Baku, Azerbaijan, Oct. 14
By Ilhama Isabalayeva - Trend:
The Azerbaijani citizens are to be provided with a proactive service on 19 types of benefits till late 2019, Azerbaijani Minister of Labor and Social Protection of Population Sahil Babayev told reporters in Baku, Trend reports on Oct. 14.
“After the introduction of these services, there will be no need for the citizens’ written and e-appeals,” the minister added.
“The right to receive benefits by citizens is recognized and secured by the state,” Babayev said. “This includes disability benefits, benefits for the elderly and benefits for the loss of a breadwinner.”
The minister stressed that pension assignment regarding 25,000 appeals and the assignment of social benefits regarding 150,000 appeals are planned to be transformed into proactive services by the end of 2019.
“After these services are fully transformed into electronic format during the year, on average, up to 200,000 appeals will be considered to be in proactive format,” Babayev added.