Today, Social Economic Council of Kosovo (SEC), held a constitutive meeting where new members of the Council were introduced. The Chairperson of SEC for this year is the Minister of Labor and Social Welfare. In today's meeting, in agreement with all the members of the SEC, it was decided that SEC is headed by the Minister of MLSW for a calendar year, starting from today.
Minister of Labor and Social Welfare, Mr. Skender Reçica, participated today in the first scientific conference titled " Society based on Knowledge as a Strategy for Economic Growth", organized by the Economics Faculty of Public University "Hasan Prishtina", with the support of UNDP and the Commission European.
Minister of Labor and Social Welfare, Mr. Skender Reçica, waited today in a meeting Mrs. Emily Kenney, policy analyst at the Transition Justice, Peace and Security Sector, UN Women International Organization, and other representatives of this organization. At this meeting, Minister Mr. Reçica informed Mrs. Kenney for the actions that the MLSW is undertaking regarding the category of the vulnerable group, namely the women. He announced that Sector Strategy of the MLSW, which will be adopted by the Government until the end of the year, women will have a special treatment as participants in active labor market measures, as well as in employment mediation.
Minister of Labor and Social Welfare, Mr. Reçica hosted today in a meeting the President of the Union of Independent Trade Unions of Kosovo, Avni Ajdini, with his two vice presidents. During this meeting, Minister Reçica and the President of BSPK, Ajdin agreed on cooperation and raising issues of interest to citizens and workers in particular.
Minister of Labor and Social Welfare, Mr. Skender Reçica and Minister of Education, Science and Technology Mr. Shyqeri Bytyqi, today in a ceremony case, have signed a co-operation agreement between the Ministry of Labor and Social Welfare, the Ministry of Education and GIZ (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit).
Minister of Labor and Social Welfare, Mr.Skender Reçica hosted today in a meeting the Minister of State for Work, Social, Family and Integration, of the Landed of Bavaria, Mrs.Emilia Müller, with associates. Minister Reçica thanked Minister Müller for the support given by the Federal Republic of Germany to the state of the Republic of Kosova and especially the support to the Ministry of Labor and Social Welfare with clear projects in reducing unemployment, vocational training of youth, etc.
Minister of Labor and Social Welfare, Mr. Skender Reçica, hosted today in an informative meeting the regional director of GIZ, James Macbeth Forbes with associates. Minister Reçica informed the attendees about the challenges and problems that have faced the MLSW and the Ministry's priorities for solving these challenges. He thanked the representatives of GIZ for their support for the Ministry of Labor and Social Welfare.
Minister Reçica informed the Parliamentary Commission on the challenges facing the Ministry of Labor and Social Welfare and the priorities of the Ministry to sort out these challenges. Minister Reçica thanked the Commission and expressed the readiness of close cooperation with the Parliamentary Commission for addressing employment and raising social welfare of citizens of the Republic of Kosova.
Minister of Labor and Social Welfare, Skender Reçica hosted today in the meeting the head of UNICEF office in the Republic of Kosova, Brandão Có. At this meeting Minister Reçica thanked Mr. Có for UNICEF's cooperation and support given to the Government of the Republic of Kosova, especially MLSW.
The Ministry of Labor and Social Welfare, the Employment Agency of the Republic of Kosova and the Association of Builders of the Landit of Bavaria, supported by GIZ ( German International Cooperation GmbH / GIZ in the Republic of Kosova), based on the cooperation agreement, launch today the second proclamation application for the selection of 25 young candidates aged 18 to 25, for education and vocational training in Bavaria, Germany, in the field of construction, in the construction profession on land, underground and repair jobs.