree on application of the law "On Amending the Law on Civil Service", dated Dec. 29, 2017, and amending the president’s decree "On Application of the Law on Civil Service, dated Dec. 29, 2000.
According to the decree, the Cabinet of Ministers was instructed within six months to prepare the draft "Civil Service Development Strategy for 2019-2025" taking into account international experience and submit it to the president.
When preparing the draft strategy, the following issues must be taken into account: institutional reforms in the civil service; personnel policy in the civil service; rotation in the civil service; application of the model of experience (competence) in the civil service to enhance the professionalism and effectiveness of civil servants; ensuring continuous professional development of civil servants; information support for the civil service, including the development of an electronic public service; creation of a progressive incentive (motivational) system for civil servants.