Implementation of employment project in Azerbaijan extended

Business Materials 22 October 2018 19:36 (UTC +04:00)

Baku, Azerbaijan, Oct. 22

By Matanat Nasibova - Trend:

The project implemented by the National Confederation of Entrepreneurs (Employers) Organizations of Azerbaijan (AEC) and the Ministry of Education, titled “Do not look for a job, create it”, has been extended until 2020, the AEC Vice President Vugar Zeynalov told Trend.

He noted that the cost of the project is 20,000 euros.

"The joint project that we are working on with the participation of the Ministry of Education is aimed at supporting the development and popularization of entrepreneurship in Azerbaijan. At the same time, the project’s another goal is to inoculate an entrepreneurial way of thinking in the younger generation. Our employers meet with university students in the course of which the students gain an opportunity to learn in more details the rules of doing business," Zeynalov said.

He noted that at the moment, another project is being implemented with the joint participation of the Ministry of Education and AEC, titled “Business Break”.

"As part of this project, university students visit enterprises, where they are informed in details about the work process at a production facility, in particular they receive all the necessary information directly from the entrepreneurs themselves. This project is also planned to be extended for the next year," Zeynalov said.