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Dariga Nazarbayev holds meeting on implementation of "Employment Roadmap 2020"

06 August 2016, 00:59

Temporary partial subsidizing of wages of skilled workers for the reduced working hours in the framework of the ERM was discussed during a meeting of the Interdepartmental Commission under the chairmanship of Deputy Prime Minister Dariga Nazarbayeva.

This measure will save valuable skilled personnel at the time of the difficult economic situation - with a decrease in production volume or price of products due to global market conditions prices.

According to local authorities, such measures at this stage, are provided in eight enterprises of Almaty and East Kazakhstan, Karaganda, Pavlodar and South Kazakhstan oblasts of Kazakhstan.

The meeting also discussed approaches to work among young people and provide them with employment. The  program  is proposed to introduce a mass training of computer literacy, basics of entrepreneurship, English, without obligation for further employment for the unemployed youth. Acquiring these skills will enhance their attractiveness to employers.

"It is necessary to diversify the funds allocated for micro-farms, dividing funds between projects in the field of animal husbandry, fodder, veterinary development. We need to help people choose the right business," Dariga Nazarbayeva said during the discussion.

Deputy Prime Minister instructed all sectoral departments to develop a single solution to all the issues of the meeting for further amendments to the Employment Roadmap 2020.